CLAY COUNTY – Crews will CLOSE the right lane of northbound and the right lane of southbound Interstate 35 from Fishing River Bridge to Missouri Route 92 in Kearney, MO for paving work. Work will begin at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 2, until approximately 6 p.m. on Sunday, June 4. This work is rescheduled from May 19. There will not be a complete closure, but motorists may experience delays in the work area.
This work is part a larger project, which is in partnership with the City of Kearney, MoDOT will construct a new interchange on I-35 at 19th Street (144th Street) approximately 1 mile south of Route 92. The new interchange will cross over I-35 and will include ramps to/from I-35. The improvements will also include bike lanes and accommodate pedestrians with trail and sidewalk. All work is weather permitting.
Motorists are reminded to slow down and pay attention while driving in work zones. Not all work zones look alike. Work zones can be moving operations, such as striping, patching or mowing. They can also be short term, temporary lane closures to make quick repairs or remove debris from the roadway.
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