Counties Impacted
Project Status
In Progress
Route Impacted
Missouri Route YY



A routine inspection revealed critical deterioration to the structure and it was closed for the safety of all motorists.

In Progress
Design, Right of Way Acquisition and Public Input Phase

MoDOT has contracted with Burns and McDonnell to design a new structure to replace the current bridge over the Middle Fork of the Grand River on Route YY in Worth County.

At this time, some additional right of way on the southeast corner of the bridge will need to be acquired for the project.

The public is invited to provide input about the design, proposed construction period, proposed detour route, and any other project-related concerns they may have via the form at the bottom of this webpage.

Not Started
Contractors can bid on the bridge replacement project

The project is currently scheduled to be bid on and awarded in the fall of 2019.

Not Started
Contractor may begin work

The contract's notice to proceed date for the contractor has not yet been determined.

Not Started
Completion Date

The date the contractor must be completed with all work, but contract, has not been determined yet.

News about Route YY Bridge over the Middle Fork of the Grand River

  • Worth County Route YY Bridge Now Closed


    GRANT CITY, Mo. – The bridge on Route YY over the Middle Fork of the Grand River, just east of Worth, is now closed, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. The bridge was closed after a regularly scheduled inspection revealed...

Frequently Asked Questions


Q: Why did MoDOT close the road?

  • A routine inspection found significant deterioration to the structure and it was closed for the safety of motorists.

Q: Who can I contact if I have further questions?

Q: How can I stay updated on the project's progress?

  • Sign up for project-specific updates below:
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