Counties Impacted
Greene
Project Status
Planning Phase
Route Impacted
U.S. Route 65
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Latest Project Information

  • Route 65: THE REBUILD Final Phase - Springfield

    07/17/2019

    Springfield, Greene County – The third and final phase of a project to rebuild the 1970s-era, original concrete pavement on U.S. Route 65 between Sunshine Street and U.S. Route 60 in southeast Springfield starts at 12:01 a.m. on Sunday, August 4, the...

  • Route 65: THE REBUILD The Final Phase - Springfield

    06/19/2019
    • Nighttime lane closings on Route 65 for survey work
    • Regular weekly project updates start week of July 28                                            

    Work Scheduled:  

    • Contractor crews surveying Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Route 60 in...
  • Route 65: THE REBUILD Final Phase

    06/11/2019

    Springfield, Greene County – The third and final phase of a project to rebuild the 1970s-era, original concrete pavement on U.S. Route 65 between Sunshine Street and U.S. Route 60 in southeast Springfield this summer will be the focus of a June 20...

Project Schedule/Traffic Impacts 

Sunday-Saturday, August 4-10

  • All southbound lanes of Route 65 CLOSED between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road
  • Southbound on ramp from Sunshine Street to Route 65 CLOSED
  • Southbound off ramp from Route 65 to Battlefield Road CLOSED

Saturday-Tuesday, August 10-20

  • Southbound Route 65 OPEN between Sunshine Street and Battlefield Road, but reduced to one lane
  • All southbound lanes of Route 65 CLOSED between Battlefield Road and Route 60
  • Southbound on ramp from Battlefield Road to Route 65 CLOSED
  • Southbound Route 65-to-westbound Route 60 ramp CLOSED

All lanes open during Labor Day holiday (Tuesday-Friday, August 20-September 6)

Friday-Saturday, September 6-14

  • All northbound lanes of Route 65 CLOSED between Route 60 and Battlefield Road
  • Eastbound Route 60-to-northbound Route 65 ramp CLOSED
  • Westbound Route 60-to-northbound Route 65 ramp CLOSED
  • Northbound off ramp from Route 65 to Battlefield Road CLOSED
  • Route 60 crossovers CLOSED between Route 65 and Greene County Routes NN/J 

Saturday-Friday, September 14-20

  • Northbound Route 65 OPEN between Route 60 and Battlefield Road, but reduced to one lane
  • All northbound lanes of Route 65 CLOSED between Battlefield Road and Sunshine Street
  • Northbound on ramp from Battlefield Road to Route 65 CLOSED
  • Northbound off ramp from Route 65 to Sunshine Street CLOSED
  • Eastbound Route 60-to-northbound Route 65 ramp CLOSED
  • Westbound Route 60-to-northbound Route 65 ramp CLOSED
  • Route 60 crossovers CLOSED between Route 65 and Greene County Routes NN/J 

September 20-November 1

  • Nighttime lane closings for shoulder construction/guardrail/striping

Project Facts

  • Replace northbound and southbound 1970s-era, original concrete pavement on Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Route 60 in Springfield 
  • Replace original portion of southbound Route 65-to-westbound Route 60 interchange ramp
  • Rebuild shoulders and install new guardrail along Route 65 between Sunshine Street and Route 60 
  • Estimated total project cost: $8.1 million
  • Overall project completion: November 1, 2019