MoDOT Central District

Bagnell Dam Bridge Rehabilitation Comment Period

We are rehabilitating the Business 54 Bagnell Dam bridge over the Osage River in Lake Ozark this year. A public comment period is available through February 8, 2021. If you have any questions, thoughts or concerns regarding this project, please visit the project page to share them with us! 

2021 Jefferson City Missouri River Bridge Rehabilitation

Information regarding 2021 improvements to the Missouri River Bridges in Jefferson City is now available.  Work will include routine maintenance procedures meant to extend the lives of the bridges such as pier and deck rehabilitation and driving surface improvements. 

Lake of the Ozarks Route 54 Interchange

Construction is underway on a new interchange in Miller County where Route 54 intersects with Business Route 54, Route W and Osage Hills Road. The new interchange, along with three additional roundabouts, will allow for uninterrupted travel on Route 54 between Jefferson City and Camdenton.


  • Pavement Improvements to Close Lanes of Route 63


    COLUMBIA – Travelers are advised to be on the lookout for crews working on U.S. Route 63 in northern Columbia early next week.

    Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) maintenance crews will be making pavement repairs along northbound and...

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