Illinois governor announces plan to replace I-80 Bridge over Mississippi River

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker just announced his rebuild Illinois capital program and it includes $304 million to replace the I-80 Bridge over the Mississippi in Rock Island County. (CNN)

(KWQC) - Some big road projects could be headed to the Quad Cities.

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker just announced his rebuild Illinois capital program and it includes $304 million to replace the I-80 Bridge over the Mississippi in Rock Island County.

The governor says it'll put billions of dollars into transportation projects over the next six years.

He says $23 billion from gas taxes and vehicle feeds will kick off the improvements over the next few years.