Cole County Route H Bridge Rehabilitation over Bois Brule Creek

Below are details, resources and news about the rehabilitation of the Cole County Route H bridge over the Bois Brule Creek, north of Henley.

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. Check out the Focus on Bridges page for more information about the program. 

Project Details

The project is currently taking place.

The contract cost is $556,088.

Work Taking Place:
Crews are redecking the Route H bridge and replace its superstructure. The existing bridge was constructed in 1963 and has reached a point of needing a replaced bridge deck surface and girders. The new bridge deck will be two feet wider which will improve motorists’ safety when crossing the bridge. 

Traffic Impact: 
Route H is closed to traffic. A detour route is established during construction.

Counties Impacted
Project Status

Project Milestones

Public Feedback Period
September 11 - 25, 2020
Bid Awarded
January 5, 2021

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded a contract to E & C Bridge, which submitted the low bid of $556,088. 

In Progress
Construction Begins
October 11, 2021
Project Completion

Project News & Updates

  • Deck Replacement of Route H Bridge Delayed


    JEFFERSON CITY – The replacement of the deck on the Cole County Route H bridge over Bois Brule Creek has been extended by up to three months, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

    MoDOT has determined that further bridge...

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