Road Modernization Projects Moving Forward

Governor Laura Kelly and Department of Transportation Secretary Julie Lorenz announced new major highway construction projects scheduled across the State.

Projects announced this week:

U.S. 54 Meade County, between Meade and Fowler
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 3 miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 54 Meade County, between the Seward-Meade county lane and Plains
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

US-50 Ford County: East of Spearville
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $5 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 50 Ford County: East of Wright
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $5 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

K-156 Hodgeman County: 4 miles west of Jetmore to Hanston
Project: Rehabilitate and add shoulders
Distance: 15 miles
Cost: $12 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 54 Pratt County: Between Wellsford and Cullison
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 54 Kiowa County: Between Greensburg and Haviland
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 54 Kiowa County: Between Ford-Kiowa county line and Mullinville
Project:  Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 50 Edwards County: Between Offerle and Kinsley
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

I-235 Sedgwick County: I-235/I-135/K-254 Interchange (North Junction)
Project: Interchange reconstruction
Distance: 7 miles
Cost: $86 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2022

US-50 Harvey County: Northeast of Walton
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 50 Harvey County: 5 Miles East of Burrton
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $2 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 160 Sumner County: I-35 to Sumner/Cowley County Line
Project: Rehabilitate and add shoulders
Distance: 9 miles
Cost: $14 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

K-42 Sumner/Sedgwick County: K-2 to Clonmel
Project: Rehabilitate and add shoulders
Distance: 16 miles
Cost: $19 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 50 Harvey/Marion County: West of Peabody
Project: Extend existing passing lanes
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $4 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 400 Cherokee County: East of Cherokee
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 169 Neosho County: Between K-47 and Earlton
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 169 Neosho County: Between Wilson-Montgomery county line and Thayer
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: Two miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 400 Greenwood County: Between Piedmont and Severy
Project: Passing lanes
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $6 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

I-70 Shawnee County: MacVicar to 4th St (Polk-Quincy)
Project: Six-lane freeway
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $234 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2024

K-7 Bourbon County: Crawford/Bourbon County Line to U.S. 69 Junction
Project: Widen and add shoulders
Distance: 11 miles
Cost: $13 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

K-7 Crawford County: Girard to Crawford/Bourbon county line
Project: Widen and add shoulders
Distance: 11 miles
Cost: $14 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 40 Douglas County: US-40 (6th St)/K-10 interchange at Lawrence
Project: Build diverging diamond interchange
Cost: $12 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2023

U.S. 69 Johnson County: 151st St north to 103rd Street
Project: Six-lane freeway
Distance: 7 miles
Cost: $300 million
Scheduled construction letting: 2022

A series of projects (16) remain in the development pipeline for future approval.

U.S. 40/K-10 Douglas County: U.S. 40 (6th St) south and east to U.S. 59
Project: 4-lane freeway
Distance: 7 miles
Cost: $130 million

U.S. 40/K-10 Douglas County: I-70 south to US-40 (6th St)
Project: 4-lane freeway, new KTA interchange
Distance: 1 mile
Cost: $73 million

K-92 Leavenworth County: Centennial Bridge
Project: New bridge
Cost: $98 million

K-68 Miami County: US-169, east to west of U.S. 69 west of Louisburg
Project: 4-lane expressway
Distance: 7 miles
Cost: $63 million

U.S. 56/K-96 Barton County: Great Bend to K-156
Project: 4-lane expressway
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $15 million

K-96 Sedgwick County: Hillside Rd. to Greenwich Road
Project: Six-lane freeway
Distance: 6 miles
Cost: $225 million

U.S. 50 Gray County: Finney county line to Cimarron
Project: 4-lane expressway
Distance: 18 miles
Cost: $90 million

U.S. 50 Finney County: East of Garden City to Finney-Gray county line
Project: 4-lane freeway
Distance: 4 miles
Cost: $20 million

U.S. 56 Douglas County: US-59 Junction east to Baldwin
Project: Reconstruct and widen shoulders
Distance: 3 miles
Cost:$12 million

K-99 Wabaunsee County: I-70 north 2 miles
Project: Reconstruct and widen shoulders
Distance: 2 miles
Cost: $11 million

I-70 Geary County: K-18 interchange at I-70
Project: Interchange improvements
Cost: $6 million

K-4 Saline County: 2.3 miles east of K-104 to Kipp Road.
Project: Reconstruct on offset alignment and improve intersections
Distance: 7 miles
Cost: $20 million

U.S. 281 Osborne County: North US-24/281 Junction to Portis
Project: Reconstruct and widen shoulders
Distance: 4 miles
Cost: $9 million

K-25 Thomas County: from County Rd I north to I-70
Project: Reconstruct and widen shoulders
Distance: 8 miles
Cost: $20 million

K-23 Sheridan County: County Road 70 S north to Hoxie
Project: Reconstruct and widen shoulders
Distance: 6 miles
Cost: $17 million

K-177 Morris County:  Four Mile Creek Bridge north to Council Grove
Project: Rehabilitate and add shoulders
Distance: 3.3 miles
Cost: $6 million

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