Week of November 23 – Route 160 Widening Willard to Springfield

Week of November 23 – Route 160 Widening Willard to Springfield
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Fri, 11/20/2020 – 11:45

Project

Route 160 Widening

No traffic impacts expected from noon Wednesday, November 25, until 9 a.m. Monday, November 30, during the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.

Work Scheduled:  

Striping Route 160 between I-44 in Springfield and Route AB in Willard
Laying seed and mulch on Route 160 between Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 and I-44 in Springfield
Pouring concrete islands, grading and moving rock/dirt at Farm Road 94 roundabout
Grading and moving rock/dirt near new sidewalk at Route 160 and Hunt Road/Farm Road 103
Installing road signs in areas
Traffic Impacts:  

Traffic to one lane in each direction on Route 160 in the eastbound and westbound lanes between Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 and I-44 in Springfield
All lanes open in each direction on Route 160 between Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 and Jackson Street
Frisco Highline Trail OPEN at Hunt Road/Farm Road 103
New roundabouts on Route 160 at Jackson Street, Hunt Road/Farm Road 103, and Farm Road 94
New J-Turn on Route 160 at Farm Road 123/Westgate Avenue
Right-in/Right-out at Haseltine Road (Farm Road 115)
Equipment crossing county farm roads at times. Short-term traffic stops by flaggers to allow equipment to cross the road.
Crews and equipment close to traffic
Crews may work Saturdays and Sundays to make up work missed due to weather/construction delays
(Weather or construction delays could alter the work schedule.)

Project Summary:

Widen Route 160 to four lanes between I-44 in Springfield and Jackson Street in Willard
Resurface the existing lanes of Route 160 between I-44 in Springfield and Route AB in Willard
Install concrete traffic barrier between lanes in areas
Add a pedestrian underpass underneath Route 160 at Hunt Road
Add a new box culvert to carry Frisco Highline Trail underneath Route 160 at Trail Mile 3
Add street lighting at intersections
Intersection improvements:
J-turn at Farm Road 123/Westgate Avenue
Right-in/Right-out at Haseltine Road (Farm Road 115)
Roundabout at Farm Road 94 near quarry
Add left-turn lane at Hughes Road
Roundabout at Farm Road 103/Melville Road/Hunt Road
Roundabout at Jackson Street
Add turn lanes at Greene County Route AB

Prime Contractor: APAC-Central, Springfield
Completion Date: December 1, 2020
Total Project Cost: $18.6 million 
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Districts Involved

Southwest

Published On

Fri, 11/20/2020 – 06:43

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