Daniel Boone bridge http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Driving In St. Louis This Weekend? Here's Where You Should Probably Avoid http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/driving-st-louis-weekend-heres-where-you-should-probably-avoid <p></p><p><strong>Update, 6:24 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8.&nbsp;</strong></p><p><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">At 7:45 p.m. on Saturday evening, crews opened the westbound I-64 Daniel Boone Missouri River B</span><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">ridge.</span></p><p><strong><span style="font-family: 'Segoe UI', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">Original Story&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</strong></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 18:53:11 +0000 Kate Essig & Rachel Lippmann 29705 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Driving In St. Louis This Weekend? Here's Where You Should Probably Avoid MoDOT To Close One Lane Of Daniel Boone Bridge This Week http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/modot-close-one-lane-daniel-boone-bridge-week <p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will shut down one lane of the eastbound I-64 Daniel Boone Missouri River Bridge this week.</p><p>The lane closure will be between 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m from Monday through Thursday.</p><p>MoDOT Spokeswoman Linda Wilson-Horn says the closure isn’t expected to have a serious impact on traffic.</p> Sun, 02 Dec 2012 18:16:33 +0000 Tim Lloyd 6976 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org MoDOT To Close One Lane Of Daniel Boone Bridge This Week Alberici, Walsh win $111 million Daniel Boone Bridge contract http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/alberici-walsh-win-111-million-daniel-boone-bridge-contract <p>Two familiar names in St. Louis construction have won a Missouri Department of Transportation contract to rebuild the Daniel Boone Bridge, which carries Interstate 64 across the Missouri River at Chesterfield.</p><p>Alberici Enterprises and Walsh Construction will start on the $125 million project in early 2013. The construction portion of the contract totals $111 million.</p><p>MoDOT director Kevin Keith called it a great day for his department and the region, saying St. Louis and St. Charles counties are getting a lot from the contract.</p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 18:16:00 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 4089 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Alberici, Walsh win $111 million Daniel Boone Bridge contract Inspection will close westbound Boone Bridge on Sept. 25 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/inspection-will-close-westbound-boone-bridge-sept-25 <p>If you need to get across the Missouri River from Chesterfield to St. Charles County on Sept. 25, plan ahead - your normal route won&#39;t be open.</p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation is closing the westbound span of the Daniel Boone Bridge, which carries Interstate 64 over the Missouri River, from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 25. Workers must inspect the 1930s-era bridge, which carries more than 75,000 cars a day.</p> Mon, 12 Sep 2011 16:53:13 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 2033 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Inspection will close westbound Boone Bridge on Sept. 25 MoDOT receives funding for a new Daniel Boone bridge http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/modot-receives-funding-new-daniel-boone-bridge <p>A replacement for the <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/suburban-journals/stcharles/news/article_c6f0d342-b1e6-560e-b804-3388d1f4bca7.html">oldest interstate bridge</a> in the St. Louis region has gotten the green light from the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission.</p><p>The Commission this morning approved $120 million for a new westbound Daniel Boone Bridge, which carries traffic on Highway 40 across the Missouri River. The westbound span was built in the 1930s and needs constant maintenance.</p> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 21:29:17 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 1641 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org MoDOT receives funding for a new Daniel Boone bridge Boone bridge westbound lanes closed this weekend http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/boone-bridge-westbound-lanes-closed-weekend <p>More headaches for those driving west on I-64 into St. Charles County. The westbound lanes of the <a href="http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;hq=&amp;hnear=1967+Alfred+Ave,+St+Louis,+Missouri+63110&amp;ll=38.687274,-90.662904&amp;spn=0.04998,0.111494&amp;t=h&amp;z=14">Daniel Boone Bridge</a> will be closed again this weekend, from 8 p.m. tonight until 5 a.m. Monday.</p> Fri, 07 Jan 2011 22:27:20 +0000 Bill Raack 277 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Boone bridge westbound lanes closed this weekend