Totaling $250 million, the approved projects will repair or replace 200 bridges severely restricting mobility, including 99 that are currently closed and another 91 that have posted weight restrictions.
New Developments tonight out of Wilkinson County. A heavily traveled bridge closed for a year causing traveling headaches and safety concerns for drivers, but it will soon reopen. Residents say there are still some bridges in neighboring counties in bad shape.“If I don’
A Senate committee is once again considering a gas tax as a way to get more money for roads and bridges statewide. They learned more about the needs in a set of meetings this week. Mississippi's wooden bridges are in jeopardy of closing if they haven't already.