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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 41 - Issue 3 - January 20, 2022

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 16, 2022. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast only at 3:00 p.m. (CST) Wednesday, February 16, 2022. 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

Douglas – 24-23 KA-6239-01 – US-24, from the US-24/K-32 junction northeast to the Douglas/Leavenworth County line, ultra-thin bonded asphalt surfacing, 0.2 mile. (State Funds)

Douglas – 10-23 KA-6281-01 – K-10 and E. 1900 Road intersection near Lawrence, lighting. (Federal Funds)

Jefferson – 237-44 KA-6399-01 – K-237, from the US-24/K-237 junction north 3.5 miles to end of the route at Perry State Park, overlay and shoulder, 3.4 miles. (State Funds)

Johnson – 56-46 KA-6243-01 – US-56, from the north I-35/US-56/US-69 junction to 0.33 mile west of Lamar Avenue in Mission; from east of Metcalf Avenue east to State Line Road and at the interchange ramps of the US-56/US-69 junction, milling and overlay, 1.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Leavenworth – 24-52 KA-6240-01 – US-24, from the Douglas/Leavenworth County line to the south city limits of Tonganoxie, ultra-thin bonded asphalt surfacing, 9.3 miles. (Federal Funds)

Marshall – 87-58 KA-6314-01 – K-87, from the city limits of the Village of Vliet north to the K-87/US-36 junction, overlay, 8.6 miles. (Federal Funds)

Marshall – 36-58 KA-6335-01 – US-36, from the K-87/US-36 junction east to the Marshall/Nemaha County line, milling and overlay, 5.0 miles. (State Funds)

Marshall – 9-58 KA-6413-01 – K-9, from the K-87/K-9 junction east to the Marshall/Nemaha County line, milling and overlay, 5.0 miles. (State Funds)

Marshall – 9-58 KA-6416-01 – K-9, from the north city limits of Frankfort to the north K-9/K-99 junction, milling and overlay, 0.9 mile. (State Funds)

Marshall – 99-58 KA-6417-01 – K-99, from the north K-9/K-99 junction north to the K-99/US-36 junction, milling and overlay, 8.1 miles. (Federal Funds)

Nemaha – 36-66 KA-6313-01 – US-36, from the Marshall/Nemaha County line east to the east city limits of Seneca, milling and overlay, 9.7 miles. (Federal Funds)

Nemaha – 9-66 KA-6414-01 – K-9, from the Marshall/Nemaha County line east and southeast to the south city limits of Corning, milling and overlay, 15.9 miles. (Federal Funds)

Nemaha – 63-66 KA-6415-01 – K-63, from the Pottawatomie/Nemaha County line north to the south K-9/K-63 junction, milling and overlay, 6.1 miles. (State Funds)

Riley – 81 U-2373-01 – Marlatt and Northview Elementary Schools in Manhattan, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.3 mile. (Federal Funds)

Shawnee – 70-89 KA-6122-01 – I-70, bridges #026, #027, #028, #032, #033, #034 and #035 in Topeka, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Wabaunsee – 99-99 KA-6397-01 – K-99, from the west K-4/K-99 junction north to the Pottawatomie/Wabaunsee County line (excluding the City of Alma and the 4 miles previously repaired under a prior project), milling and overlay, 21.3 miles. (Federal Funds)

District Two – North Central

Ellsworth – 156-27 KA-5553-01 – K-156 at K-14, intersection improvement, 0.2 mile. (State Funds)

McPherson – 59 U-2371-01 – East Durst Street Bridge over Black Kettle Creek located near N. Black Kettle Avenue in Moundridge, bridge replacement, 0.3 mile. (Federal Funds)

Statewide – 106 KA-6385-01 – US-77, from the US-56/US-77 junction north to the Morris/Dickinson County line and from the Morris/Dickinson County line north to the US-77/K-209 junction; K-218, from the K-4/K-218 junction to the west city limits of Herington, milling and overlay, 9.8 miles. (State Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Miami – 69-61 KA-6524-01 – US-69, from the Linn/Miami County line north 4.7 miles, joint repair, 4.7 miles. (State Funds)

Neosho – 146-67 KA-6134-01 – K-146, bridge #054 over Rock Creek located 6.2 miles east of the US-59 junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Woodson – 105-104 KA-6373-01 – K-105, from the Toronto State Park north to the US-54/K-105 junction (excluding through the City of Toronto), sealing, 38.5 miles. (State Funds)

District Five – South Central

Reno – 14-78 KA-5798-01 – K-14/K-96, from 1,300 feet south of Heartland Drive and K-14, from 1,470 feet south of W. Trail West Road, guard fence, 2.6 miles. (Federal Funds)

Reno – 61-78 KA-6135-01 – K-61, bridges #076 and #079 over the Burlington, Northern and Santa Fe Railroad located 1.21 miles and 1.7 miles (respectively) north of the east US-50/K-61 junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Sedgwick – 54-87 KA-6233-01 – US-54, at various locations on US-54 from Maize Road to Eastern Street, special, 12.5 miles. (Federal Funds)

Julie Lorenz

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