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Thursday, May 26, 2016


 

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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

WEEKDAY TRAFFIC SLOWDOWN VIA SHORT-TERM FULL INTERCHANGE CLOSURE: A FULL CLOSURE of the I-35 and I-435 interchange, including all lanes and adjacent ramps from K-10 to U.S. 69 and 95th Street to 119th Street in all directions (a minimum of 1/4-mile around the interchange) will take place as traffic is stopped briefly, approximately 10-15 minutes, so crews can remove a massive bridge girder as part of the flyover ramp demolition workat approximately 1:45 p.m. this Thursday, May 26, weather permitting. he public will be alerted late morning on Thursday, May 26, weather permitting, regarding the demolition work and the traffic slowdown via the variable message boards and KC Scout signs on the highways prior to the start of the traffic slowdown. Drivers should expect a delay of up to 15 minutes during the short-term closure and are encouraged to use alternate routes, if possible. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, May 26. (NEW 5-25-16)

WEEKDAY OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: The following closures at the I-35 and I-435 interchange will take place for  demolition work on the on the former flyover ramp bridges. Marked detour maps here: https://www.facebook.com/Johnson-County-Gateway-I-435I-35K-10-Interchange-Study-108830664636/   (REV. 5-25-16)

Week of May 23-27 Overnight Bridge Demolition Work Continues

8-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 25 to 5 a.m. Thursday, May 26

8 p.m.  NB I-35 LEFT LANE at I-435 CLOSED.
8 p.m.  SB I-35 LEFT LANE at 87th Street CLOSED until 9 p.m. 

9 p.m.  EB I-435 ALL LANES from K-10 to I-35 CLOSED.
             Detour via NB I-35 to EB 87th Street to SB U.S. 69.
             
            EB K-10 from Renner Boulevard to Eastbound I-435 CLOSED.
            Detour via NB I-35 to EB 87th Street to SB U.S. 69.

             Ramp Closures as follows. Marked detours provided.  
             EB K-10/Lackman exit ramp CLOSED.
             Renner Boulevard to EB K-10/EB I-435 entrance ramp CLOSED.      

I-435

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 LEFT LANE from I-35 to K-10 CLOSED for trucks entering and exiting the work zone on Wednesday-Thursday, May 25-26 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, May 26. (NEW 5-24-16)

UPCOMING WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 LEFT LANE from I-35 to K-10 CLOSED for trucks entering and exiting the work zone on Friday, May 27 between 9 a.m. and NOON 12 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, May 27. (NEW 5-24-16)

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 LEFT LANE on collector-distributor road from U.S. 69 to Quivira Road CLOSED for bridge demolition work on Thursday, May 26 between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, May 26. (NEW 5-25-16)

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Eastbound I-435 RIGHT MOST THROUGH LANE on from Quivira Road on and off ramps CLOSED for pavement repair work on Friday, May 27 between 12:01 a.m. and 2 a.m. During this timeframe, eastbound I-435 thru traffic that doesn't cross over in the left two lanes will have a signed detour using southbound U.S. 69 to College Boulevard, then back onto northbound U.S. 69 to access eastbound I-435.Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, May 27. (NEW 5-25-16)

Westbound I-435 to Northbound I-35 Ramp Long-Term 60-Day Closure

UPCOMING 60-DAY LONG-TERM RAMP CLOSURE: Westbound I-435 to northbound I-35 entrance ramp CLOSED for ramp reconstruction work, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 5 a.m. on Tuesday, May 31 and reopening sometime on Friday, July 29. Westbound I-435 marked detour via northbound U.S. 69 to access northbound I-35. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, July 29. (NEW 5-25-16)

