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Oct. 17, 2012MO |  By: McKenna

Annual Bridge Inspections

The Missouri Department of Transportation will be starting their annual bridge inspections in the coming months and lasting until April of next year.

The inspections aim to find areas of deterioration, section loss, rotten timber, cracked or broken parts, loose or missing parts. Customer Relations Manager for MODoT, Melissa Black, says fall is a good time to inspect the bridges.

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Black asks motorists to be on the lookout for MODoT construction crews testing the various bridges throughout Missouri, and if you want more information, visit