Speakers for the event: US Senator Christopher S. "Kit" Bond, MoDOT Chief Engineer Kevin Keith,
Lt. Governor Peter Kinder, Master of Ceremonies Jon Held, Ms. Florence Mundwiller-Kelly,
and US Congressman Kenny Hulshof.
US Congressman Kenny Hulshof speaks of the Transportation Corporation's
determination and perserverance to obtain a new bridge at Hermann.
On behalf of the community, other speakers, and MoDOT, a sign was presented to Senator Bond.
Jon Held opens the ceremony by welcoming the audience and introducing dignitaries.
Gary Heldt gave our dignitaries a lift across the new bridge, then to the ceremony in his 1930 Ford.
The Transportation Corporation
Senator Bond, Teresa and David Gach
(Commissioner of the MHTC)