Eastbound I-435 from K-10 to Pflumm Road

MAJOR TRAFFIC SHIFT TOMORROW: Eastbound I-435 from K-10 to Pflumm Road will be REOPENED to three through lanes of traffic beginning at 5 a.m. Thursday, May 26. The 10-day traffic shift shown above will be switched over as of 5 am. tomorrow.  Here’s what this means for drivers > >The eastbound I-435 lane split will be in place once again, meaning two eastbound lanes will be crossed over to the westbound side of I-435, and one thru lane on the right hand side of the median barrier with access to Quivira Road and U.S. 69. (NEW 5-25-16)

I-435 & Lackman Road

10-DAY SHORT-TERM RAMP CLOSURE: Lackman Road to eastbound I-435 ramp CLOSED for bridge demolition work beginning at 10 p.m. on Monday, May 16 and reopening at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 26. Marked detour via southbound Lackman Road to eastbound College Boulevard to northbound Quivira Road to eastbound I-435. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, May 26. (REV. 5-25-16)

Renner Boulevard

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURE: Southbound Renner Boulevard RIGHT LANE at K-10 CLOSED for bridge painting work on Thursday, May 26 between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, May 26. (NEW 5-25-16) 


I-35 from Southwest Boulevard to 95th Street Resurfacing Project

WEEKDAY/WEEKEND DAY OVERNIGHT LANE & RAMP CLOSURES:  The following I-35 lane and ramps CLOSED for resurfacing work.  (NEW 5-24-16)

Wednesday, March 25, 8 p.m. to Thursday, March 26, 5 a.m.         

67th Street to SB I-35 Entrance Ramp CLOSED.
NB I-35 to SW Boulevard Exit Ramp CLOSED.

 

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

  

No short-term project closures at this time.

 

WYANDOTTE 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.

 

 

JOHNSON COUNTY

 

 Johnson County Gateway  >   #Jocogateway 

I-35 & 95th Street Diverging Diamond Interchange Project

24/7 LONG-TERM INTERCHANGE CLOSURE:  All ramps to/from 95th Street to/from I-35 and 95th Street over I-35 CLOSED to all through traffic beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, February 21 through Late August 2016, as project work will take place to reconstruct the existing diamond interchange into a new diverging diamond interchange. Marked detour route maps can be found here: http://jocogateway.com/95th-street-and-i-35-diverging-diamond-interchange/  Project work is scheduled to be completed in late August 2016. (NEW 2-11-16)  

95th Street 

24/7 LONG-TERM FULL CLOSUREEastbound and westbound 95th Street FULL CLOSURE will now be extended to include area between Mainstreet Credit Union entrance and Marshall Drive beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, March 7 through early May 2016. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early May 2016. (NEW 3-2-16)

24/7 LONG-TERM FULL CLOSURE: Northbound and southbound Marshall Drive between 94th Place (Costco Wholesale) and 95th Street will CLOSE to traffic at 6 a.m. on Monday, March 7 and will reopen to traffic in early May 2016. Traffic will follow a marked detour via northbound and southbound Pflumm Road. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early May 2016. (NEW 3-2-16) 

Bradshaw & Gillette Streets at Marshall Drive Intersections

PERMANENT FULL ROADWAY CLOSURES: Gillette Street at Marshall Drive intersection was CLOSED permanently beginning at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, January 6 and Bradshaw Street at Marshall Drive intersection will CLOSE permanently beginning at 9 a.m. on Friday, January 8 for utility and cul-de-sac construction work. Both local streets will be closed at the Marshall Drive intersections permanently as crews complete construction work to turn both intersections into cul-de-sacs as part of the overall 95th Street and I-35 Diverging Diamond Interchange Project. Gillette Street is currently a one-way southbound roadway between Marshall Drive and 94th Place, and with this Marshall Drive intersection closure it will become a two-way roadway permanently. The cul-de-sac construction work will be completed in May 2016. (REV. 1-6-16)

