Florida is getting props for having above par roads and bridges.
Traveling over or under the Venetian Causeway Thursday will be a real headache and require lots of patience on the part of motorist and mariners.
Just a few weeks ago, desperate for relief from the pain in her aching mouth, Colleen Wilson made a call to Neighbors 4 Neighbors.
The annual Seminole Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade is Saturday, which means major road closures as draw bridges are raised to allow the boats to pass.
Two years ago Saturday, the I-35W bridge collapsed over the Mississippi River near Minneapolis killing 13 people and injuring 145. President Barack Obama and Congress pledged to use part of his $787 billion stimulus package to fix those troubled bridges.
But an I-Team investigation combined with the Associated Press, finds many of those bridges still won’t be fixed.
After last year’s tragic bridge collapse in Minneapolis, many South Floridians asked if something like that could happen here.
CBS4 I-Team investigator Stephen Stock has looked into South Florida’s ‘troubled bridges’ for the last 5 months and what he found was shocking.