ST. LOUIS – Drivers should be aware that the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) will temporarily close New Florissant Road between Dunn Road and Pershall Road (directly under I-270) from 8 p.m. Friday, June 24th until 8 a.m. Saturday, June 25th. The closure will allow MoDOT to pave the first portion of the new bridge at I-270 over New Florissant Road. Drivers are encouraged to use Dunn Road and Pershall Road between Hanley/Graham and Washington/Elizabeth throughout this closure.

Additionally, on Friday, June 24th MoDOT will close New Halls Ferry Road between Dunn Road and Pershall Road(directly under I-270) from 8 p.m. Friday, June 24 until 8 a.m. on Saturday, June 25th. During this closure, MoDOT will remove the first stage of the existing bridge in preparation for the new I-270 over New Halls Ferry bridge. Drivers are encouraged to use Dunn Road and Pershall Road between West Florissant Avenue and Old Halls Ferry Road throughout this closure.

The closure and construction work are part of the $278 million I-270 North Project infrastructure upgrades. To stay updated on the status of this closure and to view a project overview and graphic displays of planned construction, please visit the I-270 North Project website at: www.i270north.org.  Travelers can also contact MoDOT’s customer service center at 1-314-275-1500 or the I-270 North Project Team at:I270North@modot.mo.gov.

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