??For more information, contact Sally Oxenhandler at (573) 522-3375 or MoDOT Communications at (573) 751-3322.
JEFFERSON CITY – Work to switch traffic from the westbound Route 54/63 bridge over the Missouri River in Jefferson City to the eastbound bridge so the westbound structure can be painted is complete. The westbound bridge closed about 8 p.m. today, Sunday, May 1.
The eastbound bridge has been restriped to carry two lanes of eastbound and two lanes of westbound traffic. Speed limits on and near the bridge are reduced.
In addition to the bridge closure, the following access ramps are now closed:
The westbound bridge will be closed for painting and repairs for about four months.
More information, including a variety of tools available to help bridge commuters stay informed and a map showing the closures, is available at www.modot.org/central or by calling 1-888-ASK-MoDOT (275-6636).