“A lot of people are avoiding Kingshighway, which is a great thing.”
There was one St. Louis-area fatality – 45-year-old Charles Meyer of St. Louis was killed July 3 in a crash in Franklin County.
Northbound detour will take drivers onto Vandeventer to westbound McRee, while southbound cars will be funneled onto eastbound Shaw to Vandeventer.
A major traffic reconfiguration starts Tuesday morning at 8:30 – Shaw Avenue will be closed between between Kingshighway and Vandeventer for 10 days.
There may be a bit of a traffic headache for Big Bend drivers in Richmond Heights until Wednesday.
The section of Lindbergh carries 34,000 vehicles per day and is expected to be reopened by June 29.
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is expected to sign the legislation authorizing the $300 fines.
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A major reform was announced for St. Louis County municipal courts regarding the way motorists will be treated who receive tickets.
In response to outrage over the patchwork quilt of small towns all charging different – and sometimes exorbitant – amounts for tickets, 80 local courts agree to a uniform fine schedule.