WILLOW SPRINGS – Contractor crews will soon begin work to improve Missouri Route 5 in Douglas and Ozark Counties. The project includes shoulder stabilization and adding rumble strips from Route A in Douglas County to U.S. Route 160 in Ozark County. Motorists should anticipate a lane reduction.

Weather permitting, work will be underway Monday, May 23 through Wednesday, Aug. 31 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., including weekends as necessary.

As construction is underway, flaggers will be present, and traffic will be guided through the work zone by a pilot car.

The work zone will be marked with signs. Motorists are urged to use extreme caution while traveling near the area.

For more information, please call Resident Engineer Audie Pulliam (417) 469-2589, the Missouri Department of Transportation’s Customer Service Center toll-free at 1-888-ASK-MODOT (1-888-275-6636) or visit www.modot.org/southeast.





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