Category Archives: Transportation

Bridge Work Will Close Route B November 4th

Written on November 1, 2019 at 2:35 pm, by

HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, November 4, MoDOT will be doing bridge maintenance on Route B over North Fork River in Scotland County. The road will be closed from Route JJ to Route CC between 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Motorists will need to use alternate routes during this times. Please remember to obey all work […]

Road Safety Groups to Recognize Buckle Up Phone Down Day

Written on October 25, 2019 at 11:38 am, by

The Missouri Department of Transportation and the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety are challenging you and those you know at home work, school, and community to buckle up and put your phone down and the City of Memphis is joining the effort. On October 18th, Memphis Mayor William Reckenberg signed a proclamation declaring October 29th […]

MoDOT Schedules Road Closures for Culvert Replacements

Written on October 8, 2019 at 11:22 am, by

Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing culvert work on the following routes in Scotland County starting later this week. On Friday, October 11th, Scotland County Route U will be closed from Scotland County Route RA to Clark County Route A for a culvert replacement. The work will be completed between 7:00 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. […]

County Continuing to Upgrade Aged Bridge Inventory

Written on September 17, 2019 at 1:45 pm, by

Is the glass half full or half empty? The recent 2019 Scotland County Bridge summary in conjunction with the Missouri Department of Transportation offered some numbers for local constituents that may quench their thirst or waiting for a refill. With seven structures over 50 years in age the county has some work to be done. […]

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 […]