REVISED: Waterline operations will require CLOSURES on U.S. Route 169 and 188th St., Dec. 13-18

Date Update

CLAY COUNTY – The Missouri Department of Transportation will CLOSE U.S. Route 169 at 188th street in Smithville starting at 7 a.m. on Wed., Dec. 13 until 7 a.m. on Mon. Dec. 18 at for waterline operations. All work is weather permitting.

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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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