September 16, 2013

News Release

For Immediate Release

Boonville Avenue closure

Boonville Avenue will be closed at the Burlington Northern Sante Fe (BNSF) Railroad Crossing, 300 block of north Boonville, for the replacement of the road surface to the railroad crossing by the BNSF Railway Company, beginning at 6 a.m., Wednesday, Sept. 18, until Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013, weather permitting.

This project has been accelerated through a cost share partnership between the City of Springfield and the BNSF Railway Company, with the City funds provided by the 1/8- cent Transportation Sales Tax.

For more information, contact: Martin Gugel, Department of Public Works, 417-864-1980 or

city of springfield

Department of Public Works

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