Buck O'Neil Bridge

Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Marc LaVoie
November 21, 2018 - 9:12 am
The Missouri Department of Transportation finished removing barriers and barrels Wednesday morning, allowing southbound traffic to cross the Missouri River on the Buck O'Neil Bridge. The repair project began around May 1. Rehabilitation was finished about ten days ahead of the scheduled completion...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Dan Weinbaum
September 28, 2018 - 5:11 am
The Buck O'Neil Bridge is again closing for a weekend so workers can begin another phase in a repair project. The Missouri Department of Transportation has been working to repair the old Broadway Bridge for months. All the southbound lanes have been closed for repairs and the northbound lanes have...
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Dan Weinbaum
September 05, 2018 - 5:22 pm
Kansas City, MO - Work continues to replace expansion joints on the Buck O'Neil Bridge that have been corroded and rusted due to salt and other chemicals. MODOT's John Casey, the senior construction inspector, explained what they're doing: Video of MODOT works on the Buck O'Neil Bridge...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Jim Cunningham
June 18, 2018 - 4:44 am
Another construction project will affect commutes for people who drive in and out of downtown Kansas City. While repairs continue underneath the southbound lanes of the Buck O'Neil Bridge, the Missouri Department of Transportation is going to need to shut down one of the two northbound lanes for...
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April 30, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Kansas City, MO - Metro drivers who use the Buck O'Neil Bridge to enter downtown Kansas City will be forced to find another route for the next seven months beginning May 19th. MoDOT will shut down all southbound lanes of the former-Broadway Bridge until December 1st. Workers are doing rehab work to...
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Bill Grady
March 28, 2018 - 5:51 am
At his seventh state of the city address Tuesday Mayor Sly James said Kansas City is headed in the right direction, but there is a lot more to accomplish. James told a packed house at Plexpod Westport Commons that while the city has taken some big steps forward with KCI and the downtown convention...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Kara Marxer
March 21, 2018 - 5:55 am
The Mid-America Regional Council is hosting an open house 4:30 - 6:30 Wednesday, March 21st to show the public its options for the future of the Buck O'Neil Bridge (formerly Broadway Bridge). Another open house will be held Wednesday from 4:30 to 6:30 at iWerx in North Kansas City. The Missouri...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Marc LaVoie
December 21, 2017 - 4:51 am
A committee from the Kansas City Council is looking for ways to find the money they need to replace the deteriorating Buck O'Neil Bridge. One serious option that could be unpopular with motorists is charging tolls. The Finance and Governance Committee yesterday heard a report that put the toll...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Bill Grady
November 13, 2017 - 5:50 am
Maintenance issues associated with Kansas City's 61-year-old Buck O'Neil Bridge continue to pit municipalities against each other for federal transportation dollars, as local officials meet Monday to discuss solutions. Area mayors and representatives from the Mid-America Regional Council will...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Bill Grady
October 12, 2017 - 6:12 am
The Mid America Regional Council (MARC) wants to know what Kansas City drivers think about potential changes to the downtown loop. The nonprofit planning association that works with local governments is prepared an online survey ahead of planned work on the Buck O'Neil Bridge on the north side of...
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