Review your route: I-64 work has begun
Several ramps on the stretch of I-64 that runs through downtown closed for roadwork this morning.
The ramps from 10th Street and 14th Street will be closed around the clock, as will the ramp from Broadway.
Missouri Department of Transportation spokesman Andrew Gates says there will also be ramp closures for motorists heading into downtown.
Reporting for this story by KRCU’s Jacob McCleland.
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St. Louis Public Radio is a service of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.