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I-70 Bridge Rehabilitations over Chouteau Creek

Below are details, resources and news about the rehabilitations of the I-70 bridges over Chouteau Creek in Cooper County, located west of Boonville. The westbound and eastbound I-70 bridges are 20 years old and have reached a point where rehabilitation is necessary. 

Project Details

The project is underway.

The contracted price for the project is $493,858.

Work Taking Place
Crews are rehabilitating the 20-year old eastbound and westbound I-70 bridges over Chouteau Creek in Cooper County, located west of Boonville.  Rehabilitation is necessary to extend the life and usability of the bridges. This project, in combination with continued routine maintenance, will add an estimated 50 years of use for travelers. The regular maintenance procedures occurring during this project will repair and encase the bridge piling and will apply a wearing surface to seal and protect the decks. 

Traffic Impact: 
One eastbound lane and one westbound lane on the bridges will be closed, beginning April 25. 

Project Milestones

Public Comment Period
March 31 - April 14, 2021
Bid Awarded
February 2, 2022

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded the contract for the project to Louis Company, LLC, which submitted the low bid of  $493,858. 


Construction Begins
April 18, 2022
Project Completion
June 10, 2022

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