March 26, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Jefferson Avenue Lane Closure

The southbound lane of Jefferson Avenue between Seminole Street and Silsby Street will be closed at various times next week for stormwater work.

The lane section will be closed beginning at 9 a.m. on Monday, March 30, 2009, for the installation of storm water grates. It will be re-opened to traffic by 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, 2009, weather permitting. It will be closed again from Wednesday, April 1, 2009 through Friday, April 3, 2009, between the hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the installation of additional storm water grates, weather permitting.

During these closures motorists are advised to use the marked detour via Seminole Street, Roanoke Avenue, and Wayland Street.

For more information, contact: Larry Teel, Public Works Street Maintenance, (417) 864-1965.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1900 •