May 23, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Monroe Street Closure

Monroe Street between Florence Avenue and National Avenue will be closed beginning Thursday, May 24, 2012, for utility work associated with the National Avenue and Monroe Street Signal Installation project. Access to MSU parking lots adjacent to this closure are available from Florence Avenue between Harrison Street and Madison Street. Access to the MSU visitor lot on the Southwest corner of National Avenue and Monroe Street will be closed. Monroe Street should be re-opened to traffic by Saturday, May 26, 2012, weather permitting.

For more information, contact Jason Haynes, City of Springfield, Public Works – Transportation Management, at 417-864-1167 or

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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