Lenexa Drive

LONG-TERM FULL ROADWAY CLOSURE: Lenexa Drive from Rosehill Road to 96th Terrace FULLY CLOSED to traffic beginning at 7 a.m. on Monday, January 25 through June 2016 for utility work related to the upcoming 95th Street and I-35 Diverging Diamond Interchange Project. The utility work will be completed on Monday, February 22, weather permitting. A marked detour will be provided. Traffic will detour via westbound 95th Street to southbound Monrovia Street to westbound 96th Terrace to access Lenexa Drive. Project work is scheduled to be completed in June 2016. (NEW 1-22-16)

LONG-TERM FULL ROADWAY CLOSURE: Lenexa Drive from Rosehill Road to Westgate Street FULLY CLOSED beginning on Tuesday, May 3 through early July 2016 for work related to the upcoming 95th Street and I-35 Diverging Diamond Interchange Project. Lenexa Drive reopens to limited access through late August. Project work ins scheduled to be completed in early July 2016. (REV. 4-25-16)

LONG-TERM 24/7 FULL ROADWAY CLOSURE:  Northbound and southbound Lenexa Drive from 95th Street to Westgate Street CLOSED for roadway reconstruction beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, February 21 and will reopen on Friday, June 24. Upon reopening, Lenexa Drive will have access to Rosehill Road and Westgate Street (but not 95th Street) until the remaining interchange work is completed in August. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, June 24. (NEW 2-18-16) 

Westgate Drive

LONG-TERM 24/7 FULL ROADWAY CLOSURE:  Northbound and southbound Westgate Drive from Lenexa Drive to the Super 8 Hotel Entrance CLOSED for utility work and roadway reconstruction beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, February 21 and will reopen on Friday, June 24. Upon reopening, Westgate Drive will only have access to Lenexa Drive (not 95th Street) until the remaining interchange work is completed in August. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Friday, June 24. (NEW 2-18-16) 

I-35 & I-435 Interchange Long-Term Dual Loop Ramp Closures 

24/7 LONG-TERM LOOP RAMP CLOSURE: Northbound I-35 to westbound I-435 loop ramp CLOSED for pavement reconstruction and tie-in work, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 10 p.m. on Sunday, April 10 through Late June 2016, weather permitting. NB I-35 to WB I-435 ramp traffic to detour via eastbound 87th Street to southbound U.S. 69 to westbound I-435. U-Turns are NOT permitted on 87th Street. Project work is scheduled to be completed in Late June 2016. (REV. 3-24-16) 

24/7 LONG-TERM LOOP RAMP CLOSURE: Southbound I-35 to eastbound I-435 loop ramp CLOSED for pavement reconstruction and tie-in work, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 10 p.m. on Monday, April 11 through late October 2016, weather permitting. SB I-35 to EB I-435 ramp traffic to detour via southbound I-35 to southbound U.S. 69 to eastbound I-435 or via eastbound 119th Street northbound I-35 to eastbound I-435. We recommend that drivers use the detour route via southbound U.S. 69, and NOT the eastbound 119th Street route. The eastbound 119th Street detour route is provided as a backup marked detour route for those drivers who miss the southbound U.S. 69 detour route. Project work is scheduled to be completed in Late October 2016. (REV. 3-24-16)


I-35 from Southwest Boulevard to 95th Street Resurfacing Project

WEEKDAY/WEEKEND OVERNIGHT LANE CLOSURES: On Wednesday, March 23, weather permitting, a concrete pavement repair and asphalt overlay project will begin on a 10-mile stretch of northbound and southbound I-35 from 95th Street to Southwest Boulevard, including all adjacent interchange ramps (Johnson County). Crews will complete partial and full depth patching to the existing concrete pavement, followed by a 4-inch asphalt overlay on various sections, and all new permanent pavement markings. Work will take place overnight beginning at 8 p.m. and reopening to all traffic at 5 a.m. the following morning, daily, Wednesday and Thursday; and on weekends from 8 p.m. Friday through 8 a.m. Saturday; and from 8 p.m. Saturday through late Sunday afternoon. Project work is scheduled to be completed in Late October 2016. (NEW 3-10-16)

