Illinois Road Projects to Halt in Face of Budget ImpasseState lawmakers' inability to come together on a new budget is having a lasting impact across Illinois.
Alderman Pushes for Speed Humps in Residential AreasSpeed humps are about 3 1/2 inches tall, but are much wider and more gradual than speed bumps.
WalletHub: Missouri, Illinois Opposite in Safety RanksMissouri and Illinois are the 42nd and 17th safest states in the U.S. respectively, at least according to a list from WalletHub.
Haine: Don't Tax by the Mile, Stop Taking Money from the Road FundHaine says he never would have supported such a plan because in his district, as in many rural areas, people drive longer distances to go to work.
Missouri Senate OKs Fuel Tax Hike to Pay for Roads, BridgesThe bill now awaits action in the House, and it would also require voter approval.
Missouri Senate OKs Fuel Tax Hike to Pay for Roads, BridgesMissouri voters rejected a transportation sales tax in 2014, and proposals to increase the state's fuel tax faltered last year.
St. Louis Weather Update, Snow TotalsThe snow will hold off for the remainder of Wednesday with a chance of flurries Thursday morning.
Cheap Gas, Federal Action Boost Missouri Transportation PlanBut the department confirmed Monday that its latest financial forecasts show the situation improving so much so that it now can afford to maintain all of the state's roads in their current condition and keep the number of critical condition bridges from rising.
Ethics, Voter ID Among Measures to Watch in Missouri SessionMissouri lawmakers arrived at the Capitol on Wednesday to start the 2016 session.
Latest: Flooding Shuts Down Major STL InterstatesAn aggressive sandbagging operation had been underway to keep the lanes open.
MoDOT Closes I-55, I-44 in St. Louis County ThursdayThe duration of the closure is unknown.
UPDATE: MoDOT: I-55 at the Meramec River in Arnold May CloseThe biggest rumor Blair wants to put to rest: I-55 at the Meramec River in the city of Arnold is open," he says. "Yes the water is close to the road, and yes, we're aware of that."

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