Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project Update Mar 23
March 20, 2015 08:42 AM
Battlefield Road/Route 65 Interchange Reconstruction Project
Update for Week of March 23, 2015
Lane closings expected along Route 65 underneath Battlefield Road for paving work
Building new pavement for temporary Route 65 traffic shift underneath Battlefield Road
Building retaining walls and installing bridge pilings along Route 65 under Battlefield Road
Grading rock and dirt along southbound shoulder of Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road for new auxiliary lane
Hauling rock and dirt in various locations
Lane closings on Route 65 underneath Battlefield Road during lower traffic volume times. Work hours: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Southbound right lane closed at times on Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road. Lane closings possible between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
TRAFFIC CONGESTIONon Battlefield Road at Route 65. One lane open in each direction until August or September in diverging diamond traffic pattern
Crews and equipment entering and leaving work areas
(Weather or construction delays could alter the work schedule.)
Replace Battlefield Road bridge over Route 65 one-half at a time
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.