The State Department of Transportation says traffic fatalities in Missouri are increasing after falling for six straight years.
It appears unlikely that Missouri lawmakers will pass any legislation this year that would turn Interstate Highway 70 into a toll road.
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A Missouri senator says he wants the full chamber to debate a measure allowing tolls on Interstate 70.
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The head of the Missouri Department of Transportation says charging tolls on Interstate 70 is the only real option for funding reconstruction of the highway, if the state wants to do something about it right now.