The latest Missouri Seat Belt Usage Survey, which has been taken annually since 1998, shows 87.7% of Missourians use a seat belt. In 1998, that figure was 60%. The new figures were released Oct. 29 during Buckle Up Phone Down Day.
Route F in St. Charles County is scheduled to get narrow shoulders and rumble strips, similar to other lettered state highways in the area, in 2021. The project is currently scheduled to start in the summer of 2020, and should be complete in the summer of 2021.
MoDOT closed Route T from Route OO to Route M on Monday, September 23 to replace an existing box culvert with a new bridge over Sam’s Creek, just north of Shiloh UMC Church. Work on that project is expected to be done by mid-November.