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Posted on: September 2, 2020

UPDATE: St. Louis Street to close overnight between N. Benton Avenue and Kimbrough Avenue Sept. 8


The Sept. 2 overnight closure of St. Louis Street between the short section of N. Benton Avenue and Kimbrough Avenue has been delayed due to weather. The closure has been rescheduled to begin 10:00 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 8 through 6 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9 to facilitate the delivery of construction materials and equipment to the 505 E. St. Louis apartment building development site. This closure will also impact the south portion of the short section of Benton Avenue located just west of the development site. 

An additional overnight closure of Trafficway Street, immediately north of the development site, will take place at 10 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 13 through 6 a.m. Monday, Sept. 14.

Motorists are advised to seek an alternate route.


For more information, contact Communication Coordinator Kristen Milam at 573-819-3713 or [email protected]

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