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Long Creek Bridge/Missouri Route 86 to CLOSE June 3 for Urgent Bridge Repairs

The Long Creek bridge which carries Missouri Route 86 traffic across Table Rock Lake between Ridgedale and Blue Eye is scheduled to CLOSE for up to 30 days beginning Monday, June 3.

Traffic Delays Expected on I-44 at Shoal Creek (MM 6) in Joplin

Drivers using I-44 in Joplin can expect delays and lane closings when a project to rehabilitate both bridges over Shoal Creek near Mile Marker 6 begins the week of February 24.

Area News

  • Intersection Improvements, Resurfacing on 32nd Street


    Joplin – Drivers should expect narrowed lanes and traffic delays when a project to resurface 32nd Street (Jasper County Route FF) in Joplin between Main Street (Missouri Route 43) and Missouri Route 249, as well as make improvements to three...



    What: West Chestnut Expressway between Lulwood Avenue and Broadview Avenue/Haseltine Road in Springfield CLOSED due to high water at railroad overpass  

    When: 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 23, until water recedes 

    Details: Springfield Police Officers...



    What: Long Creek bridge on Missouri Route 86 reduced to ONE LANE to allow MoDOT crews to complete the installation of scaffolding ahead of an urgent repair project 

    When: 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Tuesday-Thursday, May 21-23. All lanes open at night. 

    Why: Mo...

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Southwest District At A Glance
Miles of Highway
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throughout 21 counties