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Daily Traffic Information

for the weekend of


Friday-Monday, October 24-27, 2014

 

(NEW - REVISED)

 


 

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.

 

JOHNSON COUNTY

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I-35 & I-435 Interchange Bridge Project

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 45-DAY RAMP CLOSURE: Northbound I-35 to westbound I-435 loop ramp will be CLOSED to all traffic for reconstruction work on the ramp, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 5:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6 and will reopen to all traffic on Wednesday, November 19, weather permitting. Advance message boards will alert traffic to the ramp closures. A marked detour will be provided. Northbound I-35 traffic will exit at 95th Street back on southbound I-35 to access westbound I-435. Drivers should expect major delays during peak travel times and must use alternate routes during the ramp closure. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Wednesday, November 19. (REV. 10-1-14)

Westbound I-435 from U.S. 69 to Quivira Road Area

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKEND OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 right lane from Antioch Road to U.S. 69 will be CLOSED for paving work beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 25 and will reopen to all traffic at 10:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 26. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Sunday, October 26. (NEW 10-24-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! UPCOMING WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 right lane from Antioch Road to U.S. 69 will be CLOSED for paving work beginning at 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 28 and will reopen to all traffic at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 29. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Wednesday, October 29. (NEW 10-24-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 45-DAY RAMP CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 to Quivira Road exit ramp will be CLOSED to all traffic for ramp reconstruction work, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 1:00 a.m. on Monday, October 13 and will reopen to all traffic on Wednesday, November 26, weather permitting. Advance message boards will alert traffic to the ramp closure. A marked detour will be provided. Westbound I-435 traffic will detour by taking the exit before the U.S. 69 interchange (just after Antioch Road interchange) and follow the collector-distributor road that runs parallel to westbound I-435 (on the north side) to exit at Quivira Road. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Wednesday, November 26. (NEW 10-9-14)

I-435 & Pflumm Road Bridge Project

No short-term project closures at this time.

K-10 & I-435 Interchange Bridge Project

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURES: Eastbound K-10 left lane from Renner Road to I-435 will be CLOSED for asphalt paving work on Friday, October 24 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Traffic will be shifted into the left lane just past the exit to northbound I-435. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, October 24. (NEW 10-23-14)

WEEKEND DAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound K-10 left lane from I-435 to Renner Road will be CLOSED for crane mobilization on Saturday, October 25 between 2:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Saturday, October 25. (NEW 10-24-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound K-10 left lane from I-435 to Renner Road will be CLOSED for crane mobilization on Monday, October 27 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Monday, October 27. (NEW 10-24-14)

K-10 & Ridgeview Road Interchange Bridge Project

No short-term project closures at this time. 


I-35 at the Santa Fe Street Bridges in Olathe

EXPECT DELAYS!  WEEKEND DAY LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound I-35 on either side and under the Santa Fe Street Bridges will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE each direction as the City of Olathe installs roadway lighting on the bridges beginning at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, October 25 and will reopen to all traffic by no later than 4:00 p.m. that same day. The lane closures are required to allow the contractor to attach lighting conduit to the Santa Fe Street bridges over I-35. All ramps at the I-35 and Santa Fe Street interchange will remain open. Traffic will be direct through the project work zone via signage and cones. There will be no lane restrictions or speed reductions throughout the duration of the lane closures. Drivers should expect delays during the weekday lane closures and may wish to use alternate routes, if possible. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Saturday, October 25. (NEW 10-23-14)

I-435

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Southbound I-435 at 95th Street will have varying lane closures via a mobile operation for weights in motion work on Monday, October 27 between 9:00 a.m. and NOON 12:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Monday, October 27. (NEW 10-24-14)

I-435 & Roe Avenue Diverging Diamond Interchange Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed by late November 2014 

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Eastbound and westbound I-435 at Roe Avenue will be reduced to ONE/TWO OPEN LANE(S) overnight this week October 20-26, weather permitting, so crews can  complete bridge painting on the new Roe Avenue bridge structures. See below for the specific closure dates and times. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Sunday, October 26. (REV. 10-24-14)

Monday, October 20 – REOPENS at 5 a.m. Tuesday, October 21

7 p.m.          Eastbound and westbound I-435 TWO LEFT LANES at Roe Avenue CLOSEDTWO LANES EACH
                    DIRECTION WILL REMAIN OPEN

Tuesday, October 21 – REOPENS at 5 a.m. Wednesday, October 22

7 p.m.          Eastbound I-435 THREE LEFT LANES from just past Antioch Road to the left lane past Nall Avenue to
                   Roe Avenue CLOSEDONE LANE WILL REMAIN OPEN 
                   Nall Avenue to eastbound I-435 ramp CLOSED (Marked detour provided.)
 

Wednesday, October 22 – REOPENS at 5 a.m. Thursday, October 23

7 p.m.          Eastbound I-435 THREE LEFT LANES from just past Antioch Road to the left lane past Nall Avenue
                   to Roe Avenue CLOSEDONE LANE WILL REMAIN OPEN
                   Nall Avenue to eastbound I-435 ramp CLOSED (Marked detour provided.) 

