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Refreeze Possible During Morning Commute on Wed., Dec. 30

With temperatures rising, any remaining slush on roadways is expected to continue melting today, Tuesday, Dec. 29. Above freezing temperatures and rain are expected overnight. Temperatures may drop below freezing early Wednesday, Dec. 30, and wet pavements may refreeze. Residents should use caution during the morning commute, especially on elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses. Crews will treat roadways as needed.

The City will continue to monitor the weather forecast and update its response as needed.

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City’s Crews Prepared for Additional Snow & Ice Overnight into Tues., Oct. 27

City’s Crews Prepared for Additional Snow & Ice Overnight into Tues., Oct. 27

City crews treated primary streets ahead of the morning commute today, Mon., Oct. 26. Near freezing temperatures minimized slickness on pavements. Crews continued treating streets until 3:30 p.m. today. With additional snow and ice in the forecast, crews will return at 7 p.m. Monday evening to continue to treat streets as needed overnight and into Tues., Oct. 27. While ice accumulations are expected to be minimal, pavements may become slick and drivers should use...
City's Crews Prepared for Winter Weather Early Mon., Oct. 26

City's Crews Prepared for Winter Weather Early Mon., Oct. 26

The City has a crew scheduled to report at 3 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 26, to monitor and treat roadways as needed for the morning commute. Snow is possible in the early morning hours, and depending on the temperature, roadways may become slick. Residents should use caution while driving, especially on elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses. Crews will treat roadways as necessary throughout the day. The City will continue to monitor the weather forecast and...
Eastbound Lanes of Southwest Third Street to Remain Closed Through November

Eastbound Lanes of Southwest Third Street to Remain Closed Through November

Eastbound Lanes of Southwest Third Street to Remain Closed Through November
The eastbound lanes of Southwest Third Street from Southwest Pryor Road to Southwest Murray Road are now expected to remain closed through November 2020, while one westbound lane of Southwest Third Street will remain open. Southwest Third Street will then reopen to two-way traffic as the contractor works on the remaining lanes. This work is necessary as part of the Third Street Improvements project. Private utility relocation issues have had a significant...
Section of Southwest Murray Road Set to Close June 30

Section of Southwest Murray Road Set to Close June 30

Section of Southwest Murray Road Set to Close June 30
A section of Southwest Murray Road south of Southwest Third Street is set to close on June 30, and will remain closed for approximately 12 weeks for water line and road construction. The construction is part of the Third Street improvements project. The detour route for southbound Southwest Murray Road is Southwest Third Street to Southwest White Ridge Drive to Southwest Murray Road. The detour route for the northbound lanes is east on Southwest...
City Invites Public Input on Airport Master and Business Plans

City Invites Public Input on Airport Master and Business Plans

The City of Lee’s Summit is inviting the public to provide input on the Lee’s Summit Municipal Airport’s new Master Plan and Business Plan. These plans are being initiated together to leverage synergies between the two processes. The Master Plan and Business Plan will define the airport’s goals and objectives and establish a strategy to guide airport development for the next 20 years. The Master Plan and Business Plan will assess the...
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