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.
A measure would raise the speed limit on multi-lane highways in rural areas from 70 to 75 mph.
Schmitt’s bill would cut from 30 percent to 10 percent how much of a city’s budget can be financed by traffic fines.
A wooden walking platform was on fire near the light rail tracks on the bridge.
The hearing focused on traffic practices and municipal court reform, and Wilson says this is not just a Ferguson problem.
The $18 million project included the replacement of bridges at Taylor, Newstead, Tower Grove and Boyle, plus construction of a new intersection at Tower Grove and Boyle.