Transportation Project Planning
MoDOT depends on citizens from across the state to offer input on transportation needs and priorities. To guide the process for seeking out citizen input into the planning process, MoDOT created a planning process that has become the standard for all state DOTs to follow.
I-70 and I-435 Interchange
MoDOT is replacing the bridges within the I-435 and I-70 Interchange. This new configuration will be a partial turbine and provides an opportunity to make additional safety improvements in a cost-effective manner. Improvements include full bridge replacements, removal of left exits, improvements to loop ramp configuration, ease of congestion, and c...
Buck O'Neil Rehab
Rehabilitation work on the Buck O'Neil Bridge began May 19! The southbound lanes of Route 169 across the Buck O’Neil/Broadway Bridge will be CLOSED to all traffic through Dec. 1. The short-term repair project will include immediate repairs to the expansion joints, cable keep replacements and partial scour remediation. An environmental study will a...
I-435 South Loop Link
The I-435 corridor was constructed in 1966 as a six-lane freeway and an additional lane was added in phases from 1983 to 1994. Improvements have been made over the past 20 years by both Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) and MoDOT but this corridor has been left virtually unchanged. This segment of freeway provides an important link between...
Route F Bridge in Oak Grove
MoDOT is rehabilitating the bridge and making safety improvements to the interchange of I-70 and Route F, including changing the interchange into a diverging diamond.
Buck O' Neil Bridge Now Part of Environmental Study
The Buck O'Neil Bridge Environmental Study is currently being conducted in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and is required before major improvements to the crossing can be made. The environmental study will focus on the U.S. 169 corridor from Missouri Route 9 (MO 9) to I-35, identified as a segment of independent utili...
JACKSON COUNTY – The Missouri Department of Transportation has OPENED the Crysler Ave. bridge over Interstate 70 as of Monday, Dec. 17. This bridge, along with the Pittman Rd. and Phelps Rd. bridges over I-70, were closed in late May 2018 for a total...
KANSAS CITY -- The Missouri Department of Transportation be conducting a variety of construction operations along east and westbound Interstate 435 beginning on Sunday, Dec. 16, until approximately Saturday, Dec. 21. The work will involve various...
JACKSON COUNTY – The Missouri Department of Transportation will have a lane closure along eastbound and westbound Interstate 70 at Route F on both Wednesday, Dec. 19, and Thursday, Dec. 20. The lane closure will involve various lane shifts as crews...
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