New bridge at St. Louis on target for early 2014

Monday, June 17, 2013 | 12:00 p.m. CDT

ST. LOUIS — The new Mississippi River bridge at St. Louis is on target to begin carrying traffic early next year.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that the last piece of the Interstate 70 crossing will be set in place around the middle of next month. High water on the river will require workers to build the final 40-foot section in place, rather than building it on a barge.




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