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July 19, 2019 - 3:05 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri officials are warning drivers to be on the lookout for pavement “blowups” as temperatures soar. The Missouri Department of Transportation says the problem happens when the road surface expands at a crack or joint where moisture has seeped in. KMBC-TV reports that...
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July 11, 2019 - 12:57 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A tractor-trailer hauling pig intestine has dumped its load across a downtown highway in Kansas City, Missouri. The Missouri Department of Transportation tweeted that at least three lanes of westbound Interstate 670 were closed Thursday because of the spill, and that an...
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July 10, 2019 - 4:16 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri officials say widespread flooding has cost an estimated $29 million in damages to roads and bridges, and dozens of other sites haven’t even been evaluated yet. Missouri Department of Transportation records presented during a Wednesday commission meeting show the...
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May 12, 2019 - 9:09 pm
Drivers may need to make adjustments for Monday morning commute
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April 16, 2019 - 5:54 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMOX) — Don’t be surprised if you see more law enforcement on the roads this weekend — they’re keeping a lookout for those potentially driving under the influence of marijuana. The Missouri Department of Transportation issued a release Monday about its first “420 drugged-...
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March 01, 2019 - 1:34 pm
Blowing snow will also reduce visibilities at times Sunday.
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Brian Kelly
February 19, 2019 - 10:10 am
District Maintenance Engineer Bob Becker says the key will be the timing.
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 Old highway with holes and snow. Landscape road in the potholes in cloudy winter weather. The concept of the absence of timely repair of the highway.
Dreamstime.com
February 15, 2019 - 1:10 pm
There were more than 300 MoDOT crews out patching potholes on Thursday.
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(KMOX file photo)
February 14, 2019 - 4:30 pm
ST. LOUIS, Mo (KMOX) - More winter weather is on the way for the metro area and that has the Missouri Department of Transportation warning drivers to stay off the roads. <<<SCHOOL CLOSINGS>>> MoDOT said they will be ready to plow the roads when the snow comes into the area Friday...
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Brett Blume
February 01, 2019 - 12:23 pm
CHESTERFIELD, Mo. (KMOX) — MoDOT officials feel they have a better handle on what went wrong during construction of the westbound I-44 bridge at Shrewsbury. The department suspended construction on the bridge in November after large cracks started appearing. Related: MoDOT Cancels Planned I-44 Work...
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