KDOT announces approved March bids; includes four in southeast Kansas

Four bids have been approved for District Four in southeast Kansas.
Crawford County, KS: K-126 resurfacing will now start June 23

Release from KDOT:

The Kansas Department of Transportation announces approved bids for state highway construction and maintenance projects in Kansas. The letting took place March 25, 2020, in Topeka. Some of the bids may include multiple projects that have been bundled based on proximity and type of work.



District One — Northeast


Johnson ‑ 35‑46 KA‑5126‑02 ‑ I‑35, beginning at 135th Street north to 0.5 mile north of the 95th Street Bridge, guard fence, 6.5 miles, RF Beachner Contractors LLC, Pittsburg, Kan., $175,707.68.


Johnson ‑ 46 N‑0661‑01 ‑ Roe Boulevard, from Johnson Drive to the Wyandotte/Johnson county line in Roeland Park, grade and surfacing, 1.4 miles, Miles Excavating, Inc., Basehor, Kan., $6,825,460.79.


Riley ‑ 18‑81 KA‑3080‑01 – K-18, bridges #028 and #029 over Wildcat Creek located 0.56 and 0.57 mile respectively east of the K‑18/K‑113 junction, bridge replacement, Ebert Construction Co. Inc. & Subsidiary, Wamego, Kan., $8,912,567.06.


District Two — North Central


Geary ‑ 3‑31 KA‑5481‑01 – U.S. 40B3, from the east city limits of Junction City east to the I‑70/U.S. 40B3/K‑57 junction then east along ramp access road to the ramp, overlay, 1.7 miles, Shilling Construction Co. Inc., Manhattan, Kan., $1,214,451.70


Morris ‑ 177‑64 KA‑5540‑01 ‑ K‑177, bridge #037 over Elm Creek located 0.44 mile south of the west U.S. 56/K‑177 junction, bridge repair, PCI Roads, LLC, Saint Michael, Minn., $388,001.50.


Statewide ‑ 106 KA‑5478‑01 ‑ K‑18, from the Geary/Riley county line north 0.8 mile and from the east I‑70/K‑18 junction north to the Geary/Riley county line, milling and overlay, 3.6 miles, Shilling Construction Co. Inc., Manhattan, Kan., $1,418,259.29.


District Three — Northwest


Cheyenne ‑ 27‑12 KA‑5617‑01 ‑ K‑27, from the west K‑27/U.S. 36 junction north to the Nebraska/Kansas state line, sealing, 21.1 miles, Vance Brothers Inc. And Subsidiary, Kansas City, Mo., $603,333.10.


Sheridan ‑ 23‑90 KA‑5578‑01 ‑ K‑23, from the K‑23/U.S. 24 junction northwest 18.9 miles to the U.S. 83/K‑23 junction, sealing, 18.8 miles, Heft and Sons LLC, Greensburg, Kan., $620,810.00.


District Four — Southeast


Cherokee ‑ 102‑11 KA‑5461‑01 ‑ K‑102, from the west end of K-102 route (the beginning of route) east to the K‑7/K‑102 junction (end of K-102 Route), overlay, 5.0 miles, Heckert Construction Company Inc., Pittsburg, Kan., $310,146.70.


Franklin ‑ 35‑30 KA‑5538‑01 ‑ I‑35, bridges #027 and #026 located 2.52 miles northeast of U.S. 59, bridge repair, PCI Roads, LLC, Saint Michael, Minn., $415,699.35.


Neosho ‑ 39‑67 KA‑5459‑01 ‑ K‑39, from the Wilson/Neosho county line east to the U.S. 169/K‑39 junction, ultra thin bonded asphalt surfacing, 2.5 miles, Bettis Asphalt & Construction Inc., Topeka, Kan., $268,078.17.


Wilson ‑ 39‑103 KA‑5460‑01 ‑ K‑39, from the U.S. 400/K‑39 junction east to the west U.S. 75/K‑39 junction and from the east U.S. 75/K‑39 junction east to the Wilson/Neosho county line, ultra thin bonded asphalt surfacing, 22.8 miles, Bettis Asphalt & Construction Inc., Topeka, Kan., $2,245,382.29.