83 Street bridge to be closed at K-7
Weather permitting, the second phase of a bridge repair project will take place Friday on the 83rd Street bridge spanning Kansas Higway 7 in Johnson County. The bridge will be closed to all eastbound and westbound 83rd Street traffic, beginning at 6 p.m Friday, and will reopen to all traffic at 5 a.m. on Monday.
Advance message boards will alert drivers to the bridge closure. A marked detour will be provided Westbound 83rd Street traffic from the bridge closure will take the K-7 northbound ramp, exit onto 67th Street, then take 67th Street to southbound K-7, then K-7 back to 83rd Street; and, eastbound 83rd Street traffic from the bridge closure will take the southbound K-7 ramp, exit onto 95th Street, then take 95th Street to northbound K-7, then K-7 back to 83rd Street.
Drivers must use alternate routes during the bridge closure.