TRAFFIC ALERT

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  

May 13, 2016

News Contact:  Kimberly Qualls, (785) 640-9340 or [email protected]

I-35 & I-435 Interchange Flyover Ramp Bridge Demolition Closures

WEEKEND-LONG FULL ROAD CLOSURE: All lanes of eastbound I-435 at I-35 FULLY CLOSED for bridge demolition work beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 20 and reopening at 5 a.m. on Monday, May 23, weather permitting. All lanes of westbound I-435 at I-35 FULLY CLOSED for bridge demolition work beginning at 10 p.m. on Friday, May 20 and reopening at 5 a.m. on Monday, May 23, weather permitting.

Advance message boards will alert drivers to the weekend-long full road closures. Marked detours will be provided as follows. See marked detour map below.

Map_435FullClosure_Detour_Update_2016-05-12

 

Updated daily traffic information for the #jocogateway interchange project can be viewed at: www.jocogateway.com and for the entire Kansas City Metro Area at: www.ksdot.org/kcmetro/laneclose.asp.

 

The Kansas Department of Transportation urges all motorists to be alert, obey the warning signs, and “Give ‘Em a Brake!” when approaching and driving through the project work zone.

 

Overall #JoCoGateway Phase Two Project work is scheduled to be completed in December 2016. (KDOT Project #435-46 KA-1002-06)