Plans for a J-turn continue to move forward by MoDoT for the city of Clark.

Click to hear KMZU’s Sarah Scott talk with MoDoT Northeast Area Engineer Brian Haeffner:

Brian Haeffner

Haeffner says after the work is complete it will reduce the number of fatal accidents at the intersections of Routes B, P and Highway 63 at the entrance of Clark. City officials have pushed to stop the installation of the J-turn, but the project will still goes to bid in March.

Clark officials are also concerned about a loss of profit for their community with worries of motorists bypassing their city after the J-turn project is complete.