Update: Due to unforeseen infrastructure conditions discovered during construction, work has been halted until a resolution has been designed by City Engineers. The project is still expected to be completed by September 23, 2021.
Construction on Dougherty Ferry Road between Charleston Place Court and Country Stone Drive will take place between April 26, 2021 and September 23, 2021. Dougherty Ferry Road will be closed to through traffic within the project limits. Motorists who wish to access Route 141 or Big Bend Road using this portion of Dougherty Ferry Road will not be able to. Alternate routes should be used throughout the duration of the project and this portion of Dougherty Ferry Road should only be used by local traffic.
The scope of the project includes 1550 feet of asphalt street reconstruction, new drainage systems, new concrete curb and gutter, new sidewalks, and ADA compliant curb ramps. Funding for this project was obtained from the St. Louis Metropolitan Area Transportation Improvement Program to receive 80% Federal reimbursement with the additional 20% of the project costs being paid for by through the City’s Capital Improvement Fund.
If you have any questions about the project, feel free to contact the Department of Public Works at 636-227-1385 extension 154 or 168.