Ste. Genevieve County, Establishment Creek Ribboncutting Ceremony to be Held August 14
SIKESTON--A ribboncutting ceremony will be held Friday, Aug. 14, at 10 a.m. to commemorate completion of the Establishment Creek Bridge in Ste. Genevieve County. The ceremony will be held on the northeast side of the newly constructed bridge on Route 61 near Bloomsdale. Parking will be available near the bridge site. In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at the St. Agnes School in Bloomsdale, 30 Saint Agnes Drive.
Anticipated speakers include-
· Tom Schulte on behalf of U.S. Senator Kit Bond
· Kathy Waltz on behalf of U.S. Representative Russ Carnahan
· State Senator Kevin Engler
· State Representative Joe Fallert, District 104
· MoDOT Southeast District Engineer Mark Shelton
The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded the contract during its regular meeting in February for improvements to replace the bridge over Establishment Creek near Bloomsdale. The $1,118,236 contract was awarded to Goodwin Bros. Construction, Co., Crystal City, Mo. Work began in March and was completed today.
For more information, please contact Project Manager Andy Meyer at (573) 472-5296, Resident Engineer John Grana at (636) 931-2671 or MoDOT's Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636).