Mowing of right of way and striping of roadways are under way in various locations. Motorists should travel with care and be alert to slow-moving equipment along the roadside.
Route 5 bridge over the Lake of the Ozarks at Hurricane Deck – Bridge replacement continues. Much of the work currently taking place will not affect traffic. However, traffic could be stopped briefly to allow equipment to be moved.
Route 54 bridge over the Osage River east of Wood River Road – Bridge rehabilitation in the westbound lanes continues. One lane will be open through the work area. The entire project is scheduled for completion by the end of May.
Route 42 between Route 17 and Route 134 – Shoulder widening work continues. Crews are currently working to build dirt embankments along the roadway, causing one lane to be closed. A pilot car will guide traffic through the work area. Asphalt paving of the roadway and shoulders is under way. A width restriction of 10 feet is in place between Route C and the city of Osage Beach.
The project is scheduled for completion in late June.
Route H between Sele Road and Jim Henry Road – Culvert pipe repair will take place today and tomorrow — Monday, May 20th and Tuesday, May 21st. One lane will be open, and crews will flag traffic through the work area.
Route K between Bethany Road and Condor Road – Roadside maintenance will take place Wednesday and Thursday, May 22nd and 23rd. One lane will be open, and crews will flag traffic through the work area.
Route 50 at the Lamine River Bridge west of Syracuse and Route 50 at the Union Pacific Railroad Bridge west of Syracuse – Bridge deck replacement will begin the week of May 27th. One lane of each bridge will be open, and temporary traffic signals will move traffic through the work area. The entire project is scheduled for completion this fall.