LIST | Area road construction projects set to begin this week
41 Action News Staff
6:08 AM, Jul 8, 2013
7:08 PM, Jul 8, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Multiple road construction projects are set to begin this week across the metro area. Here is a list of what commuters should expect:
- Bridge work will close the ramp from northbound Route 9 to southbound I-635 Monday. It's expected to remain closed through August 12.
The detour will be Route 9 to Horizon's Parkway, south to I-635.
- On the Kansas side, work on I-635 at State Avenue in Kansas City, Kan., will begin Wednesday. I-635 will be reduced to two lanes in both directions. Two ramps will also close there. Detours will be posted.
- Bridge rehab will close the southbound I-35 ramp to southbound I-435 at 9 a.m. Monday. That is Exit 12A. The project is expected to end July 19 at 5 a.m.
Traffic on southbound I-35 will use southbound US 69 at the Pleasant Valley Road interchange to southbound I-435.
Drivers should allow extra time when traveling this direction.
- The right lane of southbound I-49 from 163rd Street to Route 58 will be closed from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. until Thursday.