Bates County Route B CLOSED East of Rich Hill

road closed

On Tuesday, Jan. 7, for Drain Pipe Replacement Project

What: Bates County Route B CLOSED east of Rich Hill to allow MoDOT crews to replace a deteriorating drain pipe underneath the road

When: 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 7

Where: Route B approximately two miles east of Rich Hill

Traffic Impacts:

  • Bates County Route B CLOSED only where crews are set up working
  • Drivers will be able to get to driveways and entrances on either side of the work zone, but will not be able to travel through the work zone
  • Drivers urged to find alternate routes. No signed detours are planned.
  • Electronic message boards located near the planned road work will alert drivers to any changes in the work schedule