The Kansas Department of Transportation will begin a 39 mile overlay project on K-128 beginning at the junction of U.S. 24 and K-128, continuing north through Jewell County to the Kansas/Nebraska state line.
Work is set to begin on August 4 with a completion date of October 20 weather permitting. Traffic will be carried through construction via flaggers and a pilot car during daylight hours, with a lane width restriction of 11 feet.
Venture Corporation of Great Bend, KS is the prime contractor and the cost of the project is $2,518,103.30
KDOT urges all motorists to be alert, obey the warning signs, and “Give ‘Em a Brake!” when approaching and driving through a highway work zone.