Local News Releases
Prepared by Jack Wang at 314-453-1809
ST. CHARLES COUNTY - The Missouri Department of Transportation and its contractor J.L. Brown Contracting will close the far right lane of eastbound Interstate 70 near Route 79 for pavement repairs beginning Wednesday, April 24, weather permitting.
The closure occurs on Wednesday, April 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. It will continue on Thursday, April 25 and Friday, April 26 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
The lane closure begins just east of Route 79. The entrance ramp from Route 79 to eastbound I-70 will also be closed. Northbound Route 79 motorists are advised to follow the message boards and use the north outer road to detour and access eastbound I-70.
Plan ahead -- for ways to avoid work zones, call 1-888-ASK-MODOT or visit our website at www.modot.org/