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Friday, August 1, 2014

 

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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

EXPECT DELAYS!  OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: The following overnight lane and ramp closures will take place at the I-35 & I-435 interchange for temporary striping work for a future traffic shift related to bridge work at the interchange. (New 7-25-14)

Thursday, July 31 – REOPENS at 5:00 a.m. Friday, August 1
8-10 p.m.    Eastbound I-435 left lane at I-35 CLOSED
10 p.m.       Eastbound I-435 left TWO LANES at I-35 CLOSED
                  Southbound I-35 to eastbound I-435 ramp CLOSED

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 right lane from Pflumm Road to I-35 will be CLOSED for grading work on Thursday-Friday, July 31-August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 7-30-14)

EXPECT DELAYS!  WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Eastbound I-435 left lane from I-35 to Pflumm Road will be CLOSED for setting of temporary barrier on Friday, August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 7-25-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! UPCOMING WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: The following I-35 and I-435 interchange lane and ramp closures are scheduled for the week of Monday-Friday, August 4-8 for bridge demolition work for the widening of the existing eastbound I-435 bridge over I-35. Advance message boards will alert traffic to the lane and ramp closures. No marked detours provided. (New 7-31-14)

Monday, August 4 - REOPENS at 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 5
8-10 p.m.     Westbound I-435 left lane at I-35 CLOSED (temporary striping work)
10 p.m.        Westbound I-435 left TWO LANES at I-35 CLOSED (temporary striping work)
                   Northbound I-35 to westbound I-435 ramp CLOSED (bridge work demolition)

Tuesday, August 5 - REOPENS at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 6
8-10 p.m.     Northbound and southbound I-35 left lanes at I-435 CLOSED (bridge work)
10 p.m.        Northbound and southbound I-35 left TWO LANES at I-435 CLOSED (bridge work)
                   Southbound I-35 to eastbound I-435 ramp CLOSED (bridge work) 

Wednesday, August 6 - REOPENS at 5:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 7
8-10 p.m.     Northbound and southbound I-35 left lanes at I-435 CLOSED (bridge demolition work)            
10 p.m.        Northbound and southbound I-35 left TWO LANES at I-435 CLOSED (bridge work) 

Thursday, August 7 - REOPENS at 5:00 a.m. on Friday, August 8
10 p.m.        Northbound I-35 to westbound I-435 ramp CLOSED (bridge work demolition)
                   Northbound I-35 right lane at I-435 CLOSED (bridge demolition work) 

K-10 & Ridgeview Road Interchange

No short-term project closures at this time.

College Boulevard

24-Hour Roadway Closure: Eastbound and westbound College Boulevard from Ridgeview Road to Renner Boulevard will be CLOSED for utility work beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30 and reopening at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, July 31. Traffic will detour via 119th Street. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, July 31. (New 7-25-14)

24/7 CLOSURE:  Access at College Boulevard to/from Ambassador and Penrose Streets will be CLOSED for roadway reconstruction work beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30 through September 29. Access will be provided via Ridgeview Road.  Project work is scheduled to be completed on September 29. (New 7-25-14)


I-35 & 75th Street Interchange Ramp Closures
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late August 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 RAMP CLOSURES: Northbound I-35 to 75th Street exit ramp and 75th Street to southbound I-35 entrance ramp will be CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, for pavement repair work for a City of Overland Park construction project beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 10 through late August 2014, weather permitting. The 75th Street to northbound I-35 entrance ramp will be restricted to right turns only during this same timeframe. Marked detours will be provided. Northbound I-35 traffic will detour via 67th Street exit and take eastbound 67th Street to Antioch Road, then southbound Antioch Road to eastbound 75th Street back to northbound I-35. 75th Street to southbound I-35 traffic will proceed eastbound on 75th Street across the bridge over I-35 to Antioch Road, then northbound on Antioch Road to westbound 67th Street back to southbound I-35. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late August 2014. (New 7-9-14)

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

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURES: Eastbound I-435 left lane at Roe Avenue will be CLOSED for bridge work on Friday, August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 7-31-14)

K-7/U.S. 169 at I-35 Pavement Replacement Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed by late September 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 WEEKEND LANE CLOSURES: Varying closures at the K-7 / U.S. 169 / 151st Street and I-35 interchange area will occur for pavement reconstruction work this weekend beginning at 9:00 p.m. on Friday, August 1 and reopening to all traffic at 5:00 a.m. on Monday, August 4, weather permitting. >>This is the second of three consecutive weekend closures for work at the Hamilton Circle intersection.<< (New 7-31-14)

