Daily Traffic Information
Friday, October 28, 2016
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.
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 project work. (NEW 10-27-16)
No work scheduled for overnight Thursday or Friday, October 27-28.
7 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday, October 29
EB & WB I-70 reduced to OPEN OPEN LANE from East Topeka KTA Toll Plaza to Urish Road for pavement marking work.
The adjacent ramps will be closed, 2-3 hours, long enough to place the pavement markings in the gore area and on the ramps, and then reopened as soon as the markings are dry enough to allow traffic.
UPCOMING WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-470 RIGHT LANE from South Topeka KTA Toll Gate to I-70 CLOSED for spray patching #peskypothole repair work on Monday, October 31 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Monday, October 31. (NEW 10-27-16)
No short-term project closures at this time.
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.
I-70 from East Topeka Turnpike Toll Gate to Urish Road
OVERNIGHT/WEEKEND 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 mid-October 2016. (REV. 9-20-16)
U.S. 75 & U.S. 24 Interchange
24/7 LONG-TERM LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: Southbound U.S. 75 RIGHT LANE on both sides of and over the U.S. 24 bridge and westbound U.S. 24 to southbound U.S. 75 entrance ramp CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, for bridge repair work beginning on Wednesday, September 28, at 9 a.m. throughout the project duration. Work will be completed on the left lane first, then the right lane. A marked detour will be provided for the long-term ramp closure. Westbound U.S. 24 traffic will travel past the closed ramp and exit at Menoken Road interchange to then head back on eastbound U.S. 24 to access southbound U.S. 75. Project work is scheduled to be completed in mid-November 2016. (REV. 9-27-16)
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)
E 1750 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)