New weigh station facilities
opened Dec. 6 on eastbound and westbound Interstate 70 in Odessa, MO. The
new weigh station is about 4.5 miles east of Odessa.
The facilities replace
two existing scale houses that have operated since the mid 1960s at the site
located just west of the city. Total cost of the facility is estimated at
The new eastbound scales
will remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The westbound scales will
not be open all the time due to a staff shortage.