Counties Impacted

Project Facts:

  • Widen South Street (Business 65) to five lanes between 6th Street and 19th Street
  • Widen intersection of South Street/Selmore Road/3rd Street by adding dual left-turn lanes from northbound Selmore Road to westbound South Street and from southbound 3rd Street to eastbound South Street
  • Add two eastbound and two westbound through-lanes on South Street through intersection with 3rd Street/Selmore Road intersection
  • Install new storm drains and add curb and gutter along South Street
  • Build sidewalks in areas 

Construction: Late 2018/early 2019 until fall 2019

Estimated total project cost: $8.5 million

Traffic Impacts:

  • Lane closings on South Street during lower traffic volume times
  • Traffic shifts away from construction work
  • Entrances to homes/businesses closed one-half at a time or completely, if two entrances exist

News Releases/Project Updates

  • South Street (Business 65) Widening Project


    Ozark, Christian County – A project to widen South Street (Business 65) on the southern edge of Ozark starting in 2018 will be the focus of a public meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 27 in Ozark,  the Missouri Department of Transportation said.