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Volume 40 - Issue 11 - March 18, 2021

State of Kansas

Department of Transportation

Notice to Contractors

Electronic copies of the letting proposals and plans are available on the Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) website at The website will allow the contractor to request approval from KDOT to bid as a prime contractor and be included on the “Bid Holders List,” or to be included on the “Non-Bid Holders List” as a subcontractor/supplier. KDOT’s approval is required to bid as a prime contractor. To bid as a prime contractor, KDOT needs to be notified of the intent to bid no later than the close of business on the Monday preceding the scheduled letting date. Failure to obtain prior approval to bid as a prime contractor on any projects listed below will be reason to reject your bid. The Secretary reserves the right to reject bids that do not comply with all requirements for preparing a bidding proposal as specified in the 2015 edition of the Kansas Department of Transportation Standard Specifications for State Road and Bridge Construction.

KDOT will only accept electronic internet proposals using the Bid Express website at until 1:00 p.m. (CST) April 21, 2021. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast ONLY at 3:00 p.m. (CST) Wednesday, April 21, 2021. To join the conference call, dial 866-620-7326 and enter conference code 5895748207. KDOT has tested the process, but in the event of an unforeseen issue, KDOT will provide updates.

Each bidder shall certify that such person, firm, association, or corporation has not, either directly or indirectly, entered into any agreement, participated in any collusion, or otherwise taken any action in restraint of free competitive bidding in connection with the submitted bid. This certification shall be in the form of a required contract provision provided by the state to each prospective bidder. Failure to complete the required contract provision and certify the completeness of the preceding statement when electronically signing the proposal will make the bid nonresponsive and not eligible for award consideration.

District One – Northeast

Osage – 170-70 KA-3918-01 – K-170, bridge #058 over the Marais Des Cygnes River located 1.5 miles east of the Osage/Lyon county line, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Shawnee – 75-89 KA-5976-01 – U.S. 75, from the U.S. 75/Topeka Boulevard junction north to the U.S. 75/Southwest 42nd Street junction (southbound lanes only), overlay, 6.5 miles. (State Funds)

Wyandotte – 32-105 KA-5682-01 – K-32, bridge #292 (eastbound) and bridge #293 (westbound) over the Kansas River located 0.63 mile southeast of old K-32 highway, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Wyandotte – 169-105 KA-5695-01 – U.S. 169, bridge #074 located at the U.S. 169/I-70 junction in Kansas City, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 35-106 KA-6070-01 – I-35, from the I-35/I-635 junction north to Lamar Avenue in the City of Mission, milling and overlay, 0.7 mile. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-5974-01 – U.S. 75, from the beginning of the 4-lane north to the Osage/Shawnee county line and from the Osage/Shawnee county line north to the U.S. 75/Topeka Boulevard junction, overlay, 8.9 miles. (State Funds)

District Two – North Central

Clay – 24-14 KA-6116-01 – U.S. 24, from the Cloud/Clay county line east to the west city limits of Clay Center and from the east city limits of Clay Center east to the Clay/Riley county line, milling and overlay, 20.0 miles. (State Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-6140-01 – K-82, from the Clay/Riley county line east to the U.S. 77/K-82 junction, and from approximately 7 miles east of the K-15/K-82 junction east to the Clay/Riley county line; U.S. 81, from 2.9 miles south of the Republic/Cloud county line north to the Republic/Cloud county line and from the Republic/Cloud county line north to the Kansas/Nebraska state line, rumble strip installation, 31.3 miles. (State Funds)

District Three – Northwest

Rawlins – 36-77 KA-6112-01 – U.S. 36, from approximately 950 feet west of the east city limits of Atwood east to the Rawlins/Decatur county line, surface recycle, 16.2 miles. (State Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Cherokee – 102-11 KA-5776-01 – K-171(2), bridge #070 over the Kansas City Southern Railroad located 3.2 miles east of the U.S. 69 junction and bridge #071 over Taylor Creek located 3.71 miles east of the U.S. 69 junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Franklin – 30 C-5056-01 – Virginia Road (RS-266), 1,056 feet south of Douglas Road, grading, 0.2 mile. (Federal Funds)

District Five – South Central

Butler – 254-8 KA-6145-01 – K-254, approximately 1.75 miles west of the K-254/K-196 (Shumway Road) junction, grading and surfacing, 0.1 mile. (State Funds)

Sedgwick – 235-87 KA-6003-01 – Structure #087S0286, located over southbound I-235 at the ramp to Zoo Boulevard, signing. (State Funds)

Sedgwick – 87 N-0674-01 – W. Patriot Avenue/E. 63rd Street S., from the K-15 intersection to Commerce Drive in Derby, intersection improvement, 0.2 mile. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-6138-01 – Various locations on K-196 in Harvey County; K-254 in Harvey and Butler counties; U.S. 54 at two locations in Butler County, rumble strip installation, 22.7 miles. (State Funds)

District Six – Southwest

Gray – 50-35 KA-5430-01 – U.S. 50, from the west city limits of Cimarron to Maple Street, pavement reconstruction, 0.1 mile. (Federal Funds)

Scott – 86 C-4968-01 – Major collector roads in the southwest quarter of the county, signing, 48.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Julie Lorenz

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