Monday, August 20, 2012
MoDOT will close all lanes of Westbound I-70 for 30 minutes around midnight Aug. 23.
MoDOT is giving us a taste of things to come with some temporary closures later this week. Two lanes on westbound Interstate 70 will close on the Blanchette Bridge to the Fifth Street interchange overnight Thursday Aug. 23. In addition, the westbound ramp to northbound Fifth Street will also close between 10 p.m. Aug. 23 and 5 a.m. Aug. 24. All lanes of westbound I-70 will close around midnight for about 30 minutes so Missouri Department of Transportation contractors can remove the overhead sign truss located between the end of the bridge and the Fifth Street exit. Motorists are advised to avoid westbound I-70 whille this is going on. Walsh Construction Co. is expected to close the westbound span of the Blanchette Bridge starting in …
Friday, July 20, 2012
Several ramps in the area will also be closed.
(The Missouri Department of Transportation has issued the following press release.) The Missouri Department of Transportation will close four of the five eastbound Interstate 70 lanes Saturday night, July 21, weather permitting. It will reduce eastbound I-70 to just one lane open. Crews will remove and replace overhead signs on eastbound I-70 and redo some striping. Motorists are advised to use alternate routes. The multiple lane closures will occur between Mid Rivers Mall Drive and Route 370 from 9 p.m. Saturday, July 21 until 10 a.m. Sunday, July 22. The far left lane of eastbound I-70 will remain open to traffic at this location, but motorists cannot access Route 370. There will also be occasional 10-15 minute full …
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Overnight crews will be working on Hwy. K bridge repairs.
The Missouri Department of Transportation will have two lanes closed on eastbound Interstate 70 over Route K from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. Wednesday, May 2 and Thursday, May 3. Crews will be working overnight on some bridge repairs. Motorists are advised to avoid eastbound I-70 if possible to minimize delays.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Eastbound I-64 has one lane closed due the accident, which may involve a fatality.
Wednesday, July 20, 2011
The Blanchette Bridge will undergo its annual safety inspection.
It's annual safety inspection time for the Blanchette Bridge, and MoDOT will be closing some lanes of Interstate 70 starting July 26. The work will continue through Aug. 8. Crews will start with the westbound bridge July 26 - Aug. 1, closing the two right lanes and then the two left lanes. Lanes will close from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. during this first phase. Inspection then moves to the eastbound bridge Aug. 1 - 8 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. As before, crews will start with the right lanes and move to the left lanes. Drivers can avoid work zones by calling 1-888-ASK-MODOT or visiting our website at www.modot.org/stlouis/ and get traffic information by calling 5-1-1 from most cell phones.
Tuesday, July 5, 2011
On Monday, Juy 5, MoDOT will be closing lanes for repair and resurfacing.
Starting tonight, July 5, MoDOT will be closing lane on two sections of Interstate 70 in St. Charles County for repair and resurfacng. The two sites are: Weather permitting, a lane in both directions will close at 9 p.m. A second lane will close at 11 p.m., and all lanes will reopen by 5 a.m. the following day. According to a MoDOT press release, the work will continue into the fall. Drivers can find out more about work zones on the MoDOT website or by calling 1-800-ASK-MODOT.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Some westbound lanes will close from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for maintenance work over the next few days.
The Missouri Department of Transportation will close westbound lanes on the Daniel Boone Bridge over the Missouri starting tonight, May 31, through June 3. Up to two lanes at the Hwy. 40/61 bridge over the Missouri River will close each night for maintenance work at 10 p.m., weather permitting, and reopen by 5 a.m. the next morning. Check for updates on Lake Saint Louis Patch, by calling 1-888-ASK-MODOT, or by visiting MoDOT's website at www.modot.org/stlouis/.