Mt. Vernon Street Widening (Orchard Crest to Suburban)

Mt Vernon_web

Project Objectives:

Project will widen Mt Vernon to three 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:

Mount Vernon Street will reopen to traffic between Orchard Crest and Suburban beginning 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2. The intersection of Mount Vernon and Orchard Crest has been converted to an all way stop. 

Motorists are advised to use caution while crews continue construction on sidewalk and final road grading over the next few weeks. 

Begin Date:


Estimated Completion:

December 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