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City Crews Complete Three Rounds of Street Treatment, Thurs. Feb. 7

Public Works plowed and treated primary and secondary roads Thursday after the overnight freezing rain/sleet/snow event. Based on the long-range forecast, daytime temperatures, heavy vehicle traffic and the presence of sunlight, conditions were favorable for plowing and treating primary and secondary roads one last time before discontinuing snow operations.  All streets were treated a minimum of three times.

With limited traffic on residential streets, and temperatures expected to dip into the single digits overnight, traction should be improved with the sleet layer remaining over the base ice layer. A brief warm up this weekend should begin to clear off all streets.

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Southwest Hook Road Lane Closure Switch Set for July 24

Southwest Hook Road Lane Closure Switch Set for July 24

Southwest Hook Road Lane Closure Switch Set for July 24
The eastbound lane of Southwest Hook Road from Southwest Arthur Drive to Southwest Ward Road is set to reopen on July 24 and the westbound lane will temporarily close for approximately eight weeks, weather permitting. The detour route is Southwest Ward Road, M-150 Highway and Horridge Road. Local access only will be allowed westbound on Southwest Hook Road between Southwest Arthur Drive and Horridge Road. The work is necessary as part of the Hook Road Shoulders...
Detour and Closure Changes on Ward Road from County Line Road to 163rd Street

Detour and Closure Changes on Ward Road from County Line Road to 163rd Street

Detour and Closure Changes on Ward Road from County Line Road to 163rd Street

Intersection of SW County Line Road and SW Ward Road is Now Open; Intersection of SW Raintree Parkway and Ward Road is Set to Close on Monday, June 24

Detour and closure changes are expected as construction continues along Ward Road from County Line Road to 163rd Street. ​ The intersection of SW County Line Road and SW Ward Road is now open, and the detour route for Ward Road is Gore Road, Prairie Lane, and County Line Road.   The intersection of SW Raintree Parkway and Ward Road is set to close on Monday, June 24, weather permitting, and will remain closed until Sept. 2019. Residents along SW...
Lee’s Summit Airport Hosts Free Open House on June 22

Lee’s Summit Airport Hosts Free Open House on June 22

Lee’s Summit Airport Hosts Free Open House on June 22
The City of Lee’s Summit is inviting the community to its Airport Open House on June 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lee’s Summit Municipal Airport, 402 NE Leinweber Rd. This free family-friendly event allows the public to experience everything the airport has to offer and enjoy an up-close look at the various airplanes on display. There will be activities for kids, food vendors, informational booths and a flight demonstration by the KC Flight...
Section of Ward Road to Close June 17 for Water Main Work

Section of Ward Road to Close June 17 for Water Main Work

Section of Ward Road to Close June 17 for Water Main Work
Northwest Ward Road from Chipman Road to Northwest Frances Road is scheduled to close on June 17 and remain closed for seven to ten days as work is done on the City’s water main.  The eastbound lane of Chipman Road will also be reduced to one lane from Ward Road to Donovan Road. Detours will be posted and are available via Donovan Road. All construction work is weather permitting. For more information, contact Public Works at 969-1800 or...
Section of Southwest Hook Road to Close on June 3

Section of Southwest Hook Road to Close on June 3

Section of Southwest Hook Road to Close on June 3
The eastbound lane of Southwest Hook Road from Southwest Arthur Drive to Southwest Ward Road is set to close on June 3 and remain closed for approximately eight weeks as part of an improvement project. Crews will be constructing six-foot-wide paved shoulders along each side of Southwest Hook Road. Local traffic access only will be allowed eastbound on Southwest Hook Road between Horridge Road and Southwest Arthur Drive. Detours will be posted and are available via...
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