UPDATE: Crippling Ice Could Cause Widespread Power Outages, Dangerous RoadsKMOX AccuWeather Meteorologist Dean DeVore says we can expect to see the freezing rain to hit the St. Louis metro-area between 8am and 10am and freezing rain will continue throughout the day Friday.
MHTC Debates Reviving Cost-Share Program for Roads, BridgesThat cost-share program was suspended in January 2014 amid declining revenues.
Authorities Gear Up For New Year's Weekend Safety ChecksState officials say that 49 people died in crashes on Illinois roads during the New Year's holiday period from 2011 to 2015.
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.

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