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Volume 40 - Issue 4 - January 28, 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) February 17, 2021. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast ONLY at 3:00 p.m. (CST) Wednesday, February 17, 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

Brown – 75-7 KA-4798-03 – U.S. 75, from 3.2 miles north of K-20 north 2.4 miles including bridge #055 over Plum Creek, grading, bridge and surfacing, 2.4 miles. (Federal Funds)

Jackson – 75-43 KA-4798-02 – U.S. 75, from 7.9 miles north of K-16 north 1.8 miles, grading and surfacing, 1.8 miles. (Federal Funds)

Jackson – 16-43 KA-5963-01 – K-16, from the U.S. 75/K-16 junction east to the Jackson/Jefferson county line, milling and overlay, 13.3 miles. (Federal Funds)

Johnson – 07-46 KA-5692-01 – K-7, bridges #243 and #244 located at the K-7/67th Street junction in Shawnee, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Marshall – 99-58 KA-3925-01 – K-99, bridge #038 over Cedar Creek Drainage located 7.64 miles north of the Marshall/Pottawatomie county line, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Marshall – 77-58 KA-5947-01 – U.S. 77, from the west U.S. 77/U.S. 36 junction north to the Kansas State Line, milling and overlay, 11.2 miles. (Federal Funds)

Marshall – 233-58 KA-6078-01 – K-233, from the K-233/U.S. 77 junction north to the south city limits of Oketo, milling and overlay, 3.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osage – 56-70 KA-5938-01 – U.S. 56, from the south K-31/U.S. 56 junction east to the Osage/Douglas county line, milling and overlay, 26.7 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osage – 35-70 KA-5693-01 – I-35, bridge #003 located a mile northeast of the Coffey County Line, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Shawnee – 24-89 KA-3235-01 – U.S. 24, from the east city limits of Silver Lake, east to 400 feet east of the U.S. 24/Countryside Road intersection, milling and overlay, 4.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 73-106 KA-5971-01 – U.S. 73, from the Leavenworth/Atchison county line north to the east U.S. 59/U.S. 73 junction and from north of Millwood Road (RS 392) north to the Leavenworth/Atchison county line, milling and overlay, 13.7 miles. (State Funds)

District Two – North Central

Clay – 80-14 KA-3957-01 – K-80, bridge #022 over Dry Creek located 3.30 miles west of K-15, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Clay – 80-14 KA-3965-01 – K-80, bridge #023 over Dry Creek located 2.88 miles west of K-15, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Ottawa – 81-72 KA-5679-01 – U.S. 81, bridge #035 over Solomon River located 2.43 miles north of K-18, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Washington – 148-101 KA-3956-01 – K-148, bridge #030 over Parsons Creek located 6.05 miles east of the Republic County Line; bridge #031 over Peats Creek located 10.95 miles east of the Republic County Line; and bridge #036 over Peats Creek Drainage located 12.95 miles east of the Republic County Line, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-4745-01 – U.S. 150, K-215, K-15, K-256, K-168 in Marion County, K-150 in Marion and McPherson counties, U.S. 56 and U.S. 56B in Dickinson County, and U.S. 77 in Marion and Dickinson counties, signing, 129.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Three – Northwest

Ellis – 26 C-4978-01 – No Passing Zone signage on various paved major collectors and local roads, signing, 137.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osborne – 181-71 KA-5153-01 – K-181 from Osborne Street to Delay Street in Downs, pavement reconstruction, 0.3 mile. (State Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Crawford – 07-19 KA-5962-01 – K-7, from the U.S. 400/K-7 junction north to the south city limits of Girard, surfacing, 11.1 miles. (Federal Funds)

Labette – 50 KA-4747-01 – U.S. 166, K-101, U.S. 160 and U.S. 59, signing. (Federal Funds)

District Five – South Central

Cowley – 160-18 KA-5421-01 – U.S. 160, from College Street to Wheat Road in Winfield, pavement reconstruction, 0.4 mile. (Federal Funds)

Cowley – 77-18 KA-6079-01 – U.S. 77, from the Oklahoma/Kansas state line north to the south end of Bridge #001 (over the Arkansas River), milling and overlay, 2.9 miles. (State Funds)

Reno – 14-78 KA-1007-02 – K-14(K-96), from 4.45 miles southeast of Nickerson, north and west to the Reno/Rice county line, grade, bridge and surfacing, 7.3 miles. (Federal Funds)

Rice – 14-80 KA-1007-03 – K-14(K-96), from Reno/Rice county line north to the K-96/RS-571 junction, grading, bridge and surfacing, 8.1 miles. (Federal Funds)

Sedgwick – 235-87 KA-3232-03 – Westbound I-235 and northbound I-135 fly over bridge at westbound I-235 and southbound I-135 Interchange (Accelerated Project Option #2 split from project KA-3232-02 the Gold Project) in northeast Wichita, grading, bridge and surfacing, 1.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Six – Southwest

Statewide – 106 KA-5893-01 – K-4, K-23, K-96 in Lane county (with some possible minimal incursions into the counties of Finney, Gove and Scott), signing. (Federal Funds)

Julie Lorenz

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