(The following press release was issued by the Missouri Department of Transportation.)
The Missouri Department of Transportation and its contractor Fred Weber Inc. will close the far right lane of westbound Interstate 70 starting TONIGHT, weather permitting.
Crews will close one lane on I-70 from Route 79 to Route K for pavement work nightly from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday, September 10 through Wednesday, September 12.
Workers will be paving a new shoulder as part of a project to add a fourth westbound lane on I-70 from T.R. Hughes Boulevard to Route K.
Plan ahead -- for ways to avoid work zones, call 1-888-ASK-MODOT or visit our website at www.modot.org/