Carroll County bridge replacement project to begin next week

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The Turkey Creek Bridge, located on Carroll County Route E between Route D and Route PP, will close soon for a bridge replacement project. The Missouri Department of Transportation contracted with Mera Excavating, LLC to complete the project.

Crews plan to close Route E to all traffic at the bridge beginning Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at approximately 8 a.m. The closure is scheduled to continue through July 2022. During this time, motorists will need to use an alternate route.

All work is weather-permitting, and schedules are subject to change.

MoDOT asks drivers to work with us by always buckling up, keeping your phone down, slowing down and moving over in work zones. Know before you go and check what work zones you might encounter at

Also at, sign up online for work zone updates. Information is also available 24/7 at 888-ASK-MODOT (275-6636) or via social media.

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