Category Archives: Transportation

Bridge Maintenance Planned for Missouri Route 15 in Scotland County

Written on September 10, 2019 at 2:25 pm, by

Weather permitting, September 17, MoDOT will be doing bridge maintenance work on Missouri Route 15 over the South Wyaconda River located in Scotland County. The road will be reduced to one lane traffic beginning at Route BB continuing south for two tenths of a mile from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Motorists can expect delays […]

MoDOT Schedules Bridge Maintenance Work in Scotland County

Written on September 8, 2019 at 4:04 pm, by

Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing culvert replacement and bridge maintenance work on routes located in Scotland County this week. On Thursday, September 5th, Scotland County Route 15 will be reduced to one lane of traffic from the Route BB junction continuing south for two tenths of a mile for bridge maintenance work over the […]

MoDOT Chip Seal Projects Set to Begin on U.S. 136

Written on August 2, 2019 at 11:42 am, by

Weather permitting, Thursday, August 1, the first of three chip seal projects on area highways is set to begin. Crews will start on U.S. Route 136 in Schuyler County, from U.S. Route 63 to Schuyler County Route A. Once that project is complete crews will move to Missouri Route 3 in Randolph County, from U.S. […]

Several Routes in Scotland County Will See Roadwork in the Upcoming Weeks

Written on July 30, 2019 at 1:36 pm, by

Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing the pavement work in Scotland County on various routes over the next two weeks. Workers will be on Scotland County Route Z  on August 1st and again on August 5th when the road will be reduced to one lane traffic from Scotland County Route H to the Iowa State […]

Patching Work Planned for Routes in Scotland County

Written on July 19, 2019 at 12:10 pm, by

HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing pavement patching work in Scotland County next week. Traffic will be reduced to one lane on Scotland County Route A on July 22nd and 23rd as MoDOT crews will be working on patching the road between Route U to Route M. The work will be completed between […]

Additional Highway Funding Could Expedite Several Scotland County Projects

Written on June 25, 2019 at 1:59 pm, by

With approximately $350 million in additional funding to work with, the Missouri Department of Transportation is seeking local input to help earmark the budget increase for next year. MoDOT officials met with the Northeast Missouri Transportation Advisory Committee (TAC) at the Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission conference room on June 19th to discuss the estimated […]

Railroad Crossing Work Rescheduled This Weekend

Written on June 25, 2019 at 10:42 am, by

Weather permitting, June 29th and 30th, BNSF Railway will be doing work at the railroad crossing located on Route A in Scotland County. The road will be closed at the intersection of route A and Route U in Gorin. The continuous closure is scheduled from 9:00 a.m. on June 29 to 5:00 p.m. on June […]

OATS Announces Fare Increases for NEMO Routes

Written on June 18, 2019 at 12:24 pm, by

OATS Transit has announced it will be increasing fares this summer on some of its routes.  The fare increases will affect the general public riding in the following counties- Adair, Clark, Knox, Lewis, Lincoln, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Montgomery, Pike, Ralls, Randolph, Schuyler, Scotland, Shelby and Warren Counties. This change is being made to help offset […]

Route P to Close June 3-4 For Resurfacing

Written on May 27, 2019 at 8:59 pm, by

Weather permitting, MoDOT will be do work in Scotland and Clark Counties on several lettered routes. Scotland County Route A will be reduced to one lane of traffic on May 28-30, from one mile each side of the BNSF Railroad Bridge for bridge maintenance. The work will be completed between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. […]

School Zone Speed Survey Reveals Some Alarming Numbers

Written on April 23, 2019 at 4:11 pm, by

Nearly half of the motorists entering or leaving the city limits of Memphis on Highway 15 north were found to be out of compliance with the speed limit according to data compiled by the Northeast Missouri Regional Planning Commission’s traffic trailer. The speed monitoring device was placed in the 40 mph speed zone north of […]