Missouri Department of Transportation workers fill a series of potholes on Woods Mill Rd. near 64/40 on March 18, 2013. MoDOT is asking people to report potholes through Facebook, Twitter or by calling 1-888-ASK-MODOT. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

After Failure of Amendment 7, MoDOT Figures Out What’s Next

A bid to provide the Missouri Department of Transportation with millions of extra dollars per year went down in flames Tuesday with the failure of Amendment 7.


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Study: Self-Driving Cars Would Eliminate Majority Of Traffic Deaths, Congestion

In some ways, computers make ideal drivers: They don’t drink and then climb behind the wheel.


11/21/12-The thickest layer of fog in recent memory plopped down on the St. Louis region overnight and as of mid-morning still hadn't eased up. This shot from the roof of the Park Pacific building at Tucker & Olive (KMOX's new home) should show a panorama of buildings to the southeast, including the St. Louis Circuit Courthouse, the Eagleton Federal Courthouse, the AT&T building, etc.
Instead all it shows is the sun trying, and failing, to burn through the thick haze. The fog's expected to hang around until noon, and possibly later. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Dense Fog Settles Over St. Louis, Cutting Visibility To Near Zero

Minor delays caused at Lambert on one of the busiest travel days of the year.



Big Rig Accident Deaths Rise In Missouri

More people are dying in fewer accidents



MODOT Cancels Weekend Street Closure

MODOT has canceled this weekend’s closure of eastbound I-64 between Jefferson and the Poplar Street Bridge because of the potential for ice in the forecast.



First Snowfall Of The Winter Tests MoDOT

Heavy snow fell for several hours before heading on east.



Unions, Highway Officials Call For Long-Term Infrastructure Package

Say long-term plan is worth the investment


Missouri Dept. Of Transportation Tests Smog-Eating Concrete

This new cement absorbs smog, uses sunlight to break it down, and releases it as nitrogen and carbon dioxide.


Bikers Swarm St. Louis Highways

Officials says its still not clear where they came from.



MoDOT Begins Meetings on “Bolder Five-Year Direction”

Plan uses funds from layoffs, closings and sales for roadwork




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