TRANSPORTATION COMMISSION APPROVES PROJECTS
The Mississippi Transportation Commission announced today funding for 163 emergency road and bridge repair fund projects that totals 250 million dollars.
The approved projects will repair or replace 200 bridges including 99 that are currently closed and another 91 that have posted weight restrictions.
City and county governments received $213 million for projects on local roads.
The Mississippi Department of Transportation received $37 million for projects on the state highway network.