• Infrastructure Funding Critical to the Success of St. Louis Regional Economy and Manufacturing Industry

    Securing two billion dollars to fund major transportation infrastructure improvements has been identified as critical so that manufacturing and logistics sectors in the St. Louis region can compete in the global market. That was the key message...

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  • Speed Bump Pops Up On Missouri’s Solar Road Project

    The Idaho vendor that planned to work with the Missouri Department of Transportation on a solar road initiative is disappointed the pilot project did not work out. In an email, Scott Brusaw with Solar Roadways said it...

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  • MoDOT Plans I-44 Bridge Replacement Over Meramec River in 2018

    From West End Word:  Two Interstate 44 bridges over the Meramec River in Fenton near the Interstate 270 interchange will be replaced, starting next fall. Two ramp bridges between I-44 and Geyer Road/Watson Road also will be...

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  • Video: Career Fair Connected with Kids from 12 Schools

    The Missouri Department of Transportation hosted a Construction Career Day this Tuesday, Oct. 10,  at the Alberici Constructors facilities, 2150 Kienlen Ave. in Wellston. MoDOT partnered with 12 St. Louis area high schools, St. Louis Council of...

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  • Surprising New Location Emerging as Favorite for Hyperloop

    From Inc.:  St. Louis is the Gateway to the West. It could, someday, become the gateway to the future. Missouri officials announced Tuesday that they’re teaming up to pursue bringing the hyperloop to their state. Los Angeles-based...

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  • Hyperloop One Announces Its Finalists for Rapid Transit System

    From The Kansas City Star:  Hyperloop One, which had claimed it could build a futuristic mode of travel to zoom people from Kansas City to St. Louis in about 20 minutes, announced four U.S. routes among the top...

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  • Groundbreaking Set for Sept. 8 on New Champ Clark Bridge

    From Herald-Whig:  Construction on the new Champ Clark Bridge will begin with a groundbreaking at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 8, along the riverfront in Louisiana. The public is invited to the hourlong event, which will feature speeches...

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  • North County Bridge, Worst in the State, Poised for Makeover

    From St. Louis Business Journal:  The Missouri Department of Transportation is all too familiar with the Interstate 270 overpass at Route N in Florissant. MoDOT crews make frequent visits to the 57-year-old bridge, ensuring concrete doesn’t fall...

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  • $1 Million Available for Missouri Freight Projects

    From St. Louis Business Journal:  Missouri has allocated $1 million for a program to improve freight assets and support strategic transportation needs throughout the state. Public, private and not-for-profit organizations can submit an application to receive up...

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  • Urban Planning for Walkability

    by Laurel Harrington, Christner, Inc. This year, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) published their smart growth publication On Common Ground: Walkable Neighborhoods which emphasized the data of their 2013 national survey on the impact of walkability on home...

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