News and Announcements

News Releases - 2011

KDOT announces December low bids (12/28/11)

KDOT employees celebrate service anniversaries (12/20/11) 

Acting Transportation Secretary committed to T-WORKS program (12/19/11)

New and improved traveler information services available for Winter/holiday travels (12/19/11)

TIGER III funds awarded for rail improvements (12/15/11) offers travel information about Wichita highways (12/15/11)

WICHway – Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) on Wichita's Highways (12/15/11)

Kansas Department of Transportation websites to have intermittent availability (12/9/11)

KDOT announces November bid awards (12/2/11)

Passenger Rail Service Development Plan Released (12/1/11)

Kansas Historic Route 66 Byway receives state designation (11/29/11)

Thirty-seven projects selected for KLINK funding (11/21/11)

KDOT traveler information map to be tested again (11/18/11)

Eisenhower – Truman Presidential Highway Signs Unveiled at Bi-State Ceremony (11/18/11)

KDOT traveler information services can help with holiday/winter travel plans (11/17/11) 2011 KanDrive/511 PSA  YouTube Icon, KDOT Video (11/2/11)

KDOT traveler information map to have final pre-winter testing (11/14/11)

Update: KDOT Traveler Information map to be tested again for winter (11/10/11)

KDOT Traveler information map to be tested again for winter (11/8/11)

Cities selected for funding under KDOT’s Geometric Improvement Program (11/4/11)

KDOT awards October 2011 projects (11/3/11)

Local Committee Announces Recommendations to Address K-10 Safety Concerns VIDEO  YouTube Icon, KDOT Video (11/2/11)

Improving intercity bus service in Kansas (11/1/11)

Kansas Byway designation change (11/1/11)

KDOT's traffic records upgrade receives national award for technical innovation (10/27/11)

Short closures of I-435 beneficial for motorists (10/26/11)

KDOT September 2011 low bids (10/24/11)

KDOT announces two-year schedule of projects (10/6/11)

2012-2013 highway projects (10/6/11)

U.S. Secretary LaHood wraps up safety blogs (10/5/11)

KDOT traveler information map to be tested (10/3/11)

Ribbon-cutting marks completion of K-7 & 55th Street interchange project (9/30/11)

KDOT selects Safe Routes to School projects (9/29/11)

Blogs highlight need for safety on roadways (9/22/11)

Governor proclaims September 2011 as Centennial of Kansas Aviation (9/22/11)

KDOT encourages public to vote on K-23 project (8/31/11)

Aug 2011 low bids (8/31/11)

Regional flood site can help you plan your trips (8/30/11)

U.S. 50 project kicks off at groundbreaking ceremony (8/22/11)

KDOT accepting bids for construction letting (8/19/11)

Poster contest aims to Put the Brakes on Fatalities (8/18/11)

Lunsford joins KDOT as communications chief (8/12/11)

July Low Bids (8/10/11)

Update: Traveler information map testing postponed (8/10/11)

Traveler information map to be tested (8/4/11)

Poster contest aims to Put the Brakes on Fatalities (8/3/11)

KDOT worker killed in Grant County crash (7/31/11)

K-23 construction project wins innovative management award (7/22/11)

KDOT resources to be unavailable to public (7/19/11)

New drunk driving laws go into effect July 1 (6/30/11)

KDOT Web site provides regional flood info for holiday travels (6/28/11)

Special 1-70 traffic enforcement set (6/21/11)

Kansas routes designated for 75 mph speed limit (6/21/11)

Map of 75 MPH routes in Kansas (6/21/11)

Website will allow Kansans to track progress of transportation projects (6/8/11)

Governor announces North East Kansas Projects (6/3/11)

Western Kansas road projects to expand corridors, enhance safety (6/2/11)

Governor announces North Central Kansas Projects. (6/1/11)

Governor announces South East Kansas Projects (6/1/11)

Governor announces major road projects for Wichita, South Central Kansas (5/31/11)

Governor to announce highway projects on five-city tour (5/25/11)

Thirty projects selected for aviation funding (5/25/11)

KDOT Travel Information: Know Before You Go on Summer Travels (5/23/11)

Retooled KDOT program focuses on economic opportunities (5/19/11)

Kansas Byways Receive Grant (5/04/11)

Governor issues directive to KDOT regarding K-10 (4/25/11)

Berry Plastics awarded economic development funding (4/20/11)

Transit service connects fort, communities (4/20/11)

Lives depend on work zone safety (4/06/11)

Trio receives national safety award for public service (3/28/11)

Beeline Express hits the road with new buses, route updates (3/16/11)

New system to improve process for routing oversize truck loads (3/7/11)

Miller honored as Conservationist of the Year (3/2/11)

KDOT to unveil nation's first Airspace Awareness Tool (2/17/11)

Secretary Miller offers suggestions to cut project costs and speed delivery (2/16/11)

Major road projects announced by Governor Brownback (2/11/11)

Applications sought for Safe Routes to School Program (2/8/11)

Projects selected for corridor management funding (2/4/11)

Transportation Secretary Miller receives national award (1/26/11)

New Home Sought for Historic Amelia Earhart Memorial Bridge (1/06/11)

Report details decade of transportation progress (1/06/11)