(Herculaneum) A virtual public meeting regarding the development and construction of a new bridge over the Joachim Creek in Herculaneum is ongoing now through Friday, September 11th.

Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Roadway Project Manager Shirley Norris says the meeting is to provide an update on current construction plans.

Norris mentions what the virtual meeting involves.

Anyone interested in being part of the virtual public meeting click here.

According to MoDOT the bridge replacement project is expected to cost roughly $8.4 million with construction estimated to begin in the spring of 2022 with completion planned for the spring of 2023.