US 65 Lane Closure Monday, March 23
March 22, 2015 05:35 PM
Southbound Right-Lane of Route 65 Under
Battlefield Road CLOSED Monday, March
MoDOT TRAFFIC ALERT
Where:Southbound right-lane of Route 65 underneath Battlefield Road in Springfield
When: 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, March 23
What: Lane closing needed to allow contractor crews to pave along the shoulder. The paved area will be used in the near future to shift southbound Route 65 traffic away from the median where crews will construct a bridge column.
Traffic Impacts: Southbound drivers may experience traffic congestion during the lane closing
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.