MACON – Weather permitting, Aug 24-25, Macon County Route J will be closed at the BNSF railroad crossing in Elmer while necessary railroad repairs are completed. The road will close at that location on Aug. 24 at 7:00 a.m. and will reopen on Aug. 25 at 5:00 p.m.

Motorists will need to use alternate routes during these times. For more information on this and other roadwork in your area, you can visit us online at, or call our customer service number at 1-888 ASK MoDOT (275-6636).

MoDOT’s mission is to provide a world-class transportation system that is safe, innovative, reliable and dedicated to a prosperous Missouri. Please do your part to help us achieve a safe system by wearing your seat belt every time and putting your phone down while driving…for your safety and our workers. Take the pledge – Buckle Up, Phone Down.

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