There are a total of 42 projects up for bidding in the November KDOT lettings. Approved bids announced on December 14 are highlighted in red.
77-58 KA 3924-01: Bridge replacement over Deer Creek west of Oketo. Detour via US 36, K-148/NE-112, and NE-8
81 U 2373-01: Safe Routes to School sidewalk improvements in Manhattan.
70-105 KA 4744-05: Signage upgrade on I-70 between 110th Street and the Lewis and Clark Viaduct. This is a re-let from September 2021. Still part of the plans is the inclusion of KTA shields on all of the reassurance markers west of 18th Street and the lack of the 2009/10th Edition standard “LEFT” marker on the left exits along I-70. Collins & Hermann Inc, Saint Louis, Missouri, $1,799,999.99.
81-15 KA 6059-01: Pavement reconstruction on US 81 from Union Road to the Cloud/Republic County line. Wildcat Construction Co. Inc. & Subsidiaries, Wichita, $3,893,845.20.
156-27 KA 5415-01: Addition of turn lanes on K-156 at the K-140 junction. Re-let June 2022
57-31 KA 6201-01/57-64 KA 6199-01: Surface recycle and chip seal on K-57 from I-70 to K-4. Dustrol Inc., Towanda, $2,099,124.76.
70-26 KA 6133-01: Bridge repair of the Westbound I-70 bridge over Yocemento Road and the eastbound and westbound bridges 1 mile east of Yocemento Road.
23-32 KA 6324-01: 1-inch milling and 2-inch overlay on K-23 from Gove to the Gove/Sheridan County Line
23S-32 KA 6325-01: 1-inch milling and 2-inch overlay on the K-23 spur near Grainfield. (Non-FA)
23A-32 KA 6326-01: 1-inch milling and 2-inch overlay on the K-23 Business Route through Grainfield.
8 KA 6229-01: 1.5-inch mill and 1.5-inch overlay on US 54 from El Dorado to the Butler/Greenwood county line and US 77 from 110th to 130th Street. Shilling Construction Co. Inc., Manhattan, $3,267,125.75.
77-18 KA 6224-01: Ultrathin bonded asphalt surfacing from Winfield to the north junction with K-15. APAC-Kansas Inc. Shears Division, Hutchinson, $1,136,773.16.
2-39 KA 6306-01: 2-inch surface recycle and chip seal from the Barber/Harper County line to Anthony. Dustrol, $1,905,062.28.
283-13 KA 6307-01: Milling and HMA overlay from the Oklahoma state line to US 160. APAC-Kansas Inc, $2,844,505.61.
183-13 KA 6312-01: Milling and HMA overlay from the Oklahoma state line to US 160/K-34. APAC-Kansas Inc, $2,968,222.46.
50-28 KA 6158-01: Lighting upgrade at the US 50/US 83 interchange on the northwest side of Garden City and at US 50 and Big Lowe Road northwest of Garden City. IES Holding Inc. & Subsidiaries, Holdrege,
50-29 KA 5175-01: Add turn lanes on US 50-56 at Spearville. APAC-Kansas Inc, $2,744,393.83.
23-35 KA 6302-01/23-60 KA 6301-01: 1-inch mill and 1.5-inch HMA overlay on K-23 from north of the Railroad crossing in Meade to US 56 in Meade and Gray Counties. Venture Corporation, Great Bend, $4,303,092.88
83-88 KA 2220-01: Addition of passing lanes on US 83 north of Liberal. Notably, and oddly specific “Passing Lane: 59/64 mile” sign.
83-88 KA 5600-01: Addition of turn lanes US 83 and Salley Road north of Liberal, along with a slip lane from westbound Salley Road to northbound US 83. (Non-FA)
J & R Sand Company Inc., Liberal, $20,262,062.76
160-88 KA 6320-01/160-60 KA 6321-01: 1/2-inch milling and 1.5-inch overlay on US 160 from US 83 to US 54 in Seward and Meade counties. (Meade County section is non-FA) J & R Sand, $2,394,190.98
Federal-Aid, local projects.
31 C 4953-01: Replacement of the Ascher Road bridge over Clarks Creek. Detour via Clarks Creek Road, I-70, and Humboldt Creek Road. Ebert Construction Co. Inc. & Subsidiary, Wamego, $1,457,076.68.
45 C 4949-01: Replacement of a bridge along the Jewell/Republic County line ~ 2 miles north of K-148. L & M Contractors Inc., Great Bend, $568,660.85.
101 C 4961-01: Replacement of the bridge on 14th Road over Ash Creek. Reece Construction Company, Inc., Salina, $692,712.28
10 C 4952-01: Replace a bridge over North Caney Creek on a new alignment upstream of the existing bridge. The existing bridge is a steel beam bridge noted to remain in place. B & B Bridge Company LLC, St. Paul, Kansas, $785,206.97
18 C 4955-01: Replace this bridge over Grouse Creek in Cowley County. B & B Bridge, $1,028,436.51.
21 KA 6376-01: Chip seal on K-18 and K-15/K-18 from the Ottawa/Dickinson County line to the east junction of K-15/K-18. Circle C Paving and Construction LLC, Goddard, $426,804.20.
77-31 KA 6431-01: Crack sealing from Golden Belt Boulevard (near the I-70 junction at Junction City) to the Geary/Riley County line. Scodeller Construction Inc., Wixom, Michigan, $161,636.62.
56-57 KA 6433-01: Crack sealing from the McPherson/Marion county line to the east junction with K-15. Scodeller, $216,620.50.
101 KA 6432-01: Crack sealing on K-9/K-15 from the Clay/Washington County line to K-148, along with the K-115 spur to Palmer. Pavement Pro’s LLC, McPherson, $55,120.40.
123-90 KA 5568-01/123-20 KA 5569-01: Full-depth pavement replacement on K-123. Detour via K-23, K-223, and K-383. McCormick Excavation & Paving LLC, Stratton, Colorado, $4,420,586.88
68-106 KA 6372-01: Chip Seal on K-68 from K-33 to the Franklin/Miami County line. Vance Brothers Inc. and Subsidiary, Kansas City, Missouri, $459,863.65.
160-4 KA 6139-01: Tree clearing along US 160 in western Barber County. Prado Construction LLC, Valley Center, $1,231,054.80.
183-24 KA 3266-01: Reconstruction of Niles Avenue (US 183) in Kinsley. Detour via US 50 and US 56. Vogts-Parga Construction LLC, Newton, $5,817,680.94
50-40 KA 6390-01: Concrete Patching at various ramps between US 50 and I-135, as well as US 50 and K-15 in Newton. Vogts-Parga, $1,179,492.00.
400-29 KA 6298-01: 1.5-inch milling and 1.5-inch Overlay from US 56/US 283 to Ford. APAC-Kansas, $3,595,746.06.
50-29 KA 6423-01: Guardrail upgrade on US 50 near Bellefont. Bettis Asphalt & Construction Inc., Topeka, $114,188.80.
50-38 KA 6424-01: Guardrail upgrade on US 50 near Coolidge. Bettis, $137,713.50.