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Volume 40 - Issue 7 - February 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) March 17, 2021. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast ONLY at 3:00 p.m. (CST) Wednesday, March 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

Johnson – 69-46 KA-5684-01 – U.S. 69, bridge #094 over 191st Street and bridge #097 over W. 179th Street located 3.02 miles and 4.52 miles, respectively, north of the Miami/Johnson county line, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Johnson – 10-46 KA-5774-01 – K-10, bridge #177 over Lexington Avenue (eastbound) located 4.44 miles east of the Douglas County line, bridge deck. (Federal Funds)

Johnson – 169-46 KA-5943-01 – U.S. 169, from 175th Street north to 151st Street in Olathe, milling and overlay, 2.7 miles. (Federal Funds)

Johnson – 35-46 KA-6051-01 – I-35 at various locations in the county, pavement marking, 7.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osage – 31-70 KA-2365-01 – K-31, from the east city limits of Osage City, east to the U.S. 75/K-31 junction, grading, bridge and surfacing, 6.7 miles. (Federal Funds)

Pottawatomie – 16-75 KA-5720-01 – K-16, bridge #021 over Mill Creek located 0.72 mile west of K-259, bridge overlay. (Federal Funds)

Riley – 24-81 KA-3926-01 – U.S. 24, bridge #008 over Wildcat Creek Drainage located 8.92 miles southeast of the U.S. 24/K-82 junction, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Shawnee – 89 TE-0464-01 – Deer Creek Trail Extension from S.E. 10th Street to 2500 S.E. Highland Avenue at Dornwood Park in Topeka, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 1.2 miles. (Federal Funds)

Wyandotte – 35-105 KA-6052-01 – I-35, at various locations in the county, pavement marking, 4.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Two – North Central

Chase – 50-9 KA-5983-01 – U.S. 50, from approximately 438 feet east of the RS 92/U.S. 50 junction east 4.2 miles to the west edge of the wearing surface of the Simmons Creek Bridge (#065), overlay, 4.2 miles. (Federal Funds)

Dickinson – 70-21 KA-6067-01 – I-70, from approximately 1,616 feet west of the west Abilene city limits (the west end of project KA-0732-01 at reference point 274.79) east 8.5 miles (to the east end of KA-0732-01 at reference point 283.31), pavement patching, 8.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Ellsworth – 156-27 KA-6101-01 – K-156, from the north city limits of Ellsworth northeast to K-156/I-70 junction, sealing, 11.2 miles. (State Funds)

Geary – 57-31 KA-5678-01 – K-57, bridge #078 over Clark Creek located 3.14 miles southeast of I-70, bridge overlay. (Federal Funds)

Jewell – 45 C-4984-01 – Major collector roads located east of K-14 and south of U.S. 36, signing, 55.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Saline – 135-85 KA-5680-01 – I-135, bridge #028 over the Union Pacific Railroad and an unnamed stream located 3.23 miles north of Magnolia Street; bridge #033 over Dry Creek Drainage located 0.40 mile north of K-140; bridge #037 over Mulberry Creek located 1.02 miles north of K-140; and bridge #035 over the Kansas and Oklahoma Railroad located 0.74 mile north of K-140, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

District Three – Northwest

Logan – 25-55 KA-5981-01 – K-25, from the Wichita/Logan county line north approximately 14 miles, 4-inch overlay, 14.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Thomas – 25-97 KA-5982-01 – K-25, from the north city limits of Colby north to the Rawlins/Thomas county line, overlay, 11.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Franklin – 68-30 KA-5694-01 – K-68, bridge #073 located 13.15 miles east of the Osage county line, bridge. (Federal Funds)

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

District Five – South Central

Harper – 179-39 KA-5155-01 – K-179 from Hayes Street to Evans Street in Anthony, pavement reconstruction, 0.2 mile. (Federal Funds)

Pawnee – 56-73 KA-3265-02 – U.S. 56, beginning at bridge #001 (over Big Coon Creek) northeast to the west city limits of Garfield, milling and overlay, 0.5 mile. (Federal Funds)

Rice – 80 C-4969-01 – Major collector roads located south of U.S. 56 and east of K-14, signing, 71.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Sedgwick – 96-87 KA-5690-01 – K-96, bridge #283 over Little Slough Creek located approximately 3,221 feet east of Tyler Road and bridge #285 over Ridge Road located at the K-96/Ridge Road junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Stafford – 93 C-4979-01 – Major collector roads including Rural Secondary routes 38, 634, 636, 974, 1483, 1518, pavement marking, 53.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Six – Southwest

Clark – 13 C-4974-01 – Major collector roads located south of U.S. 160, signing, 63.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Clark – 13 TE-0477-01 – South Main Street and Locust Street in Minneola, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.3 mile. (Federal Funds)

Grant – 34 C-4981-01 – Major collector roads including Rural Secondary routes 282, 1536, and 1991, signing, 39.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Gray – 35 C-4994-01 – All minor collector roads, signing, 50.0 miles. (Federal Funds)

Kearny – 25-47 KA-5156-01 – K-25, from south of Santa Fe Avenue to the south city limits of Lakin, pavement reconstruction, 0.2 mile. (Federal Funds)

Julie Lorenz

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