Archive for Sunday, June 12, 2005

Lawrence commuter report

June 12, 2005


The following construction projects may affect commuter traffic in the region this week:

U.S Highway 40 from Kansas Highway 4 to east of Kansas Highway 10, traffic controlled by pilot car for overlay.

Interstate 70, from the East Topeka to Lecompton exits, widening project under way.

Kansas Highway 32 at Stranger Creek, bridge reduced to one lane for widening with traffic controlled through signals.

Kansas Highway 92 bridge over the Missouri River, traffic reduced to one lane on weekends for repair.

Interstate 435 from the Kansas-Missouri state line to 98th Street, lane closures for construction.

Interstate 635 at Parallel Parkway, all ramps closed for construction. Use exits at U.S. Highway 24 or 38th Street.

Southbound I-635 at Swartz Road, ramp closed.

Interstate 35 at Southwest Boulevard, traffic restricted to two lanes each direction for construction.

Interstate 35 at 87th Street, ramps closed for construction. Use 75th and 95th Streets to Quivira.

The following projects may affect city traffic this week:

U.S. Highway 40 (Sixth Street) from Kansas Highway 10 to Folks Road, traffic carried through construction as U.S. 40 is widened to four lanes. Traffic between Wakarusa Drive and Folks Road reduced to one lane each direction.

West Sixth Street from Folks Road to Wakarusa Drive, traffic reduced to one lane each direction for road-widening project.

Harvard Road from Monterey Way to Wakarusa Drive and the Eighth and Goldfield streets intersection, closed to through traffic for traffic calming improvements.

Westbound Bob Billings Parkway at Lawrence Avenue, westbound reduction to one lane during workday for storm water project.

Kingston Drive, Princeton Boulevard to North Iowa, parking removed on both sides of street for resurfacing.

Sixth Street from Missouri to Tennessee streets, eastbound traffic reduced to one lane for KLINK overlay program.

Sixth Street from Tennessee to Massachusetts streets, lane closures as needed during workday for waterline installation.

Seventh Street from Vermont to Tennessee streets, closed to through traffic for improvements. 700 block of Kentucky Street reduced to one lane, and mail drop relocated to east side of the post office.

New Hampshire Street, from Seventh to Ninth streets, traffic will be disrupted by parking lot repairs.

Massachusetts Street, 1000 block, expect delays for mid-block crosswalk work.

Irving Hill Drive, closed to through traffic between Constant Avenue and Engel Road for KDOT bridge repairs.

Fourteenth Street at Jayhawk Boulevard, closed for tunnel installation.

Fifteenth Street from Haskell Avenue to Connecticut Street, closed to through traffic for storm water project.

Thirty-Third Street from Iowa Street east, one lane each direction and removal of center turn lane for street improvements.


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