Downtown Lawrence Expects Traffic Delays Over Kansas River Bridge

By: 13 News Email
By: 13 News Email

LAWRENCE, Kan. (WIBW) -- The Kansas Department of Transportation is warning drivers there will be varying lane closures over the Kansas River Bridge in downtown Tuesday, July 3 through Friday, July 6.

KDOT reports north and southbound US-40/US-59 will have varying lane closures daily between 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. for expansion join work.

Scheduled lane closures
Tuesday, July 3: Northbound left lane over bridge
Wednesday, July 4: No work/ no closures
Thursday, July 5: Southbound left lane over bridge
Friday, July 6: Southbound right lane over bridge

Drivers should allow extra time during their daily commutes or use alternate routes. Updated traffic information for this project can be viewed online at

631 SW Commerce Pl. Topeka, Kansas 66615 phone: 785-272-6397 fax: 785-272-1363 email:
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