July 16, 2024

U.S. 400 bypass closure in Ford County delayed

FORD COUNTY, Kan (WesternKansasNews.Com) – Due to a change of schedule, the closure of the U.S. 400 bypass in Ford County will be delayed until next spring. This closure is part of the four-lane expansion project on U.S. 50/400 from Cimarron to Dodge City.


Koss Construction, of Topeka, is the contractor on this $86 million project, which is expected to be completed by spring of 2025, weather permitting.


For more information on this project, contact David Ubel, Area Construction Manager, at (620) 408-6794, or Yazmin Moreno, KDOT District 6 Public Affairs Manager, at (620) 260-6397. KDOT urges all motorists to be alert and obeys the warning signs when approaching and driving through a highway work zone.  To stay aware of all road construction projects across Kansas, go to www.kandrive.org or call 5-1-1.