Thursday, October 23 – REOPENS at 5 a.m. Friday, October 24

7 p.m.          Westbound I-435 THREE LEFT LANES from past State Line Road to left lane before Roe Avenue
                    CLOSEDONE LANE WILL REMAIN OPEN
                   Westbound I-435 to Nall Avenue ramp CLOSED (Marked detour provided.)  

Friday, October 24 – LANES REOPEN at 5 a.m.; Ramp REOPENS at NOON 12:00 p.m. Saturday, October 25

7 p.m.          Westbound I-435 THREE LEFT LANES from past State Line Road to left lane before Roe Avenue
                    CLOSED – ONE LANE WILL REMAIN OPEN
                   Westbound I-435 to Nall Avenue ramp CLOSED (Marked detour provided.) 

Saturday, October 25 – REOPENS at 5 a.m. Sunday, October 26

7 p.m.          Eastbound and westbound I-435 TWO LEFT LANES at Roe Avenue CLOSED – TWO LANES EACH
                   DIRECTION WILL REMAIN OPEN
 

NEW INTERCHANGE SET TO FULLY REOPEN ON OCTOBER 31! The new I-435 and Roe Avenue diverging diamond interchange is scheduled to FULLY OPEN to all traffic by Friday, October 31, weather permitting. This means the new bridge and all ramps will reopen in the new diverging diamond configuration to all traffic. There will still be project work taking place through the first few weeks of November which will have minimal impacts to traffic. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, October 31. (NEW 10-17-14)

 

 

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

 

No short-term project closures at this time.

 

WYANDOTTE COUNTY

 

 

I-70 & K-7 Interchange Project
Overall project work scheduled to be completed in late Fall 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKEND DAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-70 right lane at K-7 will be CLOSED for paving work on Saturday, October 25 between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Saturday, October 25. (NEW 10-24-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-70 right lane at K-7 will be CLOSED for paving work on Monday, October 27 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Monday, October 27. (NEW 10-24-14)

U.S. 69 over Missouri River Bridge Replacement Project (MoDOT/KDOT Project)  > #us69moriverbridge

Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in December 2016

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 69 over the Missouri River Bridge (between Wyandotte County, KS and Platte County, MO) will continue to be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE each direction for bridge work as of Tuesday, October 14 through Friday, October 31.  Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, October 31. (NEW 10-14-14) 

 


  

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.

 

JOHNSON COUNTY 

 

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Westbound I-435 from U.S. 69 to I-35

TRAFFIC SHIFT: Westbound I-435 traffic from U.S. 69 to just west of I-35 will be shifted to the south with three through and one auxiliary lane for reconstruction work on the westbound I-435 lanes, 24/7 round the clock, beginning on Thursday, September 4 through late 2014, weather permitting. Crews will begin setting traffic control at 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 3 and the traffic shift will be in place before morning rush hour on Thursday, September 4, weather permitting. 

Westbound I-435 traffic (from U.S. 69 to just west of I-35) will travel through the work zone via three through lanes and one auxiliary lane as follows: 

1) Far left lane traffic will travel through the work zone only directed via concrete barrier on either side of the driving lane. Traffic will travel on an 11-foot wide driving lane with an approximate 2-foot left shoulder and 8-foot right shoulder (lane is located in former eastbound I-435 lane/median area).
2) Center lane traffic will travel through the work zone as normal
3) Right lane traffic will travel through the work zone as normal
4) Far right auxiliary lane will be used for traffic wishing to access the U.S. 69, Quivira Road and I-35 interchanges  

Advance message boards will alert drivers to the traffic shift. There will be an 11-foot lane width restriction and a 55 mph posted speed limit through the project work zone throughout the project duration. Note: Eastbound I-435 traffic through this area has already been shifted to the south slightly to accommodate the westbound I-435 traffic shift. All ramp access will remain open at the U.S. 69, Quivira Road and I-35 interchanges. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late 2014. (NEW 8-25-14)

College Boulevard

TRAFFIC SHIFT: Eastbound and westbound College Boulevard traffic from Ridgeview Road to Renner Boulevard will shift lanes to the eastbound lanes (one new lane/one existing lane) beginning this Saturday, September 27. Traffic will be placed one lane each direction. The eastbound lane will be moved to the south onto the new pavement. The westbound lane will remain in its current location. The new configuration will allow for work to be done in both the middle and north side of College. This traffic shift is needed to allow for continued construction work to widen the westbound lanes of College Boulevard. Once this traffic shift has been completed, both Penrose Street and Ambassador Street traffic will have right turn only access onto College Boulevard. (NEW 9-26-14)


I-35 Spoon Creek & Bull Creek Bridge Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound I-35 over Spoon Creek and Bull Creek between Sunflower Road and Homestead Lane exits will be reduced to one lane each direction, 24/7 round the clock, for bridge repair work beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, June 2, through early September 2014. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014. (REV. 10-7-14)

