Your boss may think otherwise, but the State of Missouri is urging everyone to stay off the roads “for the duration” of today’s weather event.
MoDOT says the closure is necessary while girders are installed for a new overpass at Walnut Street.
St. Louis area drivers will be facing another major road closure.
The snow and ice that have been dumped on us so far this winter is now being measured in dollars both in Illinois and Missouri.
Road crews in St. Louis went from snow removal to pothole patching this week.
The Missouri Department of Transplantation says it will close all lanes of I-70 between Pine Street and the Poplar Street Bridge Friday January 17th through the morning of the 20th.
It’s almost like we’re back to square one. Snow falling overnight and early this morning have made roads, ramps and bridges slick.
On both sides of the Mississippi River the battle to clear the roads continues, but slow, steady progress is being made, according to area transportation officials.
I-270 seems to be running close to speed limit.
“We’ll be plowing and salting the same time, and we’ll continue to do that until the storm has passed,” St. Louis County spokesman says