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Prepared by Andrew Gates 314/453-1808
ST. LOUIS - The Missouri Department of Transportation and its contractor, Pace Construction Inc., have confirmed they will close Route D between the Busch Wildlife main entrance and Wildlife Lane starting Monday, August 22, weather permitting.
The work will widen Route D and add shoulders between Route 94 and Route DD. This is the first of two weeks of closures on Route D for this project
Drivers can use Route DD, I-64 and Route 94 to detour around the closure. To get to the Busch Wildlife shooting range during this closure, take Route 94 to Route DD and make a right. Travel on DD and turn right onto Route D. Follow Route D to the range. Work on this section will be complete by August 26.
Crews are still planning to close Route D between Route 94 and the Busch Wildlife main entrance starting August 29. Drivers can use Route 94, I-64 and Route DD to detour around the closure. To get to the Busch Wildlife main entrance during this closure, visitors can take the Route DD exit off I-64 and travel south to Route D, then make a left on D to reach the entrance. Work on this section will be complete by noon September 2.