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Work proceeding on diamond interchange, first in mid-Missouri

Monday, August 26, 2013 | 8:48 p.m. CDT; updated 11:40 p.m. CDT, Monday, August 26, 2013
Mark Lunceford and Gaylan Barnes, laborers for Emery Sapp & Sons Inc., work along the intersection of I-70 and Stadium Boulevard on Monday. "It's bearable as long as you get fluids," Lunceford said. "Traffic gives us a little wind, too."

COLUMBIA — The Interstate 70 and Stadium Boulevard diamond interchange that began in March is the first of its kind in mid-Missouri. The interchange is part of an improvement plan intended to alleviate traffic in the area.

The Missouri Department of Transportation plans to complete the interchange sometime this fall.

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Mark Lunceford and Gaylan Barnes, laborers for Emery Sapp & Sons Inc., worked along the intersection of I-70 and Stadium Boulevard on Monday.

"It's bearable as long as you get fluids," Lunceford said. "Traffic gives us a little wind, too."


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Matt Wilkinson August 27, 2013 | 11:44 a.m.

Hot, dusty, dangerous work. I hope those guys get well paid.

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