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Kansas Expressway At James River Closed This Weekend

Kansas Expressway At James River Closed This Weekend

By Larry Wright. CREATED Aug 16, 2013

Where: Kansas Expressway CLOSED at James River Freeway in southwest Springfield; ramps also will be CLOSED

8 p.m. tonight (Friday, Aug. 16) to 6 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18. (If crews are delayed, the interchange could be closed until 6 a.m. Monday, Aug. 19.)

 Contractor crews converting interchange to Diverging Diamond traffic pattern 

TRAFFIC IMPACTS:  Kansas Expressway will be CLOSED between Republic Road and Chesterfield Boulevard.  Drivers will have to use other nearby interchanges on James River Freeway to get to their destinations.  However, access to all businesses near the interchange WILL remain open. 

NOTE: Drivers are urged to use caution when the interchange reopens early Sundaymorning, Aug. 18.  The traffic pattern on Kansas Expressway at James River Freeway will be in the Diverging Diamond traffic pattern.  Please follow all pavement markings and road signs to get through the interchange safely.