July 27, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Campbell Avenue Closure Continues

Campbell Avenue between Olive Street and Mill Street will continue to be closed for utility and roadway work associated with the streetscape project. Motorists are advised to use the marked detour via Olive Street, Boonville Avenue or Main Avenue, and Chestnut Expressway. The sidewalk in this area will also be closed along Campbell Avenue during the construction. Campbell Avenue should be reopened to traffic on or near Aug. 6, 2012, weather permitting.

This project will continue the streetscape improvements on Campbell Avenue. The project will include the construction of sidewalks, lighting, water main renewal, and sanitary sewer improvements. The project is funded through a Federal Transportation Enhancement Grant, the 14-Cent Capital Improvement Sales Tax, the Clean Water Fund, and the Downtown CID.

For more information, contact: Paula Brookshire, Public Works – Traffic Operations, 864-1989.

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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