Bidding Process Set to Begin on Route 3 Repair Project

MoDOT is opening the bidding process of the Route 3 repair project later this month. The highway has been closed between Highway 24 and Route BB since March 2021 due to a slide. MoDOT recently completed a lengthy process in obtaining the right-of-way at the site. Assistant District Engineer Kevin James…

James explains how MoDOT’s bidding process works for construction projects.

Construction plans call for the road to be moved to the west by 15 to 30 feet and lowered by 10 to 15 feet. A contract is scheduled to be awarded September 7th. James says they’re optimistic work will begin shortly after that.

As a result, MoDOT hopes work on the project can begin later this year.