Work is to begin this week on the 61-year-old Gasconade County Route T bridge over the Bourbeuse River, which is being replaced due to deterioration.
Crawford County News
Captain Eddie Blaylock, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the Fourth of July holiday weekend, troopers assigned to Troop I, will conduct a hazardous moving enforcement operation, in Crawford County. This is one of many enforcement projects being conducted through the holiday weekend, which starts on July 3 and ends on July 7.
Several area fire departments were represented at the first responder training event held in Steelville on Thursday, June 27 and Saturday, June 28. Firefighters from Cuba, Bourbon, Gerald-Rosebud, Sullivan, and Steelville were involved. The course covered advanced extrication techniques for new car technology. The classroom training was held at the Steelville firehouse on Thursday evening and covered new vehicle construction and SRS systems. The practical portion of the event involved learning advanced techniques on modern vehicles in challenging scenarios. A variety of vehicles were set up in the gravel-storage area on Industrial Drive for that portion of the course. The class was sponsored by the Steelville Fire Protection District and the Crawford County Chiefs Association.
The Missouri Department of Transportation is holding an online public meeting from Thursday, June 27 until Friday, July 12 to share information about an upcoming project that will replace the Brush Creek bridge on Route CC in Crawford County.
A county fair season pass will serve as your “passport to fun” when the Crawford County Fair returns to Hood Park in July. County residents won’t have to travel far for good food, great entertainment for the entire family, and a whole lot of pageantry at this year’s fair. It will take place at Hood Park in Cuba from Tuesday, July 9 through Saturday, July 13, and this report contains a daily list of the key fair events and start times throughout fair week.