Roads

Commission Awards $29.3 Million to Improve Rural Roads in Northeast Missouri

HANNIBAL – During its regular meeting on August 3, the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission awarded $29.3 million in contracts for projects covering 370 lane miles of resurfacing on rural roads in Northeast Missouri. To see the full list of projects, visit https://www.modot.org/node/26634.

Contract information and local project locations are as follows:

Awarded to Pace Construction Company, St. Louis, MO ($2.3M)

   •  Montgomery/Lincoln County, Route T – From Missouri Route 161 in Montgomery County to Route O in Lincoln County (16.4 lane miles).
   •  Montgomery County, Route MM – From Missouri Route 161 to the end of state maintenance (8.5 lane miles).
   •  Warren County, Route CC – From Missouri Route 47 to the end of state maintenance (8.4 lane miles).
   •  Warren County, Route N – From Missouri Route 47 to Missouri Route 94 (9.9 lane miles).


Additional information, regarding timelines and impacts to traffic, will be released before the start of construction, with all projects scheduled to be completed by June 30, 2023. These projects are included as part of Gov. Parson’s Rural Road program. The state’s approved Fiscal Year 2023 budget provided an additional $100 million in General Revenue for work on Missouri’s low volume rural roads. Using asset management data, MoDOT has identified approximately 1,700 lane miles of low-volume roads ranked in Poor Condition. By next summer, these 113 locations will receive resurfacing treatments of hot mix asphalt to improve the road conditions. For more information on the Governor’s Rural Roads Program, visit Governor's Rural Roads Program | Missouri Department of Transportation (modot.org).

For more information, please contact MoDOT’s Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636). All work zones are online at www.modot.org/northeast, and you can receive the latest news about road work in your area by signing up for e-updates, receiving emails or text messages about road work that’s happening on the roads, projects or counties you want!