Wednesday, May 21, 2014
TRAFFIC: I-635 at Gibbs Road Bridge Project TRAFFIC ALERT for May 21-Late July 2014 in Wyandotte County
KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- Southbound I-635 left lane at Gibbs Road will be CLOSED for eight consecutive weeks, 24/7 round the clock, beginning after morning rush hour on Tuesday, May 20 through late July, for bridge pier construction work on the new Gibbs Road Bridge over I-635.
Traffic will be directed through the project work zone via cones, signage and concrete barrier. The posted speed limit will be reduced to 55 mph through the project work zone during this eight-week closure.
Updated daily traffic information for this project and for the entire Kansas City Metro Area can be viewed online any time 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 scheduled completion date for the entire project is early September 2014, weather permitting.