New Bridge Opens on Missouri Route 149 Near Connelsville

HANNIBAL – Motorists now have the opportunity to drive across the new bridge on Missouri Route 149 at Shuteye Creek, located near Connelsville in Adair County. The bridge closed in May to undergo replacement. The new bridge is holds two lanes of traffic and is 24-foot wide with shoulders.

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.

MoDOT’s mission is to provide a world-class transportation system that is safe, innovative, reliable and dedicated to a prosperous Missouri.  Please do your part to help us achieve a safe system by wearing your seat belt every time and putting your phone down while driving…for your safety and our workers.  Take the pledge – Buckle Up, Phone Down.

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