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MoDOT Schedules Bridge Maintenance Work in Scotland County

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 […]

Patching Work Planned for Routes in Scotland County

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

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 […]

Route P to Close June 3-4 For Resurfacing

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. […]

Scotland County Buried (Temporarily) by 12 Inches of Snow

Despite recording an estimated 10 to 12 inches of snow Friday night and Saturday, Scotland County was back to business Monday morning. Ball games were canceled Friday night and the school also postponed Saturday events and few Sunday morning church services were canceled, but by and large the region emerged from the weekend storm relatively […]

Memphis Man Hurt in Crash on Slick Road

Slick road conditions Monday afternoon were blamed for a two vehicle accident that left four northeast Missouri residents injured, including a Memphis man. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Michael L. Steeples, 58, of Memphis was southbound on Highway 63 1.3 miles north of Kirksville when the 2004 Ford Ranger he was driving slid […]

Highway 15 Coalition Pursuing City Financing for Startup Costs

In an effort to jump start a proposed project to add shoulders to Highway 15 in Scotland County, local representatives of the Highway 15 Coalition met with the Memphis City Council on September 6th to propose a funding partnership with the city. Dr. Jeff Davis along with Derek Weber and Lucinda Clubb of Northeast Regional […]

Scotland County Commission Meeting Minutes

Thursday, July 19, 2018 PLACE OF MEETING: Scotland County Courthouse Commission Chambers The meeting was called to order at 8:30 a.m. PRESENT WERE:  Presiding Commissioner: Duane Ebeling; Eastern District Commissioner, Danette Clatt; Western District Commissioner, David Wiggins; and County Clerk, Batina Dodge. Commissioner Clatt moved to approve the consent agenda; seconded by Commissioner Wiggins. Motion […]

Road Work Will Temporarily Close Several Routes in Scotland County

Weather permitting, MoDOT crews will be doing overlay road work in Scotland County next week. Work will be done on Route DD on May 7, with the road closed from Scotland County Route C to the end of Route DD for overlay work. Work will be completed between 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. On May […]

Highway 15 Coalition Hears From Successful Taxing Entities

The push continues to create some form of special funding body to raise $1 million locally to construct shoulders on Highway 15 in Scotland County.   Interested parties seeking to improve Highway 15 in Scotland County gathered on February 15th at the board room at the Northeast Regional Planning Commission office to hear from a […]