Davenport, IOWA – According to the state officials, this is part of a $27 billion investment from the bipartisan infrastructure plan.
State officials say that, in Iowa, there are more than 4,500 bridges considered structurally deficient.
The president-elect of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Maria Lehman, released the following statement:
“We’re going to have a lot of cones, a lot of orange cones out there for the next five years.
But the cumulative impact, both from an economic standpoint and from a safety standpoint, is going to be terrific.”
This story will be updated as new information become avaialble.