The following is a listing of general highway maintenance and construction work in Atchison County planned for the week of Oct. 2-8 from the Missouri Department of Transportation. In addition to the work listed below, there may be pothole patching, bridge maintenance, striping, brush cutting, and other road work conducted throughout the region. Many of these will be moving operations and could include lane closures with delays. All scheduled projects are subject to change.
MoDOT reminds the public to stay alert, watch for road work, buckle up, slow down, and drive with extreme caution through work zones and in changing weather conditions.
For more information about a project, please contact MoDOT at 1-888-ASK-MoDOT (888-275-6636) or visit You can also follow MoDOT’s Northwest Missouri District on Twitter @ModotNorthwest and on Facebook at
U.S. Route 136 – CLOSED at the Little Tarkio Creek for a bridge replacement project. The road will remain closed through December.
Route M – CLOSED for a culvert replacement from 160th Street to 180th Street, October 2, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Interstate 29 – Pothole patching October 2-6
U.S. Route 136 – Resurfacing project from just east of Route O to just east of Route M, October 3-7. A pilot car will direct traffic through the work zone.