Missouri Department of Transportation

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Bond Proposal Would Turn MoDOT Headquarters into Legislature Space

Transforming the Missouri Department of Transportation headquarters into a space for legislative and executive branch employees is among the projects that could be funded with new bond revenue.

01/26/2015

The old eastbound Interstate 70 ramp to the Poplar Street Bridge is coming down for good. (Brian Kelly/KMOX)

Interstate 44 Shutting Down this Weekend

At 8 p.m. Friday, crews will shut down the depressed section of Interstate 44 and I-44 and Interstate 55 ramps to the Poplar Street Bridge so they can tear down the Memorial Drive ramp.

01/15/2015

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MoDOT Breaks Out Snowplows for Statewide Drill

Missouri Department of Transportation crews are firing up their snowplows today, but there’s no need to panic.

11/05/2014

Missouri Department of Transportation workers fill a series of potholes on Woods Mill Rd. near 64/40 on March 18, 2013. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

State Road Funding Situation Growing More Dire

Since voters passed up on a chance to add more money to its coffers, the Missouri Department of Transportation says it’s living on borrowed time and dwindling finances.

10/30/2014

KMOX file photo.

Traffic Bottleneck on I-64 between Hampton, Hanley Due to Bridge Work

A routine bridge inspection along Interstate 64 yesterday turned up something disturbing – cracks in the support beams holding up soundwalls.

10/17/2014

KMOX file photo.

Guardrail Injuries, Deaths Spark Investigation

Missouri asked for a study after it was charged in some lawsuits around the country claiming a newer version of the guardrail doesn’t absorb as much impact.

10/09/2014

KMOX file photo.

Page Avenue Stretch Opens for Public’s Enjoyment Saturday

The Page Avenue extension comes a big step closer to completion this weekend as the Missouri Department of Transportation opens the stretch between Interstate 64 and Highway K.

10/03/2014

File photo of an oil train. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Transportation of Crude Oil in Missouri by Train: Is it Safe?

It’s no secret that hazardous crude oil is being shipped on trains that run through Missouri, but are the tracks those trains are running on safe?

09/25/2014

CBS file photo

Panel Discusses Potential Funding for Road Improvements

Is Missouri missing out on potential funding sources for road improvements? That was one of the questions before a panel that gathered at Show-Me Institute headquarters in St. Louis on Tuesday morning.

09/16/2014

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Missouri Offers Grants to Help Cities Fix Streets

Cities and towns short on extra cash could get state help to improve street safety and other infrastructure issues.

09/15/2014

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