The Missouri Department of Transportation will replace the Route O bridge over Spring River south of Route D in the spring or summer of 2012.
Residents who have questions or comments about the project are encouraged to leave a comment or question on the "Comment on this Project" link below.
Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Why this bridge?
A: This 188-foot bridge, built in 1935, is in poor shape. The steel truss needs to be replaced.
Q: When will it be closed?
A: MoDOT plans to award the contract in March 2012 and to close the bridge sometime that summer.
Q: How long will the bridge be closed?
A: We anticipate between 60 and 90 days.
Q: How long will the detour be?
A: Using state routes, it will be nine miles.
Q: What about the bridge on Route D over Spring River? It looks bad too.
A: That bridge is part of MoDOT's statewide Safe & Sound Bridge program and is scheduled to be replaced this year.
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