Descriptions of six improvement alternatives that were considered for the expansion of U.S. 69 Highway.
Construction on more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in modernization and expansion projects for critical Kansas roadways will soon be underway across the state, Gov. Laura Kelly announced Thursday.
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly announced that the state is committed to including the expansion of U.S. Highway 69 — including adding express toll lanes — as part of her administration’s transportation plan.
Over 20 new highway improvement projects have been announced for Kansas counties. Governor Laura Kelly says a total of 24 Expansion and Modernization highway projects that total over $776 million, have been committed to construction as part of her administration’s bipartisan transportation plan.
Federal money from a $715 billion infrastructure bill approved by the U.S. House Thursday could make the project to expand U.S. Highway 69 in Overland Park richer, if the measure survives an eventual Senate conference.
Kansas Gov. Laura Kelly announced Thursday the state will invest $280 million in the U.S. 69 Highway express toll lane expansion project in Overland Park.