Upcoming Road Work for Mid-Missouri from Wednesday, Feb. 23 - March 4

The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in the mid-Missouri area for the week of Feb. 23 – March 4, 2011. Weather conditions may cause postponements in the work schedule. Other construction or maintenance work may occur on other roadways throughout the area. Many projects will include lane closures and delays can be expected.

MoDOT reminds the public to buckle up, slow down, follow posted signing and drive safely through work areas. For more information about a project, please contact MoDOT at 1-888-ASK-MoDOT (275-6636) or log onto www.modot.org/central. You can also follow MoDOT’s Central District on Twitter, at https://twitter.com/MoDOT_Central.

Benton County

Daylight Hours

Route 65 from south of Route 52 to just north of the Osage River in Warsaw

– Widening highway to four lanes continues.

  • Temporary lane closures on Route 65 can be expected as the contractor

removes barrier walls at Wisdom Creek. Crews will flag traffic through the

work areas.

The project is scheduled to be complete in summer 2012.

Route 65 between Route 52 west and Mount Olivet Road – Roadway maintenance

and repair in the northbound lanes continues through Thursday, Feb. 24.

One northbound lane will be open through the work area.

Route 65 between Frisch Road and Zion Church Road – Roadway maintenance and

repair in the northbound and southbound lanes will take place on Friday,

Feb. 25. One lane in each direction will be open through the work area.

Route 65 between Route 83 and Route MM – Roadway maintenance and repair

continues through Friday, Feb. 25. One lane in each direction will be open

through the work area.

Boone County

Daylight Hours

Route 63 South outer road bridge over Boone Femme Creek, east of Bonne

Femme Church Road – Bridge maintenance continues through Friday, Mar. 4.

One lane will be open and crews will flag traffic through the work area.

Daylight/Overnight Hours

South outer road of Interstate 70, approximately two miles west of Route

740 – Bridge replacement is scheduled to begin the week of Feb. 28. The

bridge will be closed to traffic for approximately 36 days. Motorists

should find alternate routes around the work area. This project is part of

the Safe & Sound Bridge Improvement Program.

Route WW bridge over the North Fork of Grindstone Creek, approximately one

mile east of Route 63 – Bridge replacement is scheduled to begin the week

of Feb. 21. The bridge will be closed to traffic for approximately 54 days.

Motorists should seek alternate routes around the work area. This project

is part of the Safe & Sound Bridge Improvement Program.

Callaway County

Daylight Hours

Route 54 bridge over Gateway Railroad, approximately one mile south of

County Road 210 – Bridge deck maintenance in the eastbound lanes will take

place Monday, Feb. 28 and Tuesday, Mar. 1. One eastbound lane will be open

to traffic through the work area.

Route 54 bridge over Business 54 – Bridge deck maintenance in the eastbound

lanes will take place from Wednesday, Mar. 2 though Friday, Mar. 4. One

eastbound lane will be open to traffic through the work area.

Center Street bridge over Route 54 in Holts Summit – Bridge maintenance and

repair will take place Wednesday, Feb. 23 and Thursday, Feb. 24. One lane

will be open and crews will flag traffic through the work area.

Camden County

Daylight Hours

Route 54 in Linn Creek at the intersections of Route V and Business Park

Road/East Valley Drive – Median turn lane construction and intersection

improvements. Grading and drainage work continues for the new Business

Park Road and East Valley Drive widening. No traffic delays are expected

at this time. This project is scheduled for completion in spring 2011.

Route A, just south of Route C in Montreal - Culvert pipe replacement

continues through Friday, Feb. 25. One lane will be open and crews will

flag traffic through the work area. The route will be closed to all

tractor trailer traffic on Wednesday, Feb. 23. Temporary closure to all

traffic may be necessary during the work.

Daylight/Overnight Hours

Route 54 between the Grand Glaize Bridge to west of Route KK in Osage Beach

– Grading, drainage work, paving and bridges for the new Route 54

Expressway.

  • The new Case Road overpass is open to traffic and provides access to

Broadwater Road and Oak Road. Traffic signals at Case Road and Route 54

have been activated.

  • The new Jefferies Road is open to traffic. The contractor has some

remaining tie-in work to complete and entrances along Jefferies Road to

finish as weather permits.

  • Grading, drainage and erosion control work continues from Nichols Road

to Jefferies Road.

  • Grading, drainage and erosion control work continues from Route KK to

the west end of the project.

  • Asphalt paving continues, as weather permits, on the new service road

from Oak Road to Normandy Road.

  • Asphalt paving continues, as weather permits, on the new service road

from Case Road to Mariner Circle.

