July 21, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Fremont Signal Work Begins Wednesday

Fremont Avenue north of Sunshine Street will be closed at 7 a.m. on Wednesday, July 22 to accommodate traffic signal work for the intersection improvement project at this location. This section of Fremont will be re-opened by 4 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, weather permitting.

This work was originally scheduled to begin today, but has been delayed by one day due to rain.

During this closure, the Fremont traffic signals will be turned off and north-south traffic on Fremont will not be allowed to cross Sunshine.

Soutbound traffic on Fremont Avenue will be detoured at Portland Street and directed to use National Avenue to connect to Sunshine. Fremont Avenue just south of Sunshine Street remains closed for continued construction work.

For additional information, contact: Jason Haynes, Public Works Engineering, at (417) 837-5799.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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