Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project Update Jan 30
January 30, 2015 09:43 AM
Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project
Update for Week of Feb. 2, 2015
Traffic pattern changes coming in mid-February. More information coming next week!
Trucks entering and leaving work areas causing short-term traffic stops on Route 65 ramps
Grading rock and dirt along southbound Route 65 for auxiliary lane between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road
Hauling rock and dirt to ramp shoulders on southeast corner of interchange
Breaking rock and grading dirt in areas along the Route 65 ramps south of Battlefield Road
Hauling rock and dirt from ramp areas to storage areas
Short-term traffic stops on Route 65 ramps at times to allow trucks to enter and leave work areas
Southbound Route 65 right-shoulder closed at times north of Battlefield Road
Trucks entering and leaving other 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.