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54Route 54 Project Underway in Jefferson City
One Eastbound Lane of Route 54 Closed

JEFFERSON CITY – The first phase of a resurfacing and bridge improvement project on U.S. Route 54 in Jefferson City begins Monday, May 7 with bridge rehabilitation work on the eastbound Route 54 bridges over Broadway Street and Stadium Boulevard.

Starting Monday, the work will close one lane of eastbound Route 54 around-the-clock from south of Stadium Boulevard to north of Broadway Street. During this work, the on-ramp from Christy Drive to eastbound Route 54 will also be closed.

Work will be suspended for the Memorial Day weekend and both lanes of traffic will be open through Memorial Day. After Memorial Day, the lane and ramp closure will resume and will remain active until mid-June.

Detours for the Christy Drive on-ramp closure will be the Lafayette Street or the Ellis Boulevard/Southwest Boulevard interchanges. (MORE)

First Phase: Eastbound Route 54 Bridge Lane Closure/Ramp Closure Map (Click on Map to Enlarge):

First Phase: Route 54 Eastbound

Intersection Improvements to Begin at
Dix Road/Missouri Boulevard in Jefferson City

The first phase of a pavement improvement project at the intersection of Dix Road and Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard) in Jefferson City will start on Saturday, May 19 with pavement removal and replacement at the intersection.

Work will start at 9 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 and will be completed by 6 a.m. on Tuesday, May 22. This work will result in lane closures and will restrict select traffic movements at the Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard)/Dix Road intersection.

During the work, the following closures and traffic restrictions will be in effect:
• Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard) traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction.
• Eastbound Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard) traffic will not be able to turn left onto northbound Dix Road.
• Westbound Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard) traffic will not be able to turn left onto southbound Dix Road.
• Dix Road traffic will be restricted to right turns only at the Business Route 50 (Missouri Boulevard) intersection.

Motorists will still be able to make right turns from eastbound Business Route 50 onto southbound Dix Road and from westbound Business Route 50 onto northbound Dix Road. (MORE)

63 250Bridge Repairs Impacting Southbound
Route 63 Traffic Near Columbia

Traffic on southbound U.S. Route 63 over the Bonne Femme Creek south of Discovery Parkway will be reduced to one lane beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1 to allow for substructure repairs underneath the southbound bridge.

Southbound traffic will be down to a single lane until mid-June. Southbound motorists should expect significant impacts while the bridge is down to one lane. Traffic modeling indicates that during peak travel times, delays will routinely reach 30 minutes or more, with times where backups could be closer to two hours. (MORE)

BOB1MoDOT Advises Motorists of Summer Work Zones in Central Missouri

Summer vacations are on the horizon and with most vacations come travel. To keep motorists informed of current and upcoming work zones and traffic impacts in central Missouri, the Missouri Department of Transportation has developed a list of notable work zones to look out for this summer.

Click the link below for a list of these major work zones in the Central District:

Central Missouri Summer Work Zones




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