UPCOMING INTERSTATE CLOSURES!!
To set the bridge girders for the new two-lane flyovers at I-435 and I-35, the roads must be closed for a period of time. The first two weekend closures are complete. The next full weekend closure date is scheduled for August 7-10. Click here or on the map to for more information!
The new two lane flyover ramp from eastbound K-10 to northbound I-435 is open to traffic as of July 30.
July 28 Ribbon Cutting Celebration Project Director Burt Morey was joined by KDOT Secretary Mike King, Olathe Mayor Copeland, Lenexa Mayor Boehm,and GIC Executive Bill Clarkson Jr. to celebrate the completion of K-10 and Ridgeview Road and the College Boulevard improvements.
New bridge girders are being placed at I-435 and I-35 for the new two lane flyover bridge ramps for westbound I-435 to southbound I-35. The weekend highway closure June 26-29 allowed the bridge girders to be placed over I-435. In July, the girders over I-35 were placed.
I-435 at I-35: The piers for the new two-lane flyover ramp bridges are constructed. Girders are being placed for the westbound I-435 to southbound I-35 and eastbound I-435 to northbound I-35 bridge two-lane flyover ramps.
K-10 and Ridgeview Road: Construction is complete on the new Diverging Diamond Interchange!
Westbound I-435 is being widened to four lanes plus auxiliary lanes and the pavement is being replaced from U.S. 69 to K-10. New bridges over local roads, like Pflumm Road, also must be widened to accommodate the additional lanes.