There are only 16 projects up for letting on November 17, but one of them is a big-ticket item: the next phase of improvements to the I-135/I-235/K-254/K-96 junction on the north side of Wichita. Approved bids announced on November 30 are highlighted in red.
24-44 KA 5105-01: Resurfacing of US 24 from K-237 to Perry and the replacement of the US 24 bridge over the Delaware River on the west side of Perry. Bettis Asphalt & Construction Inc., Topeka, $12,613,929.42.
39-6 KA 3908-01: Replace the K-39 bridge over Owl Creek near the K-3 junction. Bridge to be built one half of a time with traffic alternating across the zone controlled by signals. Bridges Inc., Newton, $1,992,442.43.
3-6 KA 3909-01: Replace the K-3 bridge over Paint Creek, just south of the K-39 junction. Detour via K-47, K-7, and K-39. Bridges Inc., $1,824,955.40.
47-19 KA 6624-01/47-67 KA 6623-01: 2-inch milling and 1-inch HMA overlay from St. Paul to Girard in Neosho and Crawford Counties. Bettis, $5,285,482.51.
59-30 KA 6579-01: 1-inch RCI and 3-inch HMA overlay on the US 59 freeway from I-35 to the Franklin/Douglas County Line. Bettis, $15,177,572.95.
400-37 KA 6594-01: 3-inch HMA overlay from the east junction with K-99 to the Greenwood/Wilson County line (a Reflective Crack interlayer is not specified, though I believe this section of US 400 has a concrete base) APAC-Kansas Inc. Shears Division, Hutchinson, $12,927,592.19.
40 C 5136-01: Installation of new Stop, Yield, Stop Ahead, and Yield Ahead signs at 28 intersections in Harvey County. Cooper Construction LLC, Emporia, Kansas, $29,144.20.
50-40 KA 1827-05: Extend the existing passing lane on US 50 near Halstead for 0.8 mile. Pearson Construction LLC, Wichita, $1,954,995.79.
235-87 KA 3232-02 I-135/I-235 north junction Gold Project Phase 2B. Bergkamp King, A Joint Venture, LLC, Wichita, $140,775,519.17.
Federal-Aid, Local Projects:
22 C 4999-01: Replace the 195th Road/Old US 36 bridge over Peters Creek east of Troy. Re-let February 2023.
39 C 5005-01: Replace the 30th Road bridge over Rush Creek northwest of Anthony. L & M Contractors Inc., Great Bend, $929,127.75.
24-52 KA 6564-01: Sidewalk ramp improvements at the intersection of US 24-40 and 4th Street and at US 24-40 and Star Drive in Tonganoxie. Gunter Construction Company, Kansas City, Kansas, $215,155.00.
69-11 KA 6708-01: 1.5-inch milling and 2-inch HMA overlay on US 69 from the Oklahoma State Line to Columbus. Emery Sapp & Sons Inc. And Subsidiaries, Columbia, Missouri, $3,282,750.10.
47-67 KA 6707-01: Two 1-inch HMA overlays on K-47 from US 169 to US 59. Bettis, $2,863,827.07.
50-78 KA 6719-01: Repairs on the US 50 bridge over the BNSF La Junta Sub/UP Pratt Sub/K-61 at the west junction with K-61. Wildcat Construction Co. Inc. & Subsidiaries, Wichita, $123,305.40.