Construction to close part of 37th Street North

Construction will close 37th North between Broadway and Hydraulic

Road Construction (KSN File Photo)
Road Construction (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Construction of new pavement will close 37th Street North beginning 8 p.m. today, August 19, until 5 a.m. Wednesday, August 20, weather permitting, Public Works & Utilities officials said on Tuesday.

Mechanical problems postponed the closure originally scheduled last Friday.

Traffic will detour to 29th Street at Broadway and Hydraulic streets. Local traffic will be allowed to Ohio Street.

The $5.2 million project is widening 37th Street to a three-lane roadway.

Construction is also providing area storm drain improvements.

The project, which began in February, has a target completion date of spring 2015. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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