What: Northbound Glenstone Avenue to Eastbound U.S. Route 60 on-ramp CLOSED permanently in Springfield

When: Early afternoon, Thursday, January 13

Details: Contractor crews to close the ramp as part of the U.S. Route 60 (James River Freeway)/Glenstone Avenue Interchange project. Drivers are to use the new signalized Republic Road/Harvard Avenue intersection to eastbound U.S. Route 60 on-ramp.

Traffic Impacts:

Northbound Glenstone Avenue to Eastbound U.S. Route 60 on-ramp CLOSED in Springfield
Drivers are to use the new signalized Republic Road/Harvard Avenue intersection to eastbound U.S. Route 60 on-ramp
Glenstone Avenue traffic shifted head-to-head in the southbound lanes between U.S. Route 60 and the Republic Road/Harvard Avenue intersection in Springfield
DRIVERS ARE URGED TO FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES
Electronic message boards located near the planned road work will alert drivers to any changes in the work schedule
Check MoDOT’s Traveler Information Map for road closings/traffic impacts

Weather and/or scheduling conflicts could alter the work schedule.

Project Facts:

Add lane in Route 60 median in each direction between National Avenue & Route 65
Consolidate Glenstone and Republic ramps to eastbound Route 60 at Harvard Avenue, remove existing eastbound on ramp near Nature Center Way
Build roundabout on Glenstone Avenue at intersection with Nature Center Way/Republic Road
Widen westbound Route 60 off ramp to Glenstone Avenue
Replace deteriorating pavement on eastbound Route 60 west of Route 65
All improvements can be made without needing additional property
U.S. Route 60 (James River Freeway)/Glenstone Avenue Interchange Project

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