Steve Porter, 816-607-2152
BELTON - Asphalt paving will begin at 7 a.m. Monday, May 21, on Route D between Route 58 in Belton and Route Y in Cleveland. Paving operations will be from a half hour after sunrise to a half hour before sunset - approximately 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., weekdays through at least Friday, May 25. Paving will halt at noon Friday, May 25, and if necessary, resume beginning 9 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, following the Memorial Day weekend. Route D will be reduced to one lane, traffic guided by a pilot car, with long lines of dump trucks bringing asphalt to the paving crew throughout the day. Significant delays and stopped traffic are anticipated.