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KDOT Lettings: August 2021

Here are the projects up for letting on August 18.

Federal-Aid

89 TE 0494-01: New shared-use path along the north side of SW 10th Street between Wanamaker Road and Robinson Avenue in Topeka

15 C 4966-01: Major collector signage update in Cloud County. One special sign: “U.P. Bridge”

59 TE 0493-01: New shared-use path along the north side of Northview Avenue from the Meadowlark Trail to Main Street in McPherson. Old US 81 at Northview to be closed during a portion of the project. The Detour via Main Street is marked as K-153 detour; however, the detoured section of old US 81 is not part of K-153

30 TE 0482-01: Sidewalk update near Keokuk (K-68) and Main (old US 59) in Ottawa

106 KA 6095-01: Signage upgrade on the state highways in Miami County except for K-68 between US 169 and US 69. Includes replacement of the roundabout signage at K-68 and Old KC Road.

50-24 KA 6251-01: Mill and HMA overlay between the Ford/Edwards county line and Kinsley

54-88 KA 2385-01: New 4-lane alignment of US 54 just east of Liberal. Removal of the County Road 6 and County Road M intersection, a new frontage road on the southeast side of US 54 connecting County Road M to County Road 7, and a new Weigh Station between County Road 7 and County Road )

Federal-Aid, Local Projects

72 C 4991-01: Replacement of this bridge on 170th Road over Pipe Creek northeast of Minneapolis

Non-FA:

70-85 KA 6208-01: PCCP patching on I-70 from Niles Road to the Saline/Dickinson County line.

18-71 KA 6205-01: Chip seal on K-18 in Osborne County
18-84 KA 6206-01: Chip seal on K-18 from the Osborne/Russell County line to US 281

18-82 KA 6276-01: Chip seal on K-18 from Plainville to the Rooks/Osborne County line

36-20 KA 6269-01: Chip seal from Oberlin to Norcatur

160-4 KA 6139-01: Right of way cleanup on US 160 from the Comanche/Barber County line to 3 miles west of Medicine Lodge.

183-106 KA 6168-01 Crack sealing on US 183 from Greensburg to Kinsley

96-51 KA 6203-01: Chip seal on K-96 from Dighton to the Lane/Ness County Line

54-106 KA 6272-01: Crack sealing on US 54 from the Meade/Clark County line to K-34 in Clark and Ford Counties

94-106 KA 6273-01: Crack sealing on the entire length of K-94 in Clark and Ford Counties.

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KDOT Lettings: April 2021

KDOT has announced the projects that will be up for letting on April 21.

This post has been updated to reflect the approved bidders and the bid amount as announced in a press release on May 18. The approved bids announced on May 18 will be noted in red.

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KDOT Lettings: March 2021

Here are the projects that are being let at the March 2021 KDOT letting.

This post has been updated to reflect the approved bidders and the bid amount. KDOT did not put out a press release with the awarded bids for the March letting, but did put out one for the April letting on May 18 which included awarded bids for March. Most of the bids were published on their websiteThe approved bids found on the website will be noted in red. The approved bids announced in the May 18 press release will be noted in blue.

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KDOT Lettings: January 2021

The inauguration of President-elect Biden is not the only thing scheduled for January 20. It will also be the scheduled day for the monthly KDOT lettings. Included in the January lettings are several bridge replacements and signage upgrades, as well as a new roundabout in Kansas City.

This post has been updated to reflect the approved bidders and the bid amount as announced by KDOT in releases on February 5. The approved bids announced on February 5 will be noted in red.

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KDOT lettings: October 2020

There are quite a few projects up for bids at the KDOT October letting, including a couple of reconstruction projects, plenty of overlays, and quite a few county bridge projects.

This post has been updated to reflect the approved bidders and the bid amount as announced by KDOT in releases on November 5 and December 10. The approved bids announced on November 5 will be noted in red. The approved bids announced on December 10 will be noted in red.

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KDOT Lettings: August 2020

The KDOT August lettings consist primarily of maintenance projects, including three state highway signage projects and a major collector signage project. The main replacement/widening project is on K-33 in Wellsville.

This post has been updated to reflect the approved bidders and the bid amount as announced by KDOT in a release on September 14 and October 7. The approved bids announced on September 14 will be noted in red. The approved bids announced on October 7 will be noted in blue.

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KDOT Lettings: June, 2020

Here’s what’s up for bids at the June monthly letting.

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KDOT Lettings: October, 2019

Here’s whats up for bids in the Monthly lettings for October of 2019

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General highways Photos

New Photos and video

Last Saturday, I made a trip into KC to help promote the upcoming show of the Lawrence Model Railroad Club, as well as the ribbon-cutting for the Platform at the Amtrak Station in Lawrence. Meanwhile, I got some shots of some road signs of interest, particularly the re-routing of US 169 in Johnson County.

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Also, I have a new roadgeek video, This one of I-70 from I-470 in Topeka to the K-10 Lecompton Interchange.