KDOT warns drivers to expect weekend delays

The Kansas Department of Transportation will have the southbound US Highway 69 bridge ramp to eastbound I-435 closed for resurfacing work beginning at 8 p.m. on Friday, June 10. The ramp should be reopened to all traffic at 5:30 a.m., Monday, June 13.

While a detour for the route will be marked, KDOT warns that drivers should expect major delays and suggests using an alternate route if possible. A map of the detour may be downloaded here.

Drivers should also expect delays as the northbound Interstate 35 ramp to westbound Interstate 435 and the left two lanes of westbound I-435 between Quivira Road and I-35 will be closed for line painting, beginning at 7 p.m. tonight. KDOT expects these traffic ways to be reopened at 10 a.m. on Sunday, June 12, weather permitting.

Constant updates for road closures and delays may be viewed at KDOT's website.


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