  • El Terra Lane is now open to traffic and is accessible from New Burton

Duenke Lane off existing Route KK. Asphalt paving continues, weather

permitting. Temporary pavement markings will be installed and maintained

throughout the winter.

This portion of the project is scheduled for completion in summer 2011.

Camden and Miller Counties

Daylight Hours

Route 242/Horseshoe Bend Parkway between Lake Ozark Community Bridge and

Route 54 – Grading and paving for a new four-lane highway. The contractor

is excavating and installing erosion control. No traffic delays are

expected at this time.

Cole County

Daylight Hours

Route 54 Eastbound/Route 63 Northbound at the Missouri River Bridge –

Construction of a pedestrian/bicycle bridge attachment continues.

  • Concrete work is taking place on the south end of the pedestrian

attachment substructure.

  • Construction on the steel ramp structure on the north end of the

project is complete. Crews are painting and installing fence to the ramp

structure.

  • The contractor is fabricating and attaching brackets to the floor

beams of the bridge in preparation for securing the new attachment.

  • The following changes are now in place until spring 2011:

  • The Main Street on ramp to the bridge is closed.

  • Lanes leading up to and crossing the bridge are narrowed.

Motorists will cross the bridge using three 11 ft. lanes.

  • A concrete barrier is installed across the bridge to separate lanes

of traffic from the construction crews and equipment.

  • The shoulder of the bridge, which also currently serves as a

pedestrian path, is closed. Pedestrians should also note that no shoulder

is available on the U.S. Route 54 westbound/U.S. Route 63 southbound bridge

leading into Jefferson City.

  • The speed limit is reduced from 60 mph to 45 mph through the area.

The project will be complete in late spring 2011.

Route 50 between City View and Route M – Roadway maintenance and repair in

the eastbound and westbound lanes continues through Friday, Mar. 4. One

lane in each direction will be open through the work area.

Cole and Miller Counties

Daylight Hours

Route AA between Route 54 in Miller County and Scrivner Road, one mile

south of Russellville – Culvert pipe replacement in various locations

continues through Friday, Feb. 25. One lane will be open and crews will

flag traffic through the work area.

Cooper County

Daylight/Overnight Hours

Route V bridge over the Petite Saline Creek, approximately two miles south

of Route 179 – Bridge replacement is scheduled to begin the week of Feb.

  1. The bridge will be closed to traffic approximately 50 days. Motorists

should find alternate routes around the work area. This project is part of

the Safe & Sound Bridge Improvement Program.

Gasconade County

Daylight Hours

Route T, two miles south of Route 50 – Culvert pipe replacement will take

place on Thursday, Feb. 24. One lane will be open and crews will flag

traffic through the work area.

Maries County

Daylight Hours

Route 63, one half mile north of the Gasconade River Bridge – Rock is being

cut back for preventative maintenance of freeze/thaw rock slides during

winter months. The contractor will periodically blast rock through

February 2011. When the blasting is underway, all traffic on Route 63 will

be stopped for short periods. Periodic lane closures will occur and crews

will flag traffic through the area. Motorists should expect delays.

Miller County

Daylight Hours

Route 54 bridge over the Osage River – Routine bridge inspection is

scheduled for the week of Feb. 21. One lane will be open through the work

area.

Route 17 bridge over Saline Creek, six miles west of Route 52 – Bridge

maintenance continues through Friday, Mar. 4. One lane will be open and

crews will flag traffic through the work area.

Montgomery County

Daylight Hours

Route 94, approximately one mile east of the city limits of Bluffton –

Roadway maintenance will take place Monday, Feb. 28 through Friday, Mar. 4.

One lane will be open and crews will flag traffic through the work area.

Morgan County

Daylight Hours

Route 50 bridge over the Lamine River – Routine bridge inspection is

scheduled for the week of Feb. 21. One lane will be open through the work

area.

Route 50 bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad, east of Route 135 –

Routine bridge inspection is scheduled for the week of Feb. 21. One lane

will be open through the work area

Route W between Marvin Cutoff Road and Hollow Road – Culvert pipe

replacement will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 23. One lane will be open

and crews will flag traffic through the work area.

Daylight/Overnight Hours

Route BB bridge over Richland Creek, approximately one mile west of Route D

– Bridge replacement is scheduled to begin the week of Feb. 21. The bridge

will be closed to traffic for approximately 45 days. Motorists should seek

alternate routes. This project is part of the Safe & Sound Bridge

Improvement Program.

Pettis County

Daylight Hours

Route 65 between Route HH and Third Street – Roadway maintenance and repair

in the northbound lanes will take place Monday, Feb. 28 through Friday,

Mar. 4. One northbound lane will be open and crews will flag traffic

through the work area.

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