Park Over the Highway Takes Shape with MoDot Work this Weekend
MoDot crews will close 1-44 starting in the evening at 7:00 p.m. Friday, July 11 to begin the process of placing 40 girders across the highway. Each girder weighs 14 tons and is 100 feet long.The highway will reopen by 5:00 a.m. on Monday July 14.
Naturalization and Constitution Day at the Historic Old Courthouse
The Naturalization ceremony will take place Wednesday September 17, 2008 at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, Historic Old Courthouse, 11 North Fourth Street in St. Louis, Missouri.
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service, in cooperation with the National Park Service at Jefferson National Expansion Memorial will commemorate Constitution Day with a public naturalization ceremony at the Historic Old Courthouse on Wednesday, September 17, 2008. The ceremony will take place at 1:00 p.m. in the rotunda of the Historic Old Courthouse, 11 North Fourth Street in St. Louis, Missouri.
Approximately 75 prospective United States citizens will take the oath of citizenship at an official naturalization ceremony inside the Historic Old Courthouse. The public is invited to attend and all events and exhibits at the Historic Old Courthouse are free of charge.
Did You Know?
The Museum of Westward Expansion at the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial contains over 150 quotes from diaries, journals, letters and speeches. The designers of the museum felt the actual words of nineteenth century pioneers were the most powerful way to tell their story. Click to learn more. More...