FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 31, 2009
Final weekend closure for Southwest Trafficway
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department is alerting motorists that the third and final weekend closure for Southwest Trafficway, between Interstate 35 and 31st Street, will begin at 5 a.m. on Aug. 1. The closure is expected to end in time for morning commuters on Monday, Aug. 3.
This latest closure is being made to accommodate the adjustment of utility manholes after recently completed resurfacing work. During the closure, motorists will be provided a detour route that uses Penn Valley Drive and Broadway Boulevard, from 27th to 33rd streets.
Media inquiries and other requests for more information about this project should be directed to Dennis Gagnon, public information officer for the Public Works Department, (816) 513-2659.