Mt. Vernon Street Widening (Orchard Crest to Suburban)

Mt Vernon_web

Project Objectives:

Project will widen Mt Vernon to 3 lanes, with a center turn lane, from Orchard Crest to Suburban. This project will improve the existing storm system, upgrade existing gas and water lines, and provide sidewalks on both sides of Mt. Vernon.

Traffic Impacts During Construction:

Traffic delays are expected at all intersections along Mt Vernon when installing new utilities. Mt. Vernon will be closed for a 4 month duration during construction. Anticipated road closure will begin during the month of July. Suburban, to the north, will be the detour route for motorists.

Begin Date:


Estimated Completion:

November 2016

Project Cost:

$1.7 Million

Funding Source:

1/4-cent Capital Improvements Sales Tax


Hartman & Co.

Design Engineer:

Great River Engineering

City Project Engineer: 

Jonathan Peitz  
Ph: 417-864-1994