MoDOT

April 09, 2018 - 12:31 pm
The Missouri Department of Transportation and the state highway patrol are sending out the message - no phone in a work zone - for this year's National Work Zone Awareness Week running April 9-14. To drive the message home during a news conference, MoDOT featured employees who have been struck by...
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Kansas City Scout
April 02, 2018 - 12:24 pm
Kansas City, MO - A vehicle crash Sunday night has prompted the closure of one lane of eastbound Interstate-70 over Manchester Trafficway for emergency bridge repair. According to MoDOT, a bridge barrier was damaged in the crash and work crews must address it immediately. The closure of the right...
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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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MODOT Kansas City
March 20, 2018 - 3:42 pm
Kansas City, MO - MoDOT is issuing a warning to drivers to be aware and slow down while on the roadways after a crash sent three of its workers to the hospital. A MoDOT crew's truck was struck by an SUV from behind while the workers were picking up trash along I-435 and Truman Road. The driver of...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Michael Ronnebaum
March 02, 2018 - 6:00 am
Commuters who travel on Interstate 470 in Jackson County can again expect stop and go traffic because of the next phase of bridge rehabilitation. The Missouri Department of Transportation says drivers should expect delays on I-470 at Little Blue River, Cedar Creek and View High Drive. Beginning...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Jim Cunningham
February 28, 2018 - 4:52 am
Demolition on a busy thoroughfare ramp will require detours for thousands of Kansas City-are drivers beginning this weekend, and preparation begins Wednesday. Engineers with the Missouri Department of Transportation made plans to begin closing the flyover ramp to westbound Route 210 from Interstate...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Jim Cunningham
February 22, 2018 - 4:33 am
Work is about to begin for the second phase of a major bridge replacement project along Interstate 470. Crews will be shifting eastbound I-470 traffic to the westbound side of I-470 between Pryor Road and Blue Ridge Blvd as they continue to rehabilitate the eastbound bridges in that area. Workers...
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Missouri Dept. of Transportation
Kara Marxer
February 19, 2018 - 4:41 am
MODOT is shutting down some lanes on the 291 bridge south of Liberty Monday. The bridge on 291 just south of Old 210 needs some work. Engineers expect to be finished in mid June. "Based on the condition of the bridge, we're going to be putting a new bridge deck on it and doing some upgrades to the...
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Jim Cunningham
February 05, 2018 - 6:09 am
Kansas City commuters have come to depend on KC Scout to help them get to destinations more quickly when the way is blocked by accidents or debris on the roadway. KC Scout started as a joint venture between the Missouri and Kansas Departments of Transportation in the late 90s. By 2003, construction...
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KDOT
Kara Marxer
February 02, 2018 - 5:42 am
Kansas City, MO & KS - Construction begins this weekend on the Lewis & Clark Viaduct, the portion of I-70 that connects downtown Kansas City, Missouri to downtown Kansas City, Kansas. The stretch of interstate will be closed for up to two years. The Lewis and Clark Viaduct is in danger of...
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