Traffic Route Updates

From construction to events, street closings are a visible reminder of a city on the move.

City of Wichita Public Works Projects (March 13-20):

View full Department of Public Works & Utilities - Construction and Maintenance Projects report

Report malfunctioning streetlights at traffic@wichita.gov; please include an address and pole number, if possible. As with any construction project, closures & detours may vary both in duration and location. Timeframes are tentative and subject to change. Please plan accordingly.

Major Traffic Impacts

Entertainment Venue and Sports: This project will construct a new stadium, NBC museum, riverbank improvements, a pedestrian bridge, and related infrastructure. McLean will be realigned for riverbank improvements.

Traffic Impact: McLean Boulevard will CLOSE between Maple and Douglas beginning July 15th for waterline and pavement improvements. Traffic will be detoured to Main and Market Streets at Douglas and Maple. McLean will reopen upon completion in 2020.

Waco, Douglas to Central: This project will convert Waco from a four-lane roadway to three-lane with on-street bike lanes. Pedestrain safety improvements will be made at each intersection. Waterline improvements will also be made along Waco.

Traffic Impact: Waco is one lane northbound only. Southbound traffic is detoured to Main Street at Central.

The intersection of E. Douglas Avenue and N. Washington.
Kansas Gas Service contractor, NPL, is performing an improvement project in your area. This work will provide for continued safe, reliable natural gas service for our customers. The project is beginning the week of March 3 and will be completed in approximately four weeks (unless unforeseen circumstances occur). Work will take place Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., with occasional work on Saturday.

Traffic Impact: N. Washington will be restricted to the middle two lanes from E. English Street to E. 1st Street N. This includes a temporary east lane closure in front of Quik Trip on N Washington.

In the interest of safety, please be aware of the project equipment and personnel and follow all traffic control signs. View the full press release.

Curb Repairs

None at this time

Pavement Cut Repairs

None at this time

Miscellaneous

None at this time

Other Projects