SPECIAL TRAFFIC ALERT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 22, 2016
News Contact: Kimberly Qualls, (785) 640-9340 or [email protected]
95th Street & I-35 Diverging Diamond Interchange Project
Your commute through the 95th Street and I-35 interchange will soon change as construction begins in mid-February to reconstruct the existing diamond interchange into a new diverging diamond interchange. This interchange reconstruction work is part of the ongoing #jocogateway interchange Phase 2 project.
Here’s what this means for drivers:
• Beginning mid-February through mid-August 2016, weather permitting, all ramps to/from 95th Street to/from I-35 and 95th Street over I-35 will be CLOSED to all through traffic. To view factsheets detailing the construction phasing and schedule for the project, click here /category/fact-sheets/. NOTE: The detour signing will be in place in advance of any project closures.
• Adjacent local road closures will occur throughout construction meaning access to local businesses will change during this time. Access to local businesses will be maintained throughout construction via marked detours. To view the marked detours that will be in place during construction for access to local businesses, as well as for access to 95th Street and I-35, click here: /95th-street-and-i-35-diverging-diamond-interchange/
> > SPECIAL NOTE > > If you’d like to receive updated traffic information for the 95th Street & I-35 DDI Project, send us your email address to: [email protected]
Updated daily traffic information for the #95thStI35DDI 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.
The overall #jocogateway project is scheduled to be completed in late December 2016. (KDOT Project #435-46 KA-1002-06)