TRAFFIC ALERT: Bridge Work on N/B U.S. 65 at I-44 & Kansas Exp. at Division St. to Cause Delays

What: Contractor crews repairing approach pavement at U.S. Route 65 and Kansas Expressway bridges in Springfield which will cause traffic delays 


  • 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 20 – One northbound lane of U.S. 65 at I-44 closed. Also eastbound I-44-to-northbound U.S. 65 ramp CLOSED.
  • 8:30 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 21 – One southbound lane of Kansas Expressway north of Division Street closed 

Traffic Impacts:

  • Only one lane at a time closed in each location. Traffic will be able to get through in the lane where crews are not working.
  • Traffic backups and delays expected at both locations
  • Drivers urged to avoid areas and find alternate routes 

(Weather and/or construction delays will alter the work schedule) 


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