MoDOT To Close Route A In Franklin County Weekdays For Drainage Work

Franklin County, Mo. - Drivers on Route A in Franklin County may have to detour around roadwork as crews will close the highway weekdays for drainage work, starting Monday, January 6, weather permitting.

Crews will completely close the roadway in various locations on Route A between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. weekdays.

They'll start on the south end of the route and head north. 

Workers will be replacing and extending drainage pipes under the highway in preparation for construction later this year.

Drivers can use Route 47 to detour around the construction. Work should be complete by mid-February, depending on weather.