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Road Closures and Project Updates

Posted on: June 4, 2021

55th Street east of 230th Ave Construction Beginning June 7th

230th and 55th Location Map

Beginning Monday, June 7, 2021 Hess Services INC will begin constructing improvements at the intersection of 230th Avenue and 55th Street.  The construction will take place in multiple phases.  (See Location Map)  The anticipated construction impacts and traffic control operations are as follows:

    The first phase will consist of grading and asphalt pavement widening along 55th Street and the East side of 230th Avenue.  During this phase, 230th Avenue and 55th Street will remain open for two-way traffic with restricted lane widths and intermittent flagger operations to manage traffic.  Phase I is expected to last 4 weeks.

    After Phase I is complete, Phase II consists of grading, storm sewer installation, curb and gutter construction, and concrete pavement construction of the intersection and 230th Avenue North of 55th Street.  During this phase, 230th Avenue will be closed between 55th Street and 58th Street for the remainder of construction.  Southbound 230th Avenue traffic will be restricted at Feedlot Road to local traffic only, a signed detour is not anticipated to be posted.  The intersection will be constructed half at a time and 230th Avenue will be restricted to one Northbound lane which will provide access to Eastbound 55th Street only.  Southbound 230th Avenue between I-70 and 55th Street will be closed during this portion of phase two.  Westbound 55th Street will be restricted at 240th Avenue to local Traffic only, a signed detour is not anticipated to be to posted.  The total project is expected to be completed by October 2021.

Contact the Office of Project Management at 785 628-7350 with questions.


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