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Marc LaVoie
September 20, 2019 - 7:13 am
Kansas City, MO - Traffic around the Truman Sports Complex is always a challenge on game days, but fans who do not leave early for the Chiefs home opener on Sunday could be in trouble. A major construction project continues near Arrowhead Stadium, with multiple detours. MODOT workers have...
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KMBZ News Staff
August 27, 2019 - 5:49 am
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A major road project will cause some traffic headaches as a seven mile stretch of Interstate-70 will close in both directions between I-435 to the I-470/291 interchange. The closure begins Friday, September 6 at 10:00pm and will reopen at 5am Monday morning, September 9th. MoDOT...
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Missouri Department of Transportation
AP News Staff
July 23, 2019 - 6:55 am
ROCHPORT, Mo. (AP) - The Missouri Department of Transportation will receive an $81 million federal grant to help pay for replacement of the Interstate 70 bridge over the Missouri River near Rocheport. Republican members of Missouri's congressional delegation announced Monday the state will receive...
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MODOT
Dan Weinbaum
May 31, 2019 - 1:08 pm
UPDATE: 31may19 The 152 bridge over I-35 is coming down tonight. It's part of a major overhaul of the highway 152 corridor that links Kansas City, North with Liberty. During the bridge demolition tonight - all northbound and southbound traffic underneath the 152 Bridge will be detoured - up and...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 21, 2019 - 3:31 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Missouri Depart of Transportation (MODOT) has closed a number of roads due to flooding brought about by the recent torrential rains. ⚠️Flood Warning: Due to recent heavy #rains ... flooding has become an issue across the greater #KC area. For a complete list of roads closed--...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Dan Weinbaum
April 25, 2019 - 5:59 am
Kansas City, MO - A major road project is likely to cause headaches for a lot of Kansas City drivers beginning Friday morning. The Missouri Department of Transportation is making changes in connection with its South Loop Link project to update bridges and Interstate 435. The work is part of Phase 2...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Kara Marxer
April 10, 2019 - 6:23 am
Kansas City, MO - Nine-year-old Kooper Lackman is asking drivers to slow down and pay close attention when orange cones are on the roads. Kooper's dad Jason works for the Missouri Department of Transportation and has been struck while out on the road. "Luckily, it was just a mirror each time,"...
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Rebecca Crockett
March 11, 2019 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - A major road project is underway for the I-435 and I-70 interchange near the Truman Sports Complex. MoDOT says the project will cause closures and detours for almost two years. The eastbound I-70 ramp to northbound I-435 and the eastbound I-70 ramp to Manchester Trafficway is...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
KMBZ News Staff
January 11, 2019 - 6:24 am
As lawmakers begin their first week of the 2019 session, transportation funding remains a challenge in Missouri. Lawmakers are finding state revenues behind projections, and with voters having defeated the gas tax increase proposal in November, fixing Missouri's roads without breaking the bank is...
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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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