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Volume 40 - Issue 30 - July 29, 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) August 18, 2021. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast ONLY at 3:00 p.m. (CST) Wednesday, August 18, 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

Shawnee – 89 TE-0494-01 – The north side of SW 10th Street, from Wanamaker Road to SW Robinson Avenue in Topeka, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.1 mile. (Federal Funds)

District Two – North Central

Cloud – 15 C-4966-01 – Various unpaved major collector roads, signing, 121.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

McPherson – 59 TE-0493-01 – Moccasin Road/E. Northview Road, from approximately 250 feet west of U.S. 81 bypass to Main Street in McPherson, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.5 mile. (Federal Funds)

Ottawa – 72 C-4991-01 – Bridge over tributary to Pipe Creek, located 2.0 miles south and 2.0 miles west of Lamar, bridge replacement, 0.1 mile. (Federal Funds)

Saline – 70-85 KA-6208-01 – I-70, beginning 6.67 miles east of the east city limits of Salina east to the Saline/Dickinson County line, pavement patching, 6.5 miles. (State Funds)

District Three – Northwest

Decatur – 36-20 KA-6269-01 – U.S. 36, from 0.82 mile east of the east city limits of Oberlin east to the Decatur/Norton County line, sealing, 18.2 miles. (State Funds)

Ellis – 26 C-5035-01 – 230th Avenue, from I-70 to Feedlot Road and Feedlot Road from 230th Avenue to U.S. 183, grading and surfacing, 4.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osborne – 18-71 KA-6205-01 – K-18, beginning at the Rooks/Osborne County line southeast to the Osborne/Russell County line, sealing, 7.8 miles. (State Funds)

Rooks – 18-82 KA-6276-01 – K-18, beginning approximately a half mile east of the east city limits of Plainville to the Osborne/Rooks County line, sealing, 14.2 miles. (State Funds)

Russell – 18-84 KA-6206-01 – K-18, beginning at the Osborne/Russell County line southeast to the U.S. 281/K-18 junction, sealing, 4.8 miles. (State Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Franklin – 30 TE-0482-01 – Locations along K-68 from N. Locust Street to N. Oak Street and along N. Main Street from E. Tecumseh Street to K-68 in Ottawa, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 1.0 mile. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-6095-01 – U.S. 69, U.S. 169, K-279, K-7 and K-68 in Miami, Linn, Franklin and Johnson counties, signing. (Federal Funds)

District Five – South Central

Barber – 160-4 KA-6139-01 – U.S. 160, from the Barber/Comanche county line east to the U.S. 281/U.S. 160 junction, special maintenance, 22.4 miles. (State Funds)

Edwards – 50-24 KA-6251-01 – U.S. 50, beginning at the Ford/Edwards County line east to the west city limits of Kinsley, milling and overlay, 8.3 miles. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 183-106 KA-6168-01 – U.S. 183, from the U.S. 54/U.S. 183 junction north approximately 8.8 miles to the Kiowa/Edwards County line and from the Kiowa/Edwards County line north approximately 16.08 miles to the south city limits of Kinsley, crack repair, 24.9 miles. (State Funds)

District Six – Southwest

Lane – 96-51 KA-6203-01 – K-96, from the east city limits of Dighton east to the Ness/Lane County line, sealing, 11.7 miles. (State Funds)

Seward – 54-88 KA-2385-01 – U.S. 54, from 0.4 mile southwest of the U.S. 54/Tucker Road intersection northeast to 0.5 mile southwest of the U.S. 54/County Road O intersection, grading and surfacing, 3.1 miles. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-6272-01 – U.S. 54, from the Clark/Meade County line northeast approximately 10.2 miles to the Clark/Ford County line and from the Clark/Ford County line northeast approximately 22.2 miles to the Ford/Kiowa County line, crack repair, 32.4 miles. (State Funds)

Statewide – 94-106 KA-6273-01 – K-94, from the entrance to the Clark State Lake east and north approximately 6.9 miles to the Clark/Ford County line and from the Clark/Ford County line to the K-94/U.S. 54 junction, crack repair, 10.8 miles. (State Funds)

Julie Lorenz

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