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Champ Clark Bridge update is cancelled for July

This rendering of the U.S. Route 54 and MO 79 new intersection design gives a view of what will occur during construction of the new Champ Clark Bridge in Pike County. People can visit a Facebook page dedicated to the project's progress.
For the Courier-Post
Posted: Jul. 17, 2019 5:49 pm

The regular monthly project update for the Champ Clark Bridge has been cancelled for the month of July but will resume in August.

In lieu of the regular monthly update, the public is invited to celebrate the new Champ Clark Bridge with a ribbon cutting and dedication ceremony at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3.

The next monthly project update meeting is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 24 in Riverview Park in Louisiana and will last approximately 60 minutes. Regular updates about construction are provided online at and on the Champ Clark Bridge Replacement Facebook page.


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