MoDOTís Big Truck Night Scheduled for Thursday, May 15 in Lee's Summit
May 13, 2014
Hundreds of children turn out each year to get a close up look at MoDOTís big equipment thatís used every day to fix the roads, stripe them and clear snow.
This yearís free Big Truck Night, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, May 15 at the MoDOT offices, 600 NE Colbern Road, Leeís Summit, offers that much and more.
Attendees will see demonstrations by the Leeís Summit Police Bomb Squad and K-9 Unit, MoDOTís remote mower, a dunk tank, the seat belt convincer, and equipment from the Leeís Summit Fire Department, the Jackson County Sheriffís Department, the D.A.R.E. car and more. MoDOT will display the Salty Dog brine tanker, a tandem dump with TowPLow, litter picker with tractor, sweeper, auger truck, sign boom truck and Motorist Assist truck.
Concessions will be available, along with activities for young children and live music.