MoDOT TRAFFIC ALERT: Route 160 Traffic Shifts at Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 south of Willard

What: Route 160 traffic shifts at Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 for construction of pedestrian underpass 

When: Starting Monday, Feb. 10, and lasting for several weeks 

Traffic Impacts:

  • Route 160 at Hunt Road/Farm Road 103 initially shifted to the west with narrowed driving lanes
  • Northbound-to-westbound turn lane at intersection shortened
  • Concrete barriers installed on east side of Route 160 near quarry
  • Crews and equipment near traffic
  • Drivers urged to use caution when traveling through the area 

(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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