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Rep. Glover to speak on Jimmie Davis Bridge funding at La. State Capitol

A long-awaited bridge project is slowly approaching the start of construction that connects the...
A long-awaited bridge project is slowly approaching the start of construction that connects the southern portions of Shreveport and Bossier City. But the exact timing is still not finalized for a new Jimmie Davis Bridge. (Source: KSLA)(Scott Pace (custom credit))
Updated: May. 10, 2021 at 6:50 AM CDT
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SHREVEPORT, La. (KSLA) - Representative Cedric Glover will speak before the Louisiana House of Representatives Appropriations Committee on Monday, May 10 about House Bill 645.

House Bill 645 restores $100 million in funding to rebuild the Jimmie Davis Bridge. The funding was diverted two years ago to build I-49 through Allendale.

Glover’s bill supports replacing the bridge.

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