October 05, 2012

News Release

For Immediate Release

Roadway Updates

Public Meeting for East Republic Road Connector

The City of Springfield will hold an open house public meeting 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16 at the Second Baptist Church, 3111 East Battlefield Road, to review alternative alignments for the East Republic Road Connector between Glenstone Avenue on the west to U.S. 65 on the east. This meeting will allow the community to review and give input on the alternative alignments for the purpose of determining a preferred alignment for official mapping of the corridor. The meeting has been advertised in the affected area.

For more information, contact the Department of Public Works, Traffic Operations Division, at 864-1980.

Road Closure on Fremont Avenue

As part of the Fremont Avenue Improvements Project, the current closure on Fremont Avenue will extend to Sunshine Street Monday morning, October 8, 2012. Access to the Mercy Clinic will be made available from Cherokee Street. The duration of the closure will be approximately one week weather permitting.

For more information contact: Dave Shalla, City of Springfield, at 864-1945.

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Department of Public Works

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