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Author Topic: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28  (Read 3550 times)

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New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« on: February 26, 2010, 02:27:35 PM »

According to this recent article from the Delta Democrat Times, and reprinted by the Sunherald, the new US 82 Mississippi River Bridge at Greenville is scheduled to open July 28, with demolition of the existing bridge to begin soon after.
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #1 on: February 26, 2010, 02:31:56 PM »

I'll be there in a couple week for photos (I hope).
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #2 on: April 29, 2010, 08:57:00 PM »

Hmmm. Is the new Mississippi River bridge for I-69 next on the list?
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #3 on: April 29, 2010, 10:17:18 PM »

Hmmm. Is the new Mississippi River bridge for I-69 next on the list?

The design is finished, but there is no word on construction.
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2010, 07:34:55 AM »

...because there is no money for construction...
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2010, 07:38:05 AM »

...because there is no money for construction...

Sort of what I figured....
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Re: New US 82 Mississippi River Bridge to open July 28
« Reply #6 on: May 01, 2010, 02:38:44 PM »

Why do we need two bridges?  Is the distance that significant?
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