Portion of I-670 closing during Baltimore Avenue bridge replacement


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Missouri Department of Transportation will begin the replacement of the the Baltimore Avenue bridge over I-670 on May 14, 2021.

The bridge will close on Thursday, May 13, 2021 until approximately December 2021, MoDOT said.

I-670 will be closed between I-35 and I-70 starting on Friday, May 14, 2021, at 8 p.m. until Monday, May 17, 2021, at 5 a.m. Drivers are encouraged to used the northern part of the downtown loop.

Between May 14 and May 17, several ramps will be closed in the area:

  • Northbound I-35 to eastbound I-670
  • Southbound I-35 to eastbound I-670
  • Truman road ramp past Broadway to eastbound I-670
  • Wyoming Street to eastbound I-670
  • Eastbound I-70 to westbound I-670
  • Northbound U.S. 71 to westbound I-670
  • 10th street to westbound I-670
  • Westbound I-70 to westbound I-670

To prepare for the bridge work, it will be closed on Saturday, May 8 from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. to remove utilities.

MoDOT reminds drivers that construction zones are no phone zones and to slow down in those areas.

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