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Motorists Cautioned: Box Turtles on the Move

The majority of turtles on the road right now are three-toed box turtles.

06/11/2015

MoDOT's Deanna Venker referred to taking questions in front of a room of citizens as "grandstanding." She preferred having individual conversations in the back of the room. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

MoDOT Engineer Calls Gravois Meeting ‘Grandstanding’

It began with people with questions and MoDOT’s Deanna Venker with answers. But as the opinions came out, she retreated to the back of the room and said she’d speak with people individually.

05/01/2015

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Missouri Lawmakers Struggle to Find Transportation Funding

Some Missouri lawmakers are rallying around a proposal to raise the gas tax by 2 cents to help forestall a transportation funding shortfall.

04/14/2015

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How Can Illinois Pay for Roads?

It’s time for state lawmakers to put together another construction program, says Senate President John Cullerton (D-Chicago), and he says though it’s needed, it won’t be easy to accomplish.

03/16/2015

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Mo. Senator: Raising Gas Tax ‘Would Not Solve the Total Problem’

Sen. Kraus says he’s not likely to support a gas tax hike, and said his biggest concern is how the state is spending over $400 million a year paying back bonds.

03/10/2015

File photo of a snow plow. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

St. Louis Area Under Winter Storm Warning

Up to 7 inches of snow possible by Sunday evening

02/28/2015

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Light Snow Causing Some Traffic Problems

Dropping temperatures are a concern.

02/26/2015

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Winter Car Washes Prevent Damage

The return of snow in the forecast means the return of brine and salt to the roadways, and that should mean the return of motorists to car washes.

02/25/2015

File photo of a snow plow. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Wintry Mix Leaves Roads A Mess

Many area roads are snow and/or ice covered.

02/21/2015

Snow removal crew in downtown St. Louis, December 14, 2013. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Will Winter Weather Impact Wednesday Rush Hour?

It’s not the amount of snow rolling in today that has the Missouri Department of Transportation worried – it’s the timing.

02/04/2015

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