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Southwest District Office 417.895.7600

September 16, 2016 12:28 PM
U.S. Route 60 at Greene County Routes NN/J Interchange Project
Update for Week of September 19, 2016
  • Lane closings on Route 60 for guardrail repairs 

Work Scheduled:  

  • Repairing guardrail along westbound Route 60 at Route J
  • Grading rock and dirt on north side of Route 60 at Route J to build outer road and ramps
  • Hauling rock and dirt from northeast corner of project to areas closer to the interchange 

Traffic Impacts:  

  • One westbound lane of Route 60 closed at Route J on Monday
  • TRAFFIC SHIFT: Westbound lanes of Route 60 shifted to new lanes on either side of Route J. Speed limit reduced to 45 mph.
    • Route J CLOSED at Route 60 to allow crews to connect it to new interchange
    • Farm Road 195 CLOSED at Route 60 to allow crews to connect it to new outer road
    • Farm Road 199 CLOSED at Route 60 permanently
  • Temporary Traffic Pattern at Route NN:
    • Eastbound ramps OPEN from Route 60 to Route NN and from Route NN to Route 60
    • Drivers must use median crossovers at Farm Road 193 and Farm Road 205 to reach desired direction
    • Old section of Route NN at Route 60 closed permanently
    • Traffic pattern remains in place until interchange opens in fall 2016
  • Route 60 Median Crossovers CLOSED Permanently:
    • At Route NN/J
    • At Farm Road 199
    • At Farm Road 203
  • While lanes on Route 60 may be closed at times, one lane in each direction will remain open at all times.
  • Eastbound Route 60 speed limit reduced to 50 mph
  • Crews and equipment entering and leaving work areas

 (Weather or construction delays could alter the work schedule.) 

Project Summary:

  • Build new diamond interchange east of existing at-grade intersection between Springfield and Rogersville
  • Build new section of westbound Route 60 between Greene County Farm Roads 205 and 193
  • Convert a section of westbound Route 60 to an outer road between Farm Road 195 and Route J

Prime Contractor: Emery Sapp and Sons, Columbia

Completion Date: November 2016

Total Project Cost: $15.1 million.

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