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MoDOT reschedules closure of EB I-270 entrance ramp at West Florissant Avenue for Monday, October 3

Missouri Department of Transportation | St Louis District
1590 Woodlake Drive | Chesterfield MO 63017-5712
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For more information, contact MoDOT Customer Service at (314) 275-1500
Nina M. Thompson, I-270 North Project Communications Coordinator
(314) 370-4187

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September 27, 2022 — For immediate release

St. Louis — Drivers who regularly use the entrance ramp from West Florissant Avenue to eastbound I-270, should be aware that the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has rescheduled closure of the entrance ramp for 7 a.m. Monday, October 3, 2022, weather permitting. The closure was originally scheduled for September 26, 2022.

Drivers who wish to access eastbound I-270 in this area, can use the new eastbound I-270 entrance ramp from Pershall Road, between Washington Street/Elizabeth Avenue and West Florissant Avenue. Drivers can also gain access to eastbound I-270 at Old Halls Ferry Road. The new configuration and ramp location will improve mobility and safety.

The closure and construction work are part of the $278 million I-270 North Project infrastructure upgrades. To stay current on the status of this closure and to view a project overview and graphic displays of planned construction, please visit the I-270 North Project website at: Travelers can also contact MoDOT's customer service center at: 314-275-1500 or the I-270 North Project Team at: