Weather permitting, starting the week of Oct. 22, MoDOT crews will close MO 161 north of Middletown from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily to replace five culverts located between Goldman Road and Route T. Motorists are urged to use alternate routes during these times; some areas of the road will be open to local traffic only. The work should be completed by the end of the work week.
This work is weather dependent and could be delayed or rescheduled. Message boards will be in place to advise motorists of the upcoming road closures. MoDOT personnel will be directing traffic prior to the work zones, please use caution and obey all roadwork signs.