Missouri state and local officials are looking for ways to maintain the state’s transportation infrastructure during a climate of limited funds.
The so-called "Blue Ribbon Citizens Committee on Missouri Transportation Needs" met in Chesterfield and will hold similar meetings around the state this spring and summer.
MoDOT District Engineer Ed Hassinger says the agency has roughly half the money to spend that it did just several years ago.
If you heard that a barge hit the Martin Luther King bridge, it's true, but don't worry about adjusting your commute to avoid this part of the mighty Mississippi.
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