Counties Impacted
Project Status
Planning Phase
Route Impacted
U.S. Route 60

Safety & Planning Study Facts:

  • Study focus between Missouri Route 360 and Greene County Route P/Main Street in Republic
  • Study goals:
    • Preserve or improve safety and traffic flow along the roadway
    • Identify possible future projects depending on available funding
    • Manage access to roadway as business development and residential areas expand
  •  Study completion by September 2020. Another public meeting to share recommendations. 
  • Study is a partnership between city of Republic, the Ozarks Transportation Organization and MoDOT

Corridor Facts:

  • 29,000 vehicles a day

  • 9% truck traffic

  •  727 crashes from 2014-2018 (494 crashes occurred at signalized intersections)

  • Four-lane divided highway with a speed limit ranging from 60 mph to 40 mph

  • Regional highway corridor connecting northwest Arkansas with southwest Missouri and beyond