State and local officials will gather at 10:00 a.m. tomorrow to break ground for the new Hurricane Deck Bridge on Route 5. MoDOT design engineer Nicole Hood says work on the new bridge will begin almost immediately:
The existing bridge will remain open to traffic during construction:
The $32.3 million project is expected to be completed in late-2013.
The groundbreaking ceremony is open to the public. Parking will be available at the Deepwater Inn, north of the bridge, with shuttle service provided to the ceremony site.