MoDOT Works to Improve Traffic Flow

5 years 2 weeks 5 days ago November 18, 2011 Nov 18, 2011 Friday, November 18 2011 Friday, November 18, 2011 7:50:00 AM CST in Continuous News
By: Maddie Heidenreich

COLUMBIA - With the holiday travel season upon us, MoDOT is working with Columbia Transportation officials to improve traffic flow.

One of the biggest projects is Stadium Boulevard, an area that sees heavy traffic.

MoDOT crews will begin to make changes this Sunday, November 20, if weather permits.

At the intersection of Stadium and I-70 Drive, you won't be able to turn left across traffic.  Instead only right turns are allowed.

A median running down the center will make left turns impossible.

These changes are to ease shopping traffic across the huge retail centers in the area.

The changes will only remain in place through January 3.

While transitioning, MoDOT will have traffic control in place to secure the safety of the public and employees.

 

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