2023 National Work Zone Awareness Week Event

The Lcpl. Leon Deraps I-70 Missouri River Bridge is hosting the 2023 National Work Zone Awareness Week Event!

Join MoDOT and more for a unique event to learn about the importance of work zone safety, and be among the first to walk on Missouri's newest major bridge!

WHAT: The 2023 National Work Zone Awareness Event AND milestone ceremony for the new westbound bridge

WHERE: The new I-70 westbound bridge over the Missouri River near Rocheport

WHEN: Tuesday, April 18, 2023

WHO: The Missouri Department of Transportation, the Federal Highway Administration, the American Traffic Safety Services Association, and more!


More information to come! 

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Billboard Design Contest

To celebrate work zone awareness week, MoDOT is hosting a billboard design contest for Mid-Missouri's fifth graders. The winning artist will be recognized at the National Work Zone Awareness Week event and have their design on display for Missouri travelers to see! View the instructions and guidelines, fill out an entry form and submit a design here.

Work Zone Awareness Billboard Contest