This website is best viewed in a browser that supports web standards.

Skip to content or, if you would rather, Skip to navigation.


News Brief

May 25, 2012MOUND CITY, MO |  By: Mullens


The Missouri Department of Transportation has announced both the northbound and southbound rest areas located south of Mound City on Interstate 29 are scheduled for demolition.

The demolition is scheduled for Monday. Community Relation Specialist, Travis Ellis, says the reason for the demolition is construction of the new Welcome Center being built in Rock Port. He adds the demolition will also make more room for truck parking. 

WarningAudio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

Download .mp3

The new welcome center just south of Rock Port is scheduled to open in mid June.