I-35 from 151st Street to Santa Fe Street/135th Street Pavement Reconstruction Project

24/7 TRAFFIC SHIFT: All northbound I-35 traffic will be shifted onto the southbound I-35 lanes by 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 29, weather permitting, through late September 2016. Both northbound and southbound I-35 will be reduced to two lanes each direction in the final traffic configuration throughout the project duration. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2016. (NEW 3-29-16)

24/7 LONG-TERM DUAL RAMP CLOSURES: Old U.S. 56 to northbound I-35 entrance ramp will be FULLY CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 4 a.m. on Tuesday, March 29 through late September 2016. Northbound I-35 to Santa Fe Street/135th Street exit ramp will be FULLY CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, sometime during the day on Tuesday, March 29, through late September 2016. A marked detour will be provided.  Old U.S. 56 traffic will detour either northbound K-7 to eastbound K-10 or southbound on K-7 to 151st Street to access northbound I-35. Northbound I-35 traffic will detour via eastbound 119th Street to southbound Strang Line Road or via eastbound 151st Street to northbound Mur-Len Road to access Santa Fe Street/135th Street.  Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2016. (NEW 3-29-16)

24/7 LONG-TERM RAMP CLOSURE: Santa Fe Street/135th Street to southbound I-35 entrance ramp will be FULLY CLOSED, 24/7 round the clock, beginning at 2 a.m. on Tuesday, March 22, weather permitting,through late September 2016. A marked detour will be provided. See detour map above. Santa Fe Street/135th Street traffic will detour via southbound Mur-Len Road to westbound 151st Street or via northbound Ridgeview Road to eastbound 119th Street to access southbound I-35. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late September 2016. (NEW 3-29-16)

U.S. 56/Shawnee Mission Parkway & U.S. 69 Resurfacing Project

WEEKDAY/WEEKEND NIGHTTIME LANE CLOSURES: Eastbound and westbound U.S. 56/Shawnee Mission Parkway from Antioch Road to U.S. 69 will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE in each direction, in short increments, for resurfacing work beginning on Tuesday, April 12 through late November 2016, during nighttime/overnight hours. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late November 2016. (REV. 4-11-16) 

U.S. 69 from Blue Valley Parkway to 215th Street KC Scout Expansion Project

WEEKDAY WORK & SHOULDER IMPACTS: On Monday, February 15, a project will begin to expand the KC Scout dynamic message signs and cameras along U.S. 69 from the Blue Valley Parkway ramp to 215th Street. The majority of the project work will take place beyond the roadway shoulders on the highway right of way. There may be some occasional shoulder closures. Drivers should expect only minimal delays, primarily minor impacts only from trucks entering and leaving the project work zone throughout the project duration. Project work is scheduled to be completed by mid-July 2016. (NEW 2-15-16)

U.S. 69 Northbound Blue River Bridge Replacement Project

24/7 LONG-TERM LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 69 over the Blue River Bridge will be reduced to ONE OPEN LANE in each direction and placed side-by-side on the southbound U.S. 69 bridge beginning sometime on Thursday, May 12 throughout the project duration. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late November 2016. (REV. 5-10-16)

 

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY

 

K-32 Over I-70/KTA Bridge Replacement Project

LONG-TERM FULL BRIDGE CLOSURE: Eastbound and westbound K-32 Bridge I-70/Kansas Turnpike will be FULLY CLOSED to all traffic for construction of a new replacement bridge beginning early morning on Monday, February 22 in Leavenworth County. On Monday, January 4, a replacement project began on the K-32 Bridge over I-70/Kansas Turnpike in Leavenworth County. Project work includes replacement of the existing 310-foot steel girder bridge (with 28-foot wide roadway) with a 325-foot welded plate girder bridge (with 47-foot wide roadway). Work will take place during daylight hours, Monday through Friday, with some occasional Saturday work. This KDOT bridge replacement construction project oversight will be managed in conjunction with our partner agency, the Kansas Turnpike Authority. Preliminary preparation work on the project began this past Monday, January 4. Beginning in late February 2016, eastbound and westbound K-32 over the I-70/KTA bridge will be closed to all traffic throughout the project duration. A marked detour will be provided. K-32 traffic will detour via K-7 north to U.S. 24/40 west and south back to K-32 and vice versa. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early January 2017. (REV. 4-29-16)