During this weekend long closure, the following restrictions will be in place:

  • Northbound and southbound K-7/U.S. 169 will be reduced to one open through lane each direction through the intersection.
  • The middle portion of the Hamilton Circle/Meadow Lane and K-7/U.S. 169 intersection will be CLOSED to cross intersection traffic (See work zone closure in orange below).
  • Southbound K-7/U.S. 169 traffic will not be allowed to make left turns onto Hamilton Circle and northbound K-7/U.S. 169 traffic will not be allowed to make left turns onto Meadow Lane (mall entrance).
  • South Hamilton Circle and West Meadow Lane traffic will have no through access across the intersection.

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Northbound and Southbound K-7/U.S. 169 from Hamilton Circle to 153rd Street are now open to a single through lane each direction for pavement replacement work. The ramps from K-7/U.S. 169 and 151st Street are reduced one lane for pavement patching. Periodic weekend closures on intersections will occur for pavement replacement. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2014.  (Rev. 7-16-14)

U.S. 69

EXPECT DELAYSWEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Southbound U.S. 69 to 119th Street bridge ramp right lane will be CLOSED for joint repair work on Friday, August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 7-31-14) 

U.S. 169 at 159th Street

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Northbound U.S. 169 right lane from 159th Street to the south 1,000 feet will be CLOSED for pavement widening work beginning on Monday, July 14. Lane closures will be in place daily, Monday-Saturday between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late August 2014. (New 7-16-14)

 

 

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

 

K-92 Centennial Bridge

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Eastbound and westbound K-92 over the Centennial Bridge will be REDUCED TO ONE OPEN LANE for both directions for lighting repair maintenance on the bridge this Friday, August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and NOON 12:00 p.m., weather permitting. Traffic will be directed through the project work zone via a flagging operation by the City of Leavenworth. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 7-30-14)

 

WYANDOTTE COUNTY

 

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

No short-term project closures at this time.

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

No short-term project closures at this time.

I-635

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Northbound I-635 from 34th Street to 27th Street will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE along with various short-term ramp closures beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 31 and reopening to all traffic at 3:00 a.m. on Friday, August 1. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1.  (New 7-29-14)

I-635 at Gibbs Road Bridge Replacement Project

EXPECT DELAYS!  WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound I-635 from Metropolitan Avenue to Shawnee Drive will be reduced to TWO OPEN LANES between 8:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 31, and then reduced to ONE OPEN LANE beginning at 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 31 and reopening to all traffic at 5:00 a.m. on Friday, August 1. These closures are needed to remove forms from the bridge pier caps. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1.  (New 7-30-14)

EXPECT DELAYS! WEEKEND OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: The following lane and ramp closures are scheduled for the setting of bridge girders for the new Gibbs Road Bridge over I-635 for the weekend of August 1-3. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Sunday, August 3. (New 7-28-14) 

Southbound I-635 lane closures will take place between I-70 and Shawnee Drive on Friday night and between Speaker Road and Merriam Lane on Saturday night. Northbound I-635 lane closures will take place between Speaker Road (on the north end) to Merriam Lane (on the south end) both nights. 

Friday, August 1 – REOPENS at 6:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 2:
7 p.m.          Northbound and southbound I-635 will be reduced to TWO OPEN lanes
9 p.m.          Northbound and southbound I-635 will be reduced to ONE OPEN lane
10 p.m.        Ramps from I-70 to southbound I-635 CLOSED
                   Ramps from K-32 to southbound I-635 CLOSED
                   Ramps from Metropolitan Avenue to southbound I-635 CLOSED
                   FULL CLOSURE OVERNIGHT of Southbound I-635 at K-32

Ramps from eastbound and westbound I-70 to I-635 and from K-32 to southbound I-635 will be closed. Traffic will follow a marked detour to 18th Street Expressway.

Saturday, August 2 – REOPENS at 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, August 3:
7 p.m.          Northbound and southbound I-635 will be reduced to TWO OPEN lanes
9 p.m.          Northbound and southbound I-635 will be reduced to ONE OPEN lane
10 p.m.        Ramps from northbound and southbound I-35 to northbound I-635 CLOSED
                   Ramps from Shawnee Drive to northbound I-635 CLOSED                      

There will be intermittent slowdown on northbound I-635 and on the Merriam Lane to northbound I-635 ramp to allow for bridge girder placement. There are five different girder sections, so there will be five times that these traffic slowdowns will occur.   

