ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - The following is a list of general highway maintenance and construction work the Missouri Department of Transportation has planned in the Northwest Missouri region for the week of Jan. 20 – 26.
Though not listed below, some routes remain closed due to flooding. View all routes closed due to flooding at http://traveler.modot.org/map/.
Inclement weather may cause schedule changes in some of the planned work. There may also be moving operations throughout the region such as pothole patching, striping, signal work, etc., in addition to the work mentioned below.
Interstate 29, U.S. Route 71, and Business Route 71 – Pothole patching, Jan. 21 – 24
Route 111 – CLOSED for a bridge replacement project at the Mill Creek Bridge near Corning. The bridge will remain closed through spring 2020.
U.S. Route 59 – Culvert replacement 1 mile south of the Iowa state line, Jan. 21 – 24
U.S. Route 136 – Shoulder work at Route J, Jan. 21 – 24
Route 116 – CLOSED for a bridge replacement project over I-29, Jan. 23 through May 2020
Route DD – CLOSED for brush cutting between Auxier Road SE and 115 SE, Jan. 20 – 24 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. daily
I-229 and U.S. Route 36 – Pothole patching, Jan. 21 – 24
Route W – Brush cutting, Jan. 21 – 24
Route C – CLOSED until further notice at the Branch of Turkey Creek Bridge due to damage from flooding. A project to replace the bridge is scheduled to be a part of the February 2020 letting.
U.S. Route 24 – Bridge replacement project at the Mussel Fork River and Overflow Bridges west of Keytesville through spring 2020. Traffic is being diverted over a one-lane, signalized bypass during the replacement of the Mussel Fork River Overflow Bridge.
U.S. Route 24 – Bridge replacement project at the Middle Fork Chariton River and Overflow bridges through February 2020. These bridges are part of Governor Parson’s “Focus on Bridges” program. Traffic will be directed through the work zone with temporary traffic signals. A 10-foot width restriction is in place.
Route 6 – Pothole patching from I-35 to Jamesport, Jan. 21 – 24
Routes B, N, and K – Pothole patching, Jan. 21 – 24
Route T – CLOSED until further notice at Mill Bluff Road due to roadway damage
U.S. Route 159 – CLOSED for a bridge replacement project over the Little Tarkio Creek through spring 2020. More info: https://www.modot.org/little-tarkio-creek-bridge-replacement-holt-county-us-route-159
Route PP – CLOSED until further notice at the East Medicine Creek Bridge after a regularly scheduled inspection revealed critical deterioration to the structure. The bridge is currently scheduled for replacement in fiscal year 2020. More info: https://www.modot.org/sullivan-county-route-pp-east-medicine-creek-bridge
Route YY – CLOSED for a bridge replacement project at the Middle Fork of the Grand River. The bridge is part of Governor Parson’s “Focus on Bridges” program. The bridge will remain closed until spring 2020. More info: https://www.modot.org/worth-county-route-yy-bridge-replacement-over-middle-fork-grand-river