From construction to events, street closings are a visible reminder of a city on the move.
➢ CITY OF WICHITA PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS (April 14-21):
View full Department of Public Works & Utilities - Construction and Maintenance Projects report
Report malfunctioning streetlights at firstname.lastname@example.org; 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
William, Main to Emporia: William St. from Main to Emporia will be resurfaced and changed from a one way to a two way street. Signals will be installed for new eastbound traffic. Traffic impact: Traffic will be maintained wetbound during construction. Businesses on William St. will have modified access. Flaggers may be used to direct traffic when necessary.
Bridge over Ark River on U.S. 54/400 (West of Downtown): Repairs to the post tensioning system inside the bridge. Work began Oct 14 with removal of birds, cleaning and replacement of bird barriers. Traffic impact: Some short term lane and ramp closuresas needed (most likely in the spring).
Street Maintenance Projects (partial closures or temporary repairs)
2nd St., 800 E.
Douglas, 200 W.
Douglas, 401 E.
Broadway, 100 N.
➢ STREET CLOSURES
Race For Hope
Friday April 25: Full road closures
2nd from Mead to Waco
St. Francis from 3rd to 1st
Emporia from 1st to 2nd
Market from 1st to 2nd
Water from 1st to 2nd
Intersections controlled by police:
Waco and 2nd
Main and 2nd
Broadway and 2nd
Topeka and 2nd
Over The Edge
Friday May 9: Noon-4pm Eastbound curbside lane closed on Douglas from Broadway 1/2 block east.
Saturday May 10: 8am-6pm Eastbound curbside lane closed on Douglas from Broadway 1/2 block east.
Get Your Rear In Gear
Sunday May 25: 7-9pm Full Road Closures
1st Street from Rock Island to the River
Douglas From McLean to Waco