Safety is our number one priority at MoDOT. We are armed with tools to ensure fast snow and ice removal.
Use of a priority system for determining what roads are cleared first will keep motorists moving quickly and safely.
Along with the traditional salt brine mixture, beet juice will be this winter. Beet juice, a green solution to roadway snow removal, will enhance salt brine’s ability to work at lower temperatures. This will reduce the frequency of reapplication of material, saving MoDOT cost on materials.
Kansas City Scout cameras will monitor snowstorms, immediately relaying information on over 39 message boards located around the nine-county Kansas City district.
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Always remember SAFETY:
Slow down for wet, snowy, icy conditions.
Avoid quick braking or acceleration.
Find out about driving conditions before you go.
Every time you travel – Buckle Up to Arrive Alive.
Turn signals, brake lights, and windows need to be clear of snow.
You should never use cruise control in winter weather conditions.