Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project Jan 19
January 16, 2015 10:06 AM
Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project
Update for Week of Jan. 19, 2015
Paving along north side of Battlefield Road and along Route 65 ramps north of Battlefield Road
Hauling rock and dirt from ramp areas on the north side of Battlefield Road to storage areas on the northeast corner of interchange
Hauling rock and dirt to the southbound Route 65 auxiliary lane between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road
Breaking rock and grading dirt in areas along the Route 65 ramps south of Battlefield Road
Westbound right-lane closed on Battlefield Road and narrowed Route 65 ramp lanes on the north side of Battlefield Road. Work hours: During lower traffic volume times Saturday and Monday, Jan. 17 & 19.
Short-term traffic stops on Route 65 ramps north of Battlefield Road at times
Southbound Route 65 right-shoulder closed at times
Trucks entering and leaving work areas
(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.