Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project Update November 17
November 14, 2014 01:00 PM
Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project
Update for Week of Nov. 17, 2014
All invited to a public meeting to learn more about construction schedule/traffic impacts: 4-6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, in Room 210A at Second Baptist Church, 3111 E. Battlefield Road
Installing drain pipes and grading along southbound Route 65 north of Battlefield Road
Installing drain pipes and grading along Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road to build auxiliary lane
Clearing and grading at the Battlefield Road/Route 65 interchange
Relocating utilities in various locations
One southbound lane of Route 65 CLOSED between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road at night. Work hours: 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.
Crews and equipment close to traffic
(Weather or construction delays could alter the work schedule.)
Replace Battlefield Road bridge over Route 65
Convert interchange to a Diverging Diamond configuration
Build northbound and southbound auxiliary lanes on Route 65 to connect Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road ramps
Install new traffic signal at Battlefield Road and Woodstock Avenue
Project information with live camera view
Prime Contractor: Hartman and Company, Inc., Springfield
Completion Date: September 2015
Total Project Cost: $12.5 million.
Partnership Project: City of Springfield, Greene County, Ozarks Transportation Organization, Jack Henry & Associates, Justice Jewelers and McLean Enterprises, Inc.