missouri highways transportation

3:33 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Missouri transportation projects approved for tax

Missouri officials have approved a list of more than 800 projects that would be funded if voters approve a sales tax for transportation on the August ballot.

The list endorsed Wednesday by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission totals $4.8 billion over a decade for state roads, bridges and other modes of transportation.

Local governments also would get a share of the proposed three-quarters cent sales tax for their own transportation projects.

The state list includes 330 new or improved bridges and 3,255 miles of resurfacing on roads.

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8:47 am
Wed February 12, 2014

Missouri Transportation Commission Adopts 20-Year Plan, Still Can't Afford It


Originally published on Wed February 12, 2014 9:31 am

A long-range plan that transportation officials admit they can't afford was adopted Tuesday by the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission.

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7:49 am
Fri January 25, 2013

MHTC head proposes 1-cent sales tax to fund I-70 upgrades, fix bridges


Originally published on Fri January 25, 2013 9:37 am

The head of the Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has unveiled a plan for funding the state’s aging highways and bridges.

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