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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Grant Avenue and Walnut Street intersection to close overnight April 9, 10

City of Springfield Public Works

The intersection of Grant Avenue and Walnut Street will close overnight Monday, April 9 and Tuesday, April 10 beginning at 11 p.m. through 6 a.m. These closures are weather permitting and are part of the Grant Avenue and Route 66 Streetscape project. 

This project will complete streetscape improvements along Grant Avenue from Olive Street to Walnut Street. Included are street improvements, construction of ADA compliant sidewalks, new storm sewer, gas and water renewals, and signal improvements at the intersection of College Street and Grant Avenue and the intersection of Walnut Street and Grant Avenue. The project is funded by the City of Springfield ¼-cent Capital Improvement Sales Tax and a federal Transportation Alternatives Program Grant.

For more information, contact Alexis Walker, Public Works Transportation Engineering, 864-1969.

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