May 30, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Road closure: section of Lone Pine to close June 3

Lone Pine Avenue, just south of the City of Springfield Lone Pine Recycling Center, and north of Lacuna Street (Galloway area) will be closed for street repair work beginning Monday, June 3, for a minimum of three days.

Motorists are suggested to travel Luster Avenue and Galloway Street to access areas South of the closure. Download a map of the suggested detour (pdf).

Message boards are placed to notify motorists and notification letters were sent to residents who live directly in the construction area and to the businesses South of the street closure.

The Recycling Center and all of the Galloway businesses will remain open during the street closure.

Sequiota Park and the Galloway Creek Greenway will also remain open and accessible, with parking lot access available from both north and south of the road closure. The trail will not be affected by the road closure.

For more information, contact: Cora Scott, Director of Public Information & Civic Engagement, 417-864-1009 (office) | 417-380-3352 (cell),

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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