Counties Impacted
Project Status
Planning Phase

Construction Milestone

Public Meeting - Wednesday, January 15
MoDOT KC will host an informational public meeting to discuss the upcoming project for improving the intersection of Route 169 & 188th St. The meeting will be from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the Church of the Good Shepherd, located at 18601 N. 169 Highway, Smithville, MO

Why is MoDOT doing this project? 

This project will improve sight distance and safety at this interception by adjusting the US 169 profile , adding turn lanes on US 169 and realigning 188th Street.

How does this project benefit me? 

It will be much safer to make turning movements at this intersection.

What is the project time line? 

Letting - September 2020 

Notice to proceed - November 2020 

Estimated project completion - Summer 2021 

What does this project cost? 

This project is estimated to cost $615,000. 

How do I learn more? 

For additional information about this project, contact MoDOT Senior Communication Specialist Markl Johnson at 816-607-2151 or markl.johnson@modot, .  For instant updates, follow MoDOT_KC on Twitter, or share posts and/or comments on our Facebook page at

Project Plans 

To view project plans, click here