Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Kansas Transportation Secretary Mike King addresses a large crowd in Wichita. He mentions that an announcement will be coming up on Oct. 16, which will involve a partnership between the city of Wichita, the Kansas Turnpike Authority and KDOT. Stay tuned for that.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Monday, September 29, 2014
More than 60 people are attending today's Local Consult meeting in Garden City. This is an opportunity to discuss transportation needs in southwest Kansas. To date, more than 1,012 highway miles have been improved in this region through the state transportation program T-WORKS. More than $130 million has been invested in highways, short-line rail, aviation and transit and more than $360 million of work remains to be completed in southwest Kansas.
Friday, September 26, 2014
A 12-million pound train traveling 55 mph can take more than a mile to get stopped. Jim McKeel wants you to remember safety along the tracks in today’s safety blog.Click here to read more.
Posted by Admin at 6:57 AM
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Great turnout in Kansas City for our first local consult meeting of 2014. More than $990 million worth of projects are scheduled for this area. Seven more local consult meetings are coming up across the state to gather input from citizens about transportation issues - if you're not in Kansas City today, we hope to see you at one of these meetings:
Sept. 29 from 9 a.m. to noon, Clarion Inn, 1911 E. Kansas Ave.
Sept. 30 from 9 a.m. to noon, The Ramada, 1400 N. Lorraine.
Oct. 1 from 9 a.m. to noon, WSU Eugene M. Hughes Metropolitan Complex, 5015 E. 29th Street North.
Oct. 6 from 1 to 4 p.m., KDOT Complex, 411 W. Fourteenth.
Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to noon, Eisenhower State Office Building, 700 SW Harrison.
Oct. 14 from 9 a.m. to noon, Kansas Highway Patrol Conference Room, 1821 W. Frontier Rd.Salina: Oct. 15 from 9 a.m. to noon, Kansas Highway Patrol Training Center, 2025 E. Iron Ave.