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Route 50/63Speed Limit to Be Raised on Portion of U.S. Route 50/63 in Jefferson City

MoDOT on Thursday will raise the speed limit from 40 mph to 55 mph on a half-mile section of eastbound U.S. Route 50/63 between the Jackson Street and Chestnut Street bridges in Jefferson City. The section includes the Lafayette Street interchange.

The speed limit will only be increased in the eastbound direction, as motorists traveling westbound in this area are approaching the Monroe Street traffic signal and need to be traveling at a slower speed.

The change will go into effect on Thursday, Nov. 16 when signs indicating the new speed limit will be posted. (MORE)

Public Hearing in Boonville to Focus on Overpass Replacement

The Missouri Department of Transportation will hold a public hearing on Thursday, Nov. 30 to discuss removing and replacing the Missouri Route 87 bridge over Interstate 70 in Boonville. (MORE)

I-70 and 87 Boonville


Public Meeting to Discuss Options for Lake Ozark Interchange

The Missouri Department of Transportation held a public meeting on Thursday, Nov. 16 to discuss the building of a diamond interchange at the intersection of U.S. Route 54 and Miller County Route W in Lake Ozark. More information on the proposal can be found in our online meeting, which until December 4.

Online Public Meeting - Route 54 and Route W

54 and W

Online Public Meeting: Dent County Bridge Replacements

DENT COUNTY – The Missouri Department of Transportation is holding an online public meeting to share information about an upcoming project that will replace two bridges on Dent County Route F – one over Holt Creek and another over Dry Fork Creek.

MoDOT is seeking input from the public about this project online at: http://www.modot.org/central/DentRouteFBridges.htm.  At the webpage, area residents can find out information and make comments about the project. The online public meeting will run from Nov. 16-Dec. 1. (MORE)


PhelpsBOnline Public Meeting:
Phelps County Bridge Replacement

The Missouri Department of Transportation is holding an online public meeting to share information about an upcoming project that will replace the Phelps County Route B bridge over the Bourbeuse River.

The bridge is located approximately 10 miles north of St. James on Route B and three miles south of Redbird.

The public meeting will run from Nov. 9-24 at: www.modot.org/central/PhelpsRouteBBridge.htm.

The Route B bridge was built in 1934 and will be replaced by a structure that is six feet wider than the existing bridge, improving safety for motorists. Construction is scheduled to take place between March and August of 2018. (MORE)




Gasconade River BridgePlans for Gasconade River Bridge to Be Shared at Public Meeting

Plans for a new Interstate 44 outer road bridge over the Gasconade River west of Hazelgreen in Laclede County will be holding an online public meeting this month to inform the public about plans to replace the bridge.

The project includes building a new bridge on a new alignment adjacent to the existing Gasconade River Bridge, located on historic Route 66. That bridge was closed to traffic in December 2014 due to extensive deterioration.

Helpful Link:

Laclede County I-44 OR Gasconade River Bridge Online Meeting



54CallawayRichland CreekWork on Route 54 Bridge Over
Richland Creek Underway

Work to replace the deck on the westbound Route 54 bridge over Richland Creek is underway. The bridge is located between Kingdom City and Fulton.

The work will reduce westbound Route 54 to one 11-foot lane for approximately 75 days. The rehabilitation work will allow the bridge, originally built in 1968, to provide an additional 20 to 25 years of service. (MORE)




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Westbound Route 54 Bridge over Richland Creek



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Route 63 Katy Trail Bridge
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