 

 

WYANDOTTE COUNTY

 

I-70 & I-635 Interchange Dual Bridge Repair Project

LONG-TERM LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: A dual bridge repair project will begin on I-70 and I-635 with the following closures taking place beginning at 11 p.m. on Wednesday, May 11 through the project duration. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early September 2016.  (REV. 5-10-16) 

Westbound I-70 over the Quarry Road  bridge will be reduced to two open lanes, 24/7 round the clock.

Southbound I-635 to westbound I-70 ramp CLOSED. Marked detour will be provided via K-32/Kansas Avenue west to Turner Diagonal. An optional detour will be State Avenue west to Turner Diagonal.

Northbound I-635 to westbound I-70 ramp CLOSED. Marked detour will be provided via K-32/Kansas Avenue west to Turner Diagonal. An optional detour will be State Avenue west to Turner Diagonal.  

I-435 at I-70 Interchange Multi-Bridge Repair Project

LONG-TERM LANE & RAMP CLOSURES: A multi-bridge repair project will begin on the I-435 bridges at the I-70 interchange with the following closures taking place beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10 through the project duration. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early October 2016.  (REV. 5-9-16) 

Northbound and southbound I-435 from north of I-70 to south of I-70 over the bridges will be reduced to two open lanes, 24/7 round the clock.

Eastbound I-70 to northbound I-435 ramp CLOSED. Marked detour via eastbound I-70 to 78th Street exit back to westbound I-70 to access northbound I-435.

Northbound I-435 to westbound I-70 ramp CLOSED. Marked detour via northbound I-435 to westbound State Avenue back to southbound I-435 to access westbound I-70.

Westbound I-70 to southbound I-435 ramp CLOSED. Marked detour via westbound I-70 to northbound I-435 to westbound State Avenue to access southbound I-435. A suggested secondary detour route via 110th Street back to eastbound I-70 to 78th Street exit back to westbound I-70 to northbound I-435 to westbound State Avenue to access southbound I-435. 

I-635 & K-5 Interchange Tower Lighting Project 

WEEKDAY SHOULDER CLOSURES: The I-635 and K-5 interchange will have intermittent shoulder closures for a high tower light replacement project beginning on Monday, April 4 through early June 2016. All adjacent interchange ramps will remain open. Project work is scheduled to be completed in early June 2016. (NEW 3-30-16)

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

24/7 LANE CLOSURES: Northbound and southbound U.S. 69 from I-635 (in Missouri) to Kindleberger Road in Kansas will be reduced to one lane in each direction, 24/7, beginning on Friday, October 24 for bridge replacement work. Both northbound and southbound U.S. 69 traffic will travel on the existing northbound U.S. 69 bridge (Platte Purchase Bridge). A crossover will be used to shift southbound U.S. 69 traffic to the existing Platte Purchase Bridge. The traffic switch is scheduled for Friday, October 31, 2014 and traffic will remain in this configuration until Thursday, December 1, 2016. Project work is scheduled to be completed on Thursday, December 1, 2016. (NEW 10-27-14)

U.S. 169 (Rainbow Boulevard)

WEEKDAY LANE CLOSURES: Northbound U.S. 169 Rainbow Boulevard at the West 39th Street Intersection will have varying lane closures for adjacent building construction beginning on Monday, September 28. Project work is scheduled to be completed in late May 2017. (NEW 9-28-15)

 

 

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