FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 27, 2004
Portion of North Congress Avenue closing
North Congress Avenue from Northwest Barry Road to Northwest 82nd Street will be closed beginning June 1, at 6 a.m. to widen North Congress Avenue by adding through and turn lanes. It is anticipated that this project will be completed by Aug. 17.
The Public Works Department issued a permit to close this portion of the street. This project is being handled by Platte County.
The detour route will be Northwest 81st Street, North Stoddard Avenue, Northwest 83rd Street and Northwest Prairie View Drive.
This is the first phase of a project that will be completed next summer when the construction will extend to Northwest 79th Street.