first in a series of potential improvements on U.S. 83 in southwest Kansas was
approved in January’s bid letting. The $22.3 million T-WORKS expansion project
in Haskell County calls for rebuilding six miles of U.S. 83, replacing the
junction of U.S. 83/U.S. 160/K-144 with an interchange and adding a set of
project addresses one of many segments of a 70-mile corridor from Sublette to
Scott City that were identified during a needs study that KDOT began in 2007,
following a series of local consultation meetings in fall 2006.
see all of the approved projects in the January 2016 letting, click here.