MoDOT to close main ramp from the Poplar Street Bridge

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - If you use the Poplar Street Bridge to get from Illinois into Downtown, you will soon need a different route.

That's because a main ramp is going to be closed.  The Missouri Department of Transportation says the closure will start around the middle of May and is slated to last for a year.