FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Mount Vernon Street will close at the Missouri & Northern Arkansas (MNA) railroad crossing west of Kansas Expressway beginning 7 a.m. Monday, Aug. 21, through Monday, Aug. 28, weather permitting. The work will facilitate the replacement of the existing railroad crossing and roadway surfaces. Drivers are advised to use an alternate route.
This project has been accelerated through a cost-share partnership between the City of Springfield and the MNA Railway Company, with the City's portion provided through the 1/8-cent Transportation Sales Tax.
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For more information, contact: Tina Stob, Department of Public Works, 417-864-1984 or [email protected].