Counties Impacted
Project Status
Planning Phase
Route Impacted
U.S. Route 160

Project Facts:

  • 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
  • Traffic barrier wall between lanes in areas
  • Street lighting at intersections
  • Intersection improvements:
  1. J-turn at Farm Road 123/Westgate Avenue
  2. Right-in/Right-out at Haseltine Road (Farm Road 115)
  3. Roundabout at Farm Road 94 near quarry
  4. Add left-turn lane at Hughes Road
  5. Roundabout at Farm Road 103/Melville Road/Hunt Road
  6. Add a pedestrian underpass at Hunt Road
  7. Roundabout at Jackson Street
  8. REVISION - Add turn lanes at Greene County Route AB; no roundabout at this location

Construction: Mid-summer 2019 until late 2020

Estimated total project cost: $18.6 million

Traffic Impacts:

  • Lane closings at times on Route 160
  • Side streets closed at times for connection into new highway lanes

News Releases/Project Updates

  • Route 160/Greene County Route AB Intersection Plan


    Greene County – Following input received during and after a May public meeting, adjustments have been made to plans for the widening of Route 160 between Springfield and Willard, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. 

    The most notable...

  • Route 160 Widening Project Springfield to Willard


    Greene County – Area residents are invited to a May 24 public meeting to learn more about plans to widen U.S. Route 160 to four lanes between Springfield and Willard starting in 2019, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. 

    The meeting will...