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Publications iconKansas Register

Volume 43 - Issue 9 - February 29, 2024

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. (Central Time) on letting day. The KDOT bid letting will be conducted remotely by audio broadcast only at 3:00 p.m. (Central Time) on letting day. For the conference call information see 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.

Projects for the March 20, 2024, letting.

District One – Northeast

Doniphan: 7-22 KA-5722-01 – K-7, bridge #016 over Mill Creek located 12.45 miles northwest of the US-36/K-7 west junction, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Johnson: 435-46 KA-4275-02 – I-435, bridge #207 and #208 located at the I-435/Midland Drive interchange, bridge deck. (Federal Funds)

Nemaha: 66 TE-0531-01 – Oregon Street, from South 14th Street to Blue Jay Drive in Sabetha, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.9 miles. (Federal Funds)

Osage: 35-70 KA-7298-01 – I-35, beginning at the Coffey/Osage county line east to Rock Creek, crack repair, 6.6 miles. (State Funds)

Shawnee: 75-89 KA-6930-01 – US-75, bridge #162 located at the I-70 east junction and US-75 south end with gate in Topeka, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Shawnee: 75-89 KA-6740-01 – US-75, bridge #154 over the Kansas River/Union Pacific Railroad located 0.5 miles north of the US-75/I-70 east junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Wyandotte: 435-105 KA-6892-01 – I-435, sign structure located over southbound I-435 at ramp to K-32, signing. (State Funds)

Wyandotte: 435-105 KA-6931-01 – I-435, bridge #213 and #214 over I-70, bridge repair. (State Funds)

District Two – North Central

Saline: 135-85 KA-6946-01 – I-135, bridge #032 over Dry Creek Drainage located 0.39 miles north of K-140, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

Saline: 4-85 KA-5719-01 – K-4, bridge #010 over I-135 located at the K-4/I-135 north junction, and bridge #108 over Dry Creek located 0.3 miles east of K-104, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

District Three – Northwest

Russell: 84 TE-9301-01 – Russell, US-281 at 8th Street, east toward high school, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.3 miles. (State Funds)

Wallace: 27-100 KA-6778-01 – K-27, bridge #017 over Smoky Hill River located 2.39 miles north of the US-40 east junction, bridge repair. (Federal Funds)

District Four – Southeast

Coffey: 35-16 KA-7299-01 – I-35, beginning 0.6 miles west of the I-35/US-75 junction east to the Coffey/Osage county line, crack repair, 1.7 miles. (State Funds)

Miami: 61 TE-9403-01 – Louisburg, K-68 and Aquatic Drive/Summerfield Drive, pedestrian and bicycle paths. (State Funds)

Statewide: 106 KA-6260-01 – US-400, US-75, US-166, US-169, and US-160 in Montgomery, Chautauqua, Labette, and Wilson Counties, signing. (Federal Funds)

District Five – South Central

Barber: 2-4 KA-5706-01 – K-2, bridge #030 over Little Mule Creek located 1.8 miles east of US-281, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Cowley: 160-18 TE-0536-01 – Winfield, US-160 from College Street to Wheat Road, pedestrian and bicycle paths, 0.4 miles. (Federal Funds)

Harper: 160-39 KA-5725-01 – U.S.160, bridge #016 over Sand Creek located 2.0 miles east of the of the K-2/US-160 north junction, bridge replacement. (Federal Funds)

Kingman: 54-48 KA-6056-01 – US-54, from the K-14/US-54 east junction east to the Kingman/Sedgwick County line, pavement reconstruction, 7.1 miles. (Federal Funds)

Kiowa: 400-49 KA-7296-01 – US-400, beginning at the Kiowa/Ford County line, east to the US-400/US-54 east junction, milling and overlay, 6.3 miles. (State Funds)

Pratt: 42-76 KA-6058-01 – K-42, beginning at the US-281/K-42 junction east to the east city limits of Sawyer, pavement reconstruction, 0.2 miles. (Federal Funds)

Sedgwick: 54-87 KA-6937-01 – US-54, bridges #331, #334, and #336 at the US-54 and Eisenhower Airport Parkway Interchange in Wichita, bridge repair. (State Funds)

District Six – Southwest

Statewide: 283-106 KA-6781-01 – US-283, bridge #070 in Ford County located 8.37 miles north of US-50, bridge #029 in Hodgeman County located 0.61 miles south of K-156, K-156, bridge #030 located 4.79 miles west of the Pawnee County line, bridge repair. (State Funds)

Calvin Reed
Department of Transportation

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