July 16, 2024

U.S. 56 resurfacing to begin in Morton County


Crews are expected to begin a resurfacing project on U.S. 56 in Morton County on Monday, April 26, according to the Kansas Department of Transportation.  The project is expected to begin at the Oklahoma State Line in Morton County and continue east to the west Rolla city limits.

Traffic will be reduced to one lane guided by a pilot car during the project.

APAC Shears of Hutchinson is the contractor on this $3.1 million project, which is expected to be completed in June, weather permitting.

For more information on this project, contact Larry Meyer, Area Construction Manager, at (620) 384-7821, or Lisa Knoll, KDOT District 6 Public Affairs Manager, at (620) 260-6397.


This information can be made available in alternative accessible formats upon request. For information about obtaining an alternative format, contact the KDOT Division of Communications,

700 SW Harrison St., 2nd Fl West, Topeka, KS 66603-3754 or phone 785-296-3585 (Voice)/Hearing Impaired – 711.