Interstate 44 http://publicradiotulsa.org en Lewis Avenue Bridge to Reopen in July http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/lewis-avenue-bridge-reopen-july <p>The Lewis Avenue bridge over I-44 in Tulsa should reopen next month. It’s been closed nearly two years while the last phase of the widening of the interstate was constructed. It includes a new bridge on Lewis. Oklahoma Department of Transportation spokesperson Kenna Carmon says the bridge was scheduled to open this month, but all the rain has slowed concrete work so it will take a while longer.</p><p>No specific date has been set, but it is expected the Lewis Bridge will once again be carrying traffic sometime in July.</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:33:43 +0000 Marshall Stewart 61132 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Lewis Avenue Bridge to Reopen in July I-44 Progress in Tulsa Reviewed http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/i-44-progress-tulsa-reviewed <p></p><p>Federal, state, and local leaders deliver a progress report on one of the largest Tulsa road projects in recent history.</p><p>The gathering on the almost completed Lewis bridge was to display the final phase of the widening of I-44 from Riverside to Yale. Instrumental in the more than five year, 400 million dollar project is U-S Senator Jim Inhofe, who helped with federal funding to complete the work.</p><p>The final phase at Lewis Avenue, including a new bridge over I-44, is scheduled for completion this summer.</p><p></p><p></p><p>http://youtu.be/en7ufHkrXFw</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:53:42 +0000 Marshall Stewart 58021 at http://publicradiotulsa.org I-44 Progress in Tulsa Reviewed Community Leaders Get an Update on I-44 in Tulsa http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/community-leaders-get-update-i-44-tulsa <p style="margin-left:-.5in;">Progress is being made on the final phase of the widening of I-44 in Tulsa.</p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 18:22:28 +0000 Marshall Stewart 28694 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Community Leaders Get an Update on I-44 in Tulsa