Illinois invests $25 million in East St. Louis bridge

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 | 7:49 a.m. CDT; updated 10:36 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, October 23, 2012

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. — The state of Illinois will be spending about $25 million to make it easier, safer and quicker to travel between Illinois and Missouri on the Poplar Street Bridge at East St. Louis.