News reporter @thebig550 KTRS. Lifelong St. Louisan. Addictive personality who's managed to quit smoking and drinking but not nasal spray.
One of the four proposals being considered: This included fixing the 1989 bridge.
Meeting underway at MoDOT HQ, announcing the winner of the Design- Build project for the Daniel Boone Bridge.
I can't say for certain, but I think @colinjef perfectly centers the newsroom microphone before he leaves for the day.
Excellent marketing by the caricature department at the St. Louis Zoo. #justinbieber
460-pound sea lion named Robbie performing a trick for the audience. He's the biggest one they have.
The show has started. Sea lions are doing barrel rolls and responding to children's hand motions. They get treats:
Sold out crowd for the first sea lion show of the day. Only zoo members today, it will be open to the public tomorrow.
Girl just collapsed at the sea lion exhibit. Paramedics on the way. She's been moved the shade. STAY COOL TODAY.
The pool is 40,000 gallons.
The see-through tunnel is the first of its kind in a sea lion habitat in North America.
Walk-through transparent tunnel, part of the new $18 million sea lion exhibit at the St. Louis Zoo.
Homeless filling out applications in front of Nordstrom. Reporter resisting the urge to shop at Nordstrom.
Reverend Larry Rice instructing the homeless on where to go next inside the St. Louis Galleria.
The new Mississippi River Bridge (not pictured) will be the 3rd longest cable stayed bridge in the country.
An up close look at one of the recently completed Mississippi River Bridge towers.
Martin Luther King Bridge. Fun fact: It used to be a toll bridge.
The Eads Bridge is the oldest bridge spanning the Mississippi.
View from the river. 29 years in St. Louis and I've never taken a river cruise. Kind of embarrassing.
We're about to set sail on the Becky Thatcher to get a closer look at the towers. Hate to say it, but I'm on a boat.
Artist rendition of the new Mississippi River Bridge, opening 2014. The towers have been completed.
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