Interstate 64 (Highway 40) Updates

Click the following links to see local St. Louis media coverage of the Village of Westwood gate issue:

Latest Info: St. Louis Post Dispatch

KMOX Radio 1120am

Old News:

KSDK News Channel 5

Fox 2 News

St. Louis Post Dispatch

KMOX Radio

For the latest information regarding the New Interstate 64 (Highway 40) construction project, select this link:

For a copy of the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) and Record of Decisions (ROD), select this link:

Please review the latest copy of the Village Voice, our Westwood Newsletter, to see what the Trustees are proposing to mitigate the effects of the I-64 construction: Village Voice

Official Project Website - provides information about all aspects of The New I-64 Project, including traffic closure information and sign-up for email updates.

Regional Road Network Information - provides real-time traffic information about the St. Louis region, in a visual or email format, including all MoDOT construction work and incidents on the interstates.
Email Access/Inquiries - provides next-business-day email response to questions or concerns

Telephone Resources

511, Regional Traffic Info Line - provides real-time traffic information about the St. Louis region, by phone (available summer 2007)

314-524-9191, The New I-64 Project Info Line - provides live response to callers with questions or concerns about I-64; Monday thru Friday, 8a to 5p. Voicemail option is available at all other times.

1-888-ASK MODOT (888-275-6636) or 314-340-4100, MoDOT Customer Service – provides live response to callers with questions or concerns about any MoDOT issue; 24/7/365
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Project Information via internet:

Project information via phone: 314-524-9191

Real-time traffic information via email/internet:

Real-time traffic information via phone: 511

Project website

Page Headings:

Project Overview – Summary information and highlights of the project

Construction Zone – Traffic Advisories, Construction Schedule and Regional Traffic Improvements

Newsroom – I-64 Project Headlines, including the most recent news releases; Speakers’ Bureau; newsletters; related fact sheets; link to newsletter and email notice sign up list

Commuter Alternatives – List of recommended alternatives, including links to Metro and RideFinders

Taking Care of Business – Section of website not developed yet. Will provide general recommended access to business districts and sections.

Workforce Development – Information about maximizing opportunities for minority and female workers and DBE firms.

Information Zone – A series of frequently asked questions with answers

Contact Us – Email and telephone information for Public Information Managers for Gateway Constructors and MoDOT; a link to the comment form that will be answered by project staff; a link to subscribe to Project Emails and newsletters

List of Functions:

Page Headings

Home – Provides real-time map of regional road network with closures and incident information

About Gateway Guide
– Describes current and future features being added to improve roadway efficiency and safety

Contact Us – provides email link to send comment or question, local office main phone number and names of key personnel for public contact issues

ITS Schematic – Under Construction

Updates – Past, Present, and Future ITS Developments in Missouri

FAQ – Series of frequently asked questions about Gateway Guide

Motorist Assist – Information about MoDOT’s program to assist motorists, including covered routes, services available, traffic befits and accident-reduction results.

List of Functions

Telephone Resources

511 Traffic Information Phone Line - Provides real-time traffic conditions by phone for Interstate highways, by direction and location

Project Info Line: 314-524-9191 - Provides live answer (M-F, 8a-5p) with response to questions and concerns within one business day. Callers may leave a voicemail during all other times.

Project Info Email - An email inbox that will connect to the comments section of the Project website. Project staff will email responses to comments, questions and concerns.

MoDOT Customer Service – 1-888-ASK MODOT (888-275-6636) or 314-340-4100 - Provides 24/7/365 response for urgent concerns, or callers who are unsure of where to call