Ramps from northbound and southbound I-35 to I-635 will be closed. Traffic will detour via I-35 to 18th Street Expressway to I-70. There will be rolling roadblocks for northbound I-635 traffic throughout the overnight hours to allow for the placement of the bridge girders. 

 


  

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 

 

I-35 Spoon Creek & Bull Creek Bridge Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in September 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 early September 2014. (New 5-30-14)

I-435 at 87th Street Bridge Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed by late August 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound I-435 at 87th Street will be reduced to two open lanes beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 14 and then at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 15, southbound I-435 at 87th Street will be reduced to two open lanes and these lane closures will remain in place, 24/7 round the clock, throughout the project duration for bridge repair work. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late August 2014. (Rev. 5-12-14)

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

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 ROADWAY CLOSURE: Roe Avenue over I-435 will be CLOSED to all traffic through beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, May 30, as crews complete construction work on the new Roe Avenue bridges. Marked detours will be provided. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014. (New 5-28-14)

24/7 RAMP LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 to Roe Avenue entrance ramp left turn lane will be CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock beginning on Wednesday, May 28 at 9:00 a.m. for bridge replacement work. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014. (Rev. 5-30-14)

24/7 RAMP LANE CLOSURES: All left turn movements from eastbound I-435 ramps to Roe Avenue will be CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock beginning on Thursday, May 29 at 9:00 a.m. for bridge replacement work. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014. (Rev. 5-30-14)

U.S. 56 over I-35 Bridge Repair Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014

EXPECT DELAYS! 24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Eastbound and westbound U.S. 56 over the I-35 bridges will be reduced to one lane each direction for bridge repair and overly work, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 14 throughout the project duration. All interchange ramps will remain open. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late October 2014. (New 7-11-14)

 

 

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

K-7 from Kansas Avenue to Riverview Drive

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound K-7 from south of Kansas Avenue to north of Riverview Avenue will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE each direction and shifted side by side in the existing northbound lanes, 24/7 round the clock, beginning after morning rush hour on Thursday, July 31 through late September 2014, weather permitting. This traffic shift is needed for reconstruction work on the southbound K-7 lanes. Also, the I-70 to southbound K-7 double left turn lane movement will continue to be reduced to ONE OPEN left turn lane throughout the project duration. All access to/from Commercial Drive and K-7 will be CLOSED beginning tomorrow as well. During this construction phase, K-7 traffic must access Commercial Drive from Kansas Avenue and Commercial Drive traffic vice versa. There will be no access from southbound K-7 to Speaker Road, but there will be right in-right out access from northbound K-7 to Speaker Road and vice versa. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2014. (New 7-30-14)

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 early October 2014. (New 4-28-14)

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)

Gibbs Road over I-635 Bridge Replacement Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in early September 2014

WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES: Southbound I-635 right exit lane off of Metropolitan Avenue that serves as entrance lane to Shawnee Drive will be CLOSED for bridge construction work on Monday-Friday, June 23-August 1 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. each day. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, August 1. (New 6-24-14)

24/7 LANE CLOSURE: Southbound I-635 left lane at Gibbs Road will be CLOSED for eight consecutive weeks, 24/7 round the clock, beginning after morning rush hour on Tuesday, May 20 through late July, for bridge pier construction work on the new Gibbs Road Bridge over I-635. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late July. (New 5-20-14)

24/7 ROADWAY CLOSURE: Eastbound and westbound Gibbs Road from 42nd Street to 47th Street will be CLOSED to all through traffic, 24/7 round the clock, beginning on Monday, May 5, after morning rush hour, throughout the project duration. A marked detour will be provided. Traffic will detour via 42nd and 47th Streets to Shawnee Drive. Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in early September 2014. (New 4-28-14)

U.S. 73 / K-7 at Piper Creek Bridge Replacement Project
Overall project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2014

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 73/K-7 traffic will be shifted and placed side by side, one lane each direction, in the existing northbound U.S. 73/K-7 lanes from Parallel Parkway to Donahoo Road for bridge replacement work beginning around 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 9 through late September 2014. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2014. (Rev. 6-5-14)