The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has awarded improvement projects for a resurfacing and ADA contract on routes in Pike and Audrain counties.

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission has awarded improvement projects for a resurfacing and ADA contract on routes in Pike and Audrain counties.

Magruder Paving submitted the low bid $9,897,643 and was awarded the contract for improvements to 38.5 miles of roadway in the following areas:

U.S. Route 54 resurfacing from 0.10 mile east of Pike County Route U near Curryville to Dougherty Pike in Louisiana

U.S. Route 54 resurfacing from Missouri Route 19 north junction (Bassinger Corner) to 0.10 mile east of Route U near Curryville

U.S. Route 54 sidewalk upgrades (ADA) in Vandalia and Curryville

Audrain County Route F and Audrain County Route W sidewalk upgrades (ADA) in Vandalia

Work on each project will take place in 2019. When a start date is established, Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will alert the public about the projects through signs, news releases and social media.

For more information, contact MoDOT's Customer Service Center at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (275-6636). You can also visit them online at www.modot.mo.gov/northeast.