October 02, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

City Issues Final Rountree Railroad Quiet Zone Report

Following up on a promise to neighbors in the Rountree area, City Planning and Public Works departments issued a final report to City Council today on a railroad quiet zone proposal (pdf). City staff chose to not recommend any street closures or crossing improvements. The report includes an overview of the quiet zone proposal; reviews and responses to public input; and establishes a definite end to the project at this time.

For more information, contact Ralph Rognstad at 417-864-1035.

city of springfield

Department of Planning and Development

840 Boonville Avenue • P.O. Box 8368 • Springfield, MO 65801
417-864-1031 • Fax: 417-864-1030 • springfieldmo.gov