K-10 over Cedar Creek Road Bridge Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late November 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE CLOSURE: Westbound K-10 over Cedar Creek Road Bridge will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE for bridge repair work beginning on Wednesday, August 27. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late November 2014. (REV. 10-9-14)

K-10 over Lexington Avenue, Kill Creek & Mill Creek Bridges Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in early December 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Eastbound and westbound K-10 over Lexington Avenue and Kill Creek bridges and eastbound K-10 over Mill Creek (east of Woodland Road) bridge will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE , 24/7 round the clock, for bridge repair work beginning as follows: 6:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6 (delayed closing due to weather), westbound K-10 lane over the Lexington Avenue and Kill Creek bridges will be CLOSED; 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7 (delayed closing due to weather), eastbound K-10 lane over the Lexington Avenue bridge lane will be CLOSED; and at 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 8 (delayed closing due to weather), eastbound K-10 lane over the Kill Creek and Mill Creek bridges will be CLOSED.  

In addition, the westbound K-10 to Lexington Avenue exit ramp will be closed beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Monday, October 6,and the Lexington Avenue to eastbound K-10 entrance ramp will be closed beginning at 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 7 (delayed closing due to weather). Both ramps will remain closed, 24/7 round the clock, through early to mid-November 2014. A marked detour will be provided as follows: Westbound K-10 traffic will take the Edgerton Road exit to loop around and head back on eastbound K-10 to the Lexington Avenue exit. Lexington Avenue traffic will head westbound on K-10 to the Edgerton Road exit and then loop around to head back on eastbound K-10. Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in early December 2014. (REV. 10-7-14)

Woodland Road to Eastbound K-10 Entrance Ramp  

24/7 RAMP CLOSURE: Woodland Road to eastbound K-10 entrance ramp will be CLOSED to all traffic beginning after morning rush hour on Friday, October 24 and reopening to all traffic in early December 2014, weather permitting. The ramp will be closed to help alleviate traffic congestion issues related to a lane reduction for repair work underway on the adjacent Mill Creek bridge project, located just east of Woodland Road. Advance message boards will alert traffic to the ramp closure. No marked detour provided. Suggested alternate route for Woodland Road traffic: Take Woodland Road north to Prairie Star Parkway then east on Prairie Star Parkway and then continue east on 95th Street to I-435. Drivers will need to use alternate routes during the ramp closure. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late December 2014. (NEW 10-22-14)

U.S. 69 Bridge Over I-435 Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in mid-November 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Northbound U.S. 69 from .5-miles south of the bridge over I-435 to just north of the bridge will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE for repair work beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7, 24/7 round the clock, throughout the project duration. In addition, the eastbound I-435 to northbound U.S. 69 and northbound U.S. 69 to westbound I-435 loop ramps will be CLOSED beginning at 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7, 24/7 round the clock, throughout the project duration. A marked detour will be provided. Eastbound I-435 to northbound U.S. 69 traffic will detour via southbound U.S. 69 to College Boulevard to access northbound U.S. 69. Northbound U.S. 69 to westbound I-435 traffic will detour via 103rd Street to southbound U.S. 69 to access westbound I-435. Project work is scheduled to be completed in mid-November 2014. (REV. 10-6-14)

 

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

 

U.S. 73 / K-7 Pavement Replacement Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late December 2014

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 73/K-7 from 20th Street to the north junction of Leavenworth County Road 14/Santa Fe Trail will be CLOSED to all traffic beginning at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 7 for pavement replacement work. A marked detour will be provided via Leavenworth County Road 14. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late December 2014. (NEW 7-3-14)

 

WYANDOTTE COUNTY

 

I-70 & K-7 Interchange Project
Overall project work scheduled to be completed in late Fall 2014

I-70

24/7 TRAFFIC SHIFT: Eastbound I-70/Kansas Turnpike from 134th Street to just west of K-7 will be shifted to the north and restricted to two 12-foot wide lanes reducing both inside and outside shoulders to 4-foot each. This traffic shift is needed for adjacent ramp construction work for Phase One of the K-7 & I-70 Interchange Project in Wyandotte County. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late November 2014. (REV. 10-7-14)

118th Street Over I-70 Bridge Replacement Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in mid-November 2014

24/7 BRIDGE CLOSURE: 118th Street from Riverview Avenue to Speedway Boulevard will be CLOSED to all traffic for bridge replacement work beginning on Monday, March 17, 24/7 round the clock, throughout the project duration. A marked detour will be provided via 110th Street. Access to Sunflower Hills Golf Course will remain open during the project duration. For golf course access, drivers will continue on Riverview Avenue to Tom Lally Drive. Project work is scheduled to be completed in mid-November 2014. (NEW 3-21-14)

U.S. 69 over Missouri River Bridge Replacement Project (MoDOT/KDOT Project) > #us69moriverbridge
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in December 2016

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 69 over the Missouri River Bridge (between Wyandotte County, KS and Platte County, MO) will continue to be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE each direction for bridge work as of Tuesday, October 14 through Friday, October 31.  Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, October 31. (NEW 10-14-14)