Public Meeting Set to Discuss Route 5 Sidewalk Project
The Missouri Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting on Thursday, October 2 to discuss a project to construct sidewalks along Route 5 in Lebanon. The project is scheduled to begin in 2015.
The public meeting will be held from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the library of Lebanon High School, 777 Brice Street in Lebanon. The meeting facility is accessible to people with disabilities. (MORE)
Tree Trimming to Begin on Route 68 in Dent and Phelps Counties
As a both a safety measure and to prepare for the winter snow season, the Missouri Department of Transportation will begin tree trimming during the week of Oct. 13 on Route 68 in Dent and Phelps Counties. Once work begins, tree trimming will take place during the hours of 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday on Route 68 from Route 19 to Route 8. (MORE)
Maintenance Work to Close Left Turns on Route 763 at I-70
Maintenance work at the intersection of Route 763 and Interstate 70 will begin on Monday, Oct 6 in Columbia. The work will close both northbound and southbound left turn lanes from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. until Wednesday, Oct 8. (MORE)
Ledbetter Bridge Dedication Held
State officials and friends and family gathered Saturday, Sept. 27, to designate the Route 5 bridge over Interstate 44 near exit 129 in Lebanon as the James R. Ledbetter Memorial Bridge.
James R. Ledbetter was a medical corpsman with the Navy and was Laclede County's first casualty in the Vietnam War. He lost his life in the line of duty on March 12, 1968. (MORE)