Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge
Knowing it will be a major disruption for commuters, I-DOT will penalize the contractor $2,500 for every 15 minutes the road remains closed past the deadline of 9:00 a.m. on September 23.
PRIDE St. Louis Executive Director Jim LaMantia says the only reason to celebrate a jobless figure of around 20 percent is that it was up to 35 percent during the Great Recession.
Linking the Missouri and Illinois sides of the new Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge has taken longer than expected.
“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”
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.
Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says the new Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge will bring a strong economic impact for both Illinois and Missouri.
President Barack Obama signed legislation naming the new I-70 bridge the “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge.”
The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the name “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge” for the new I-70 bridge over the Mississippi River.
Legislation naming the new I-70 bridge the “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge” passed the U.S. House Tuesday.
Rep. John Shimkus says the measure is expected to pass the House and then win fast approval in the Senate. The name should be in place by the time the bridge opens to traffic.