On Tuesday, the Laclede County Commission is expected to continue discussion on what to do about the Independence Road Bridge. Currently the bridge has weight restrictions and is in need of replacement. Western District Commissioner of Laclede County, Darrell Pollock reported that he has been talking to Great River about the bridge and if they started the design phase in April the bridge could be finished by next year. Right now they have to make a decision on paying for the bridge construction…

The Commissioners and Great River will take up discussion on the bridge project at the next meeting.