The city of Springfield is closing Trafficway just west of the Trafficway and Kimbrough intersection because of construction work on a new apartment complex.
According to a city release, the following traffic restrictions will be in place from Tuesday February 25, 7 a.m. through 3 p.m. on Friday February 28:
- Trafficway Street will close to traffic directly north of the development site, located just west of the intersection of Trafficway Street and Kimbrough Avenue. Eastbound and westbound traffic on Trafficway Street is advised to follow the posted detour.
- The short stretch of Benton Avenue located directly west of the project site will be modified to allow one-way traffic northbound only. This one-way direction is expected to remain for the duration of the project.
Access to all businesses in the area will remain open.
Drivers are encouraged to avoid the area unless necessary.