Volume 40 - Issue 29 - July 22, 2021
State of Kansas
Department of Transportation
Notice of Meeting
The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) is hosting a virtual industry kickoff meeting for the US-69 Modernization and Expansion Project design-build project on July 29, 2021. The project limits extend along US-69 in Johnson County from 103rd Street on the north end to 179th Street on the south end and includes the expansion of US-69 to six lanes. The project has received local and state approval to move forward as Kansas’ first Express Toll Lane project.
KDOT intends to initiate a two-stage design-build procurement process in late 2021 for the first phase of this project. The agenda for the meeting will include a summary of preliminary design activities, an overview of the project scope, budget, procurement process, and additional industry engagement opportunities. If you are a contractor, designer, DBE/WBE, or specialty business this meeting may be of interest to you. All industry representatives are invited to attend and ask questions of KDOT and their Project Management Consultant, HNTB.
The meeting will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Thursday, July 29, 2021. The 60-minute meeting will include a presentation and questions/answers.
Virtual meeting invitations with a link to the meeting will be distributed to all registrants. If you are interested in attending the meeting, please register by July 28, 2021. If you are unable to attend, please submit a Letter of Interest. For registration or Letter of Interest, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 816-527-2457.
For additional information on the project, please visit https://www.69express.org/.
If you have questions regarding the project, please contact Steve Rockers, KDOT Project Director at 785-296-1004, email Steve.Rockers@ks.gov or Jason Sanders, 69Express – PMC at 913-312-4825, email JSanders@hntb.com.
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