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Posted on: October 16, 2020

Eastbound Cherry Street to close for roughly three months between Kimbrough Avenue and JQH Parkway


City Utilities will close the eastbound driving lane and center turn lane of Cherry Street between Kimbrough Avenue and John Q. Hammons Parkway beginning 8 a.m., Monday, Oct. 19 for gas and water utility renewal work. This closure is expected to last through mid-January 2021. 

Eastbound traffic is advised to follow the marked detour via Kimbrough, Elm and John Q. Hammons Parkway.  Westbound lanes of Cherry Street will remain open throughout construction.


For more information, contact Communication Coordinator Kristen Milam at 573-819-3713 or [email protected]

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