January 21, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Weather Extends Lone Pine Closure at Sunshine

Due to weather conditions, Lone Pine Avenue at Sunshine Street will be remain closed throughout the weekend and into next week to continue to allow City Utilities crews to work on a natural gas main in the area immediately south of Sunshine. This week’s snowfall has delayed some of the work.

The westbound-to-southbound left-turn lane and the eastbound-to-southbound right turn lane on Sunshine Street will be remain closed through 5 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 26, weather permitting. Motorists can access Lone Pine from Sunshine via E. Madrid St., located one block west.

Businesses near the intersection should not be affected by the lane closures.

The Sunshine Street traffic signals at the intersection will remain in flashing yellow operation during the closure.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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