Utility work will close 2 lanes of National Ave. in central Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Both southbound lanes of National Avenue at Pythian Street will close beginning 5 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 11, until approximately 8 p.m. Crews will do utility work associated with the Central Street/Pythian Street Corridor Improvement Project.

The Corridor Improvement Project will connect Central to Pythian with a new roundabout at Sherman Avenue. The improvements will incorporate a system for vehicles, bikes and pedestrians and include relocating the traffic signal on National from Central to Pythian.