CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - The Missouri Department of Transportation will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate completion of the roundabout at Route W/Lexington Avenue/Kingsway Drive in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
The ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 24 at the pedestrian/bike trail, located on the corner of Lexington Avenue and Kingsway Drive in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
The project included constructing a roundabout at the intersection of Route W/Lexington Avenue/Kingsway Drive to help meet the growing demands of traffic in Cape Girardeau and improve safety.
"The need for improvements at this intersection was identified through the public involvement process for Cape's Transportation Trust Fund program," said Resident Engineer Brian Holt.
Holt explained MoDOT continued to work with the city to find a solution to ease congestion in this location.