REMINDER: Community invited to discuss upcoming St. Joseph intersection project

Buchanan County U.S. Route 59, Route 752 and Route U intersection

ST/ JOSEPH, Mo. – Plans are underway for an intersection improvement project at Buchanan County U.S. Route 59, Route 752 and Route U in southern St. Joseph. The Missouri Department of Transportation will host a public information opportunity on Tuesday, Nov. 1, from 4:30 to 6 p.m., at Hosea Elementary School located at 6401 Gordon Ave., St. Joseph.

This will be an open house with no formal presentation. The public is invited to drop in any time between 4:30 and 6 p.m. Engineers and right of way employees from MoDOT will be available to discuss plans for the intersection, right of way, potential detour routes and receive feedback. The project is currently scheduled to go out for contractor bidding in March 2024.

If you are unable to attend the open house, two other opportunities for public comment are available through Friday, Nov. 18, 2022.

  1. Visit the project website to review project information, leave comments and sign up for project-specific updates:


  1. Mail your comments, postmarked by Nov. 18, 2022 to:             

                U.S. Route 59 Intersection Improvement Project 

               Missouri Department of Transportation

                3602 North Belt Highway

                St. Joseph, MO 64506


We are committed to providing equal access to this event for all participants. If you need a reasonable accommodation, please contact NW District Communications at 816-901-4529.



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Buchanan County U.S. Route 59/Route 752/Route U Intersection Improvements | Missouri Department of Transportation (

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