Westbound I-70 Bridge Rehabilitation Over Auxvasse Creek

Below are details, resources and news about the rehabilitation of the westbound I-70 bridge over Auxvasse Creek in Callaway County, located between Columbia and Kingdom City.  This bridge has reached a condition where rehabilitation is necessary to extend the life and usability of the bridge. 

This bridge is included in Gov. Mike Parson’s $351 million Focus on Bridges program, which will repair or replace 250 bridges across the state.

Project Details

The project began in September 2021. 


Work Taking Place: 
The project consists of replacing the guardrail and expansion joint, rehabilitating the bearings, and repairing the structural steel girder end. 

Traffic Impact: 
During construction, the Auxvasse Creek bridge will have continuous day and night single lane closures for a period of time. Specific lane closure information will be announced through signs, media releases and social media when a timeline for the project has been established.

Counties Impacted
Project Status
In Progress
Route Impacted
Interstate 70

Project Milestones

Bid Awarded

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded the project to Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc., which submitted the low bid of $1,212,271.23.

In Progress
Construction Begins

Construction began in September, 2021.

Lane Closures Creating Significant Traffic Delays
Not Started
Project Completion

The project is expected to be completed in late 2021.

Project News & Updates

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