Counties Impacted
Project Status
In Progress

Project Progress

Commission Award
Early 2018
In Progress
Construction Begins
Spring 2018
Center Turn Lane Closed
May 2018

No left turns between Stardust Drive and I-72 Interchange. Work begins on east side of McMaster’s Avenue to improve curb/gutter/ sidewalks. June18 - August 11

Stardust Pirate Pride Closed
June 18- August 3
Not Started
Resurfacing Begins
Spring 2019
Project Facts
  • Contractor is Chester Bross Construction of Palmyra, Missouri
  • Cost of project is $5,213,662
  • 4.2 miles of resurfacing of U.S. 61/McMaster’s Avenue (north of MO 168 intersection to Warren Barrett Drive)
Traffic Impacts
  •  Night work for resurfacing 8 pm to 6 am.  lane closure in place during night time working hours.
  • 2720 ft. of reconstructed sidewalk (east side)
  • 2000 ft. of new sidewalk (west side); 5400 ft. of new curb
  • 14 reconstructed resident driveway entrances
  • 9 reconstructed business entrances; 6 reconstructed street entrances
  • Signal poles in safer locations (moving the signal pole at West Ely)
  • New overhead signs at the Route 61/36 Interchange
  • Drainage improvements