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Daily Traffic Information

 

for the weekend of

 

Friday - Monday, August 26 - 29, 2016

 


 

SHORT-TERM

 

Short-term project closures listed below typically take place during daylight hours. Project completion dates typically range from 1 to 30 days. All closures and scheduled work are weather permitting and subject to change.

 

 

SHAWNEE COUNTY 

 

I-70 from Urish Road to East Topeka Toll Gate Resurfacing Project

WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT & WEEKEND DAY/OVERNIGHT CLOSURES: Here are the planned lane and ramp closures for I-70 asphalt overlay work. #Drive55 mph posted speed limit through the I-70 project work zone. (NEW 8-26-16) 

7 p.m. Thursday, August 25 to 6 a.m. Friday, August 26

WB I-70 RIGHT LANE from 10th Street Bridge to MacVicar Avenue CLOSED. (UBAS top overlay)

WB I-70 RIGHT LANE/SHOULDERS from MacVicar Avenue to Urish Road CLOSED. (Hot mix asphalt layer) 

The adjacent WB I-70 interchange ramps will be closed just long enough 1.5 - 2 hours to pave past them and then will be reopened as soon as the asphalt is cool enough to allow traffic to travel on.  

2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, August 27-28 to 6 a.m. Sunday-Monday, August 29-30

WB I-70 RIGHT LANE from MacVicar Avenue Bridge to Urish Road CLOSED.

The adjacent WB I-70 interchange ramps will be closed just long enough 1.5 - 2 hours to pave past them and then will be reopened as soon as the asphalt is cool enough to allow traffic to travel on.  

I-70

WEEKDAY LANE & RAMP CLOSURE: Westbound I-70 RIGHT LANE from 1st Street to MacVicar Avenue over Polk-Quincy Viaduct and the 3rd Street (near former Hallmark building) entrance ramp CLOSED for pavement patching work on Monday, August 29 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Monday, August 29. (NEW 8-26-16)

 

 

 

DOUGLAS COUNTY 

 

 

No short-term project closures at this time.

 

 

 


 

LONG-TERM

 

Long-term project closures listed below typically take place 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Project completion dates typically range from 31 days up to a year. All closures and scheduled work are weather permitting and subject to change.

 

SHAWNEE COUNTY

 

I-70 from East Topeka Turnpike Toll Gate to Urish Road 

OVERNIGHT/WEEKEND LONG LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Eastbound and westbound I-70, one direction at a time, will be reduced to one open lane in several mile-long increments during the overnight/weekend hours beginning on Sunday, May 15 through Fall 2016. for resurfacing work. Project work will begin in the eastbound lanes of I-70 at the west end of the project (Urish Road) moving east (to the KTA East Topeka Toll Gate). Adjacent interchange ramps will be closed during the project working hours as well. No two consecutive interchange ramps will be closed at the same time, though more than one ramp may be closed during the same timeframe. No marked detours will be provided during the ramp closures. Work will take place overnight, daily, Sunday through Thursday, beginning at 7 p.m. and reopening to traffic the following morning at 6 a.m.; and on weekends, 24/7 round the clock, beginning on Saturday at 6 p.m. and reopening to all traffic on Monday at 6 a.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed in Fall 2016. (REV. 5-4-16)

 

DOUGLAS COUNTY

  

K-10 South Lawrence Trafficway > > #K10SLT 
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in Fall 2016

On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, a three-year construction project began to complete the six-mile four-lane K-10 South Lawrence Trafficway freeway. The project will move existing K-10 onto a new alignment that will begin at the south junction of the U.S. 59 and K-10 interchange and reconnect with existing K-10 in east Lawrence (Douglas County). Construction work on the project will be completed in phases. Each phase includes specific work and advance notification will be sent under separate cover for each phase of construction, including planned traffic impacts. An aerial map of the new K-10 South Lawrence Trafficway, including construction phasing and traffic impacts, can be found online at: http://www.ksdot.org/topekaMetro/projectstudytest.asp.

Westbound K-10 from E 1900 Road to O’Connell Road > #K10SLT East Leg  

24/7 TRAFFIC SHIFT: Westbound K-10 from E 1900 Road to O’Connell Road will be shifted side by side next to eastbound K-10 (one lane each direction) to build the new westbound K-10 lanes beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, April 13, through Fall 2016. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early Fall 2016. (NEW 4-7-16)

E1750 Road

24/7 FULL ROADWAY CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound E1750 Road from past the intersection of N1360 Road/25th Street to N1250 Rd/35th Street will be CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, for bridge embankment work beginning on Monday morning, August 11, 2014. Project work is scheduled to be completed in Fall 2016. (REV. 10-1-15)

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