Interstate 55 http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Holly Hills Bridge demolition to close portion of I-55 this weekend http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/holly-hills-bridge-demolition-close-portion-i-55-weekend <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="350" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?oe=utf-8&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hl=en&amp;msa=0&amp;msid=208954619287785456203.0004a0d0cd833548ba5cd&amp;ll=38.563737,-90.250797&amp;spn=0.046979,0.072956&amp;z=13&amp;output=embed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small>View <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?oe=utf-8&amp;client=firefox-a&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hl=en&amp;msa=0&amp;msid=208954619287785456203.0004a0d0cd833548ba5cd&amp;ll=38.563737,-90.250797&amp;spn=0.046979,0.072956&amp;z=13&amp;source=embed" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">Holly Hills Bridge Demolition</a> in a larger map</small></p><p><em><span class="ms">Interstate 55 will be closed from Carondelet to Broadway this weekend to allow for the removal of the Holly Hills Bridge.</span></em></p><p>Interstate 55 from Carondelet to Broadway will be closed in both directions this weekend as the Missouri Department of Transportation demolishes the Holly Hills Bridge.</p><p>The project is part of the <a href="http://www.modot.mo.gov/stlouis/major_projects/Interstate55BridgeReplacementProjectforHollyHillsandDelor.htm">Interstate 55 Bridge Replacement Project</a>, which also includes the reconstruction of the Delor Bridge, which got underway last month. The total cost of replacing both bridges is $3 million.</p><p> Wed, 13 Apr 2011 18:28:27 +0000 Julie Bierach 946 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Section of I-55 in St. Louis closed this weekend to remove Delor Bridge http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/section-i-55-st-louis-closed-weekend-remove-delor-bridge <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="240" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0" scrolling="no" src="http://maps.google.com/maps?cbll=38.56895,-90.239076&amp;layer=c&amp;cbp=13,17.39,,0,6.18&amp;hl=en&amp;gl=us&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;panoid=4bkLC3xiJ6__MDLUJ2uefA&amp;source=embed&amp;ll=38.568368,-90.239076&amp;spn=0.002013,0.00456&amp;z=17&amp;output=svembed" width="425"></iframe><br /><small><a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?cbll=38.56895,-90.239076&amp;layer=c&amp;cbp=13,17.39,,0,6.18&amp;hl=en&amp;gl=us&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;panoid=4bkLC3xiJ6__MDLUJ2uefA&amp;source=embed&amp;ll=38.568368,-90.239076&amp;spn=0.002013,0.00456&amp;z=17" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 255); text-align: left;">View Larger Map</a></small></p><p><em>A view of the Delor Bridge from I-55.</em></p><p>Interstate 55 from Carondelet to Broadway will be closed this weekend as the <a href="http://www.modot.mo.gov/">Missouri Department of Transportation</a> removes the Delor Bridge.<br /><br />The project is part of the <a href="http://www.modot.mo.gov/stlouis/major_projects/Interstate55BridgeReplacementProjectforHollyHillsandDelor.htm">Interstate 55 Bridge Replacement Project</a>, which also includes the Holly Hills Bridge, scheduled to be removed in May or June. The total cost of replacing both bridges is $3 million.</p><p> Fri, 18 Mar 2011 18:18:35 +0000 Julie Bierach 756 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org