July 31, 2009

News Release

For Immediate Release

Blackman Road Closure

Blackman Road just north of Battlefield Road will be fully closed to through traffic between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday-Wednesday, Aug. 3-5, 2009, to install a water utility line beneath the road.

Steel plates will be placed over the trench to allow for traffic during the evening and overnight hours. The road will be fully re-opened by 4 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 5, weather permitting.

This work is being done by a private contractor as part of the construction of the Jack Henry & Associates, Inc., campus at the northeast corner of Blackman and Battlefield roads.

For more information, contact: Stacy Bergman, Public Works Engineering, 864-1969; or Duffy Mooney, Greene County Highway Department Assistant Administrator, 829-6536.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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