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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
August 6, 2007

President Bush Signs Legislation Funding Repairs and Reconstruction of I-35 Bridge in Minneapolis

On Monday, August 6, 2007, the President signed into law:

H.R. 3311, which authorizes additional funds for emergency repairs and reconstruction of the Interstate I-35 bridge located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, that collapsed on August 1, 2007, and waives the limitation on emergency relief funds for those emergency repairs and reconstruction.

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