Construction

City of Wichita
Steve & Ted
May 20, 2019 - 9:00 am
Steve and Ted get the latest from Mayor Jeff Longwell as well as a preview of the next Wichita City Council meeting.
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January 09, 2019 - 10:29 pm
Residents in west Wichita were allowed back in their homes following a gas leak. It happened just before 6:00 p.m. Wednesday night at 151st street and west Maple. Wichita Battalion Chief Michael Russell says a construction worker was digging, and hit a gas line. "They were boring underneath the...
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December 11, 2018 - 11:45 am
New bridges will be built near Brookside, at 2nd Street and also Douglas in east Wichita. The bridges are nearly 70 years old. Construction on the Second and Street Bridge will start in the summer of 2019 and will finish by the end of the year. The city will then move to the Douglas Street Bridge,...
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December 11, 2018 - 10:39 am
After tabling the issue last week, the Wichita City Council took up a vote on the design-build contract for the new downtown baseball stadium. The council used the extra week to make minor corrections to the contract. The city voted unanimously to select the team of JE Dunn-Eby. The city will use a...
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Steve & Ted
August 24, 2018 - 8:10 am
Steve and Ted get an update on progress downtown from Brad Seville of Landmark Real Estate.
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Dreamstime
June 09, 2018 - 3:20 am
Drivers will notice changes at the I-235 and Kellogg interchange beginning Monday, June 11. These changes will continue until October as ramps and lanes are closed for the interchange reconstruction. Beginning early Monday morning, traffic will be reduced to two lanes from Dugan Road to West Street...
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Dreamstime
January 05, 2018 - 4:58 am
Kellogg and I-235 will be closed this weekend starting on Friday night at 5 p.m. Detours will use the diamond ramps of the interchange. Westbound Kellogg will detour onto NB I-235 to Central, turn left at Central, then left onto southbound I-235 to get back to westbound Kellogg. Eastbound Kellogg...
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Dreamstime
December 15, 2017 - 8:14 pm
A Florida energy company is considering an area in south-central Kansas for a potential wind farm. The Hutchinson News reports that more than 100 people attended NextEra Energy's open house Thursday in Haven. Many residents went to the event to check if their property fell within the approximately...
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Dreamstime
November 02, 2017 - 9:39 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of public controversy and debate, work is finally beginning on a massive memorial to President Dwight Eisenhower. A groundbreaking ceremony Thursday morning marked the start of the project, plagued for years by a bitter fight over the memorial's design and aesthetics...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
March 24, 2017 - 1:17 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - Wichita police officers from the Patrol West bureau have been running daily traffic-enforcement patrols at the construction zones along W. Kellogg. Police Sgt. Nikki Woodrow says since late January, officers have issued more than 180 citations along Kellogg between Meridian...
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