Bagnell Dam Bridge Rehabilitation

The Business 54 Bagnell Dam bridge over the Osage River, in Lake Ozark, will be rehabilitated in 2021. The existing bridge was built in 1929 as part of the construction of the Bagnell Dam.  The bridge has reached a point where rehabilitation is necessary. 

Project Details

When: Construction began in September, 2021.

Cost: The contracted cost for this project is $1,611,862. 

Work Taking Place: The existing Bagnell Dam Bridge was built in 1929. The purpose of this project is to repair the bridge deck, expansion joints and barrier walls and to replace the bridge driving surface and repair the adjacent sidewalk.

Traffic Impact: During construction, Business 54 will be closed at the bridge for approximately three months. Motorists will need to use an alternate route while work takes place.

Counties Impacted
Project Status
In Progress

Project Milestones

Public Comment Period
January 25 - February 8, 2021
Virtual Open House
February 2, 2021
Bid Awarded

On June 2, 2021 the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded the project to Concrete Strategies, LLC., which submitted the low bid of $1,611,862. 

In Progress
Project Start Date

The project began on September 7, 2021. Business 54 at the bridge is closed to traffic for approximately three months. Motorists will need to use alternate routes.

Not Started
Project Completion

The project is expected to be completed by the end of 2021. 

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