Counties Impacted
Taney
Stone
Project Status
Planning Phase

Traffic Impacts Week of July 22

  • One-lane traffic on bridge from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, July 22-25
  • Routine annual safety inspection
  • Inspection was not possible during June bridge closing due to scheduling issues with the specialized crew that must conduct inspection

    Project Facts

    • Replace the bridge on Route 86 over Long Creek arm of Table Rock Lake
    • New bridge located south of existing structure
    • Build new sections of pavement to connect bridge to Route 86
    • Install new guardrail at bridge ends

    Construction: as early as 2022

    Estimated total project cost: $36 million

    Bridge History/Facts:

    • Built in 1956
    • Carries 8,611 vehicles a day
    • Urgent repairs made to bridge truss support system in June 2019 until long-term project can be built in 2019
    • Existing bridge experiencing deterioration of truss support system which will require its replacement in 2022

    Project Updates/News Releases

    • TRAFFIC ALERT:

      07/15/2019

      Taney/Stone Counties – The Long Creek bridge which carries Missouri Route 86 across Table Rock Lake will be reduced to one-lane during the week of July 22 during an annual, routine safety inspection, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. 

      ...
    • MoDOT Decides Future Improvement Project

      06/21/2019

      Taney/Stone Counties – After hearing from the community and looking at the pros and cons for each option, the Missouri Department of Transportation has decided to replace the Long Creek bridge which carries Route 86 traffic across Table Rock Lake...

    • TRAFFIC ALERT:

      06/07/2019

      TRAFFIC ALERT! 

      Long Creek Bridge on Missouri Route 86 OPEN

      To Traffic Following Urgent Repairs to Support System

       

      Taney/Stone Counties – The Long Creek bridge which carries Missouri Route 86 across Table Rock Lake OPENED to traffic at 8:15 a.m....

    • TRAFFIC ALERT REMINDER:

      05/28/2019

      What: Long Creek bridge on Missouri Route 86 between Ridgedale and Blue Eye set to CLOSED ‘round the clock for urgent repairs 

      When: 8 a.m. on Monday, June 3. Bridge set to reopen prior to July 4th holiday. 

      Why: MoDOT crews repairing support...

    • CORRECTED DATE TRAFFIC ALERT:

      05/20/2019

      What: Long Creek bridge on Missouri Route 86 reduced to ONE LANE to allow MoDOT crews to complete the installation of scaffolding ahead of an urgent repair project 

      When: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday, May 21-23. All lanes open at night. 

      Why: Mo...