January 14, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Lone Pine Avenue Closure at Sunshine Street

Direct access to Lone Pine Avenue from Sunshine Street will be restricted next week to allow City Utilities crews to work on a natural gas main in the area immediately south of Sunshine.

The westbound-to-southbound left-turn lane and the eastbound-to-southbound right turn lane on Sunshine Street will be closed beginning on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 18. The lanes will re-open when work is completed, which is expected to be by 5 p.m., Friday, Jan. 21, weather permitting. Businesses near the intersection should not be affected by the lane closures.

The Sunshine Street traffic signals at the intersection will be converted to flashing yellow operation during the work.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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