Blagojevich Offers New Bridge Bid

Shields, Yvette
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/29/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32413, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on a new plan for bridge project proposed by Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. The governor formally offered a plan on June 28, 2006 for a new $410 million to $450 million bridge project, as a more affordable alternative to the current $910 million proposal. The new bridge would link western Illinois with Missouri near St. Louis. Issues concerning the project are also discussed in the article.


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