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Posted on: February 8, 2024

KDOT Project No. 035 056 KA 5714-01 (I35 Highway Bridge Replacement at Lincoln St)

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Beginning the week of February 26, 2024, the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) contractor will begin construction of the I-35 Highway bridge replacement at Lincoln Street.     

The City of Emporia’s Lincoln Street will be closed to traffic under I-35 Highway the first week of April 2024, weather permitting, and is expected to be closed at I-35 Highway the duration of the project.

The KDOT project is expected to last into Fall 2025, weather permitting. 

Please, follow all construction traffic control as posted and find alternate routes when possible. 

For updates to traffic changes during this project, download the MyAlerts app for City updates.

For questions, please contact the City of Emporia Engineering Department at 620-343-4260 or email the Engineering Department Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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