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Work continues on the Mississippi River Bridge that will connect Illinois and Missouri, from Brooklyn, Illinois on July 15, 2013. The bridge will be named the Stan Musial Veterans Bridge and has created 3,400 jobs. The bridge should be open by March 2014.    UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge Meeting in the Middle

“We’re not going to have any speeches or anything like that but the last piece of structural steel is always the ceremonial piece and we’ll have some banners to commemorate”

07/25/2013

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Missouri, Illinois Meet In Middle

The Stan Musial Veterans Bridge will hit another milestone on Friday when both the Illinois and Missouri sides of the bridge will be joined together in the middle.

07/23/2013

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Traffic Delays Are Expected In St. Louis Area

The Missouri Department of Transportation announced closures to heavily traveled areas in St. Louis.

07/17/2013

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KCI Awarded “Park Over the Highway” Contract

KCI Construction was awarded the contract to build the “lid” over I-70 that stretches from the Old Courthouse to the Arch for $26.4 million.

07/10/2013

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St. Louis City Board of Aldermen Pass I-70, Archgrounds ‘Lid’ Plan

The bill would put a grassy lid over the downtown depressed lanes of I-70 and reroute Memorial Drive.

07/03/2013

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Study Ranks Missouri Highways 8th Best in the Nation

A new report, using numbers from 2009, ranks Missouri 8th in “highway performance and efficiency.”

07/02/2013

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Missouri to Test Slip-Resistant Road Treatment

The Missouri Department of Transportation says it will apply the “high friction surface treatment” to a pair of curves on U.S. 54 and Missouri 179 in Jefferson City.

06/10/2013

The Mississippi River is expected to crest Monday night at 39.8 feet, which is nearly 10 feet above flood stage. (KMOX/ Tanya Sinkovits)

Residents of West Alton Advised to Evacuate

Warning sirens blared in West Alton Monday night as 590 residents were advised to evacuate because of a levee breach in northeastern St. Charles County.

06/04/2013

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St. Charles Group Calls For Highway Overhaul

Calling it a death trap with accidents up by 480 percent in the past ten years, the group Shoulders for Safety says the time has come for major repairs.

05/29/2013

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Transportation Officials Warn of Roadside Meth Ingredients

“There are things that are just downright disgusting that people throw out from their cars that nobody would want to touch”

04/22/2013

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