News from City Hall
City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: City Communications 816-513-1349
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Sept. 7, 2010
North Eastern Avenue to close for improvements
The City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department is advising motorists, residents and businesses that work will begin Sept. 13 to improve the intersection of North Eastern Avenue and Highway 291. Weather permitting, the project is anticipated to be completed by late-February 2011.
This $800,000 project will enhance safety by realigning the street to provide a 90 degree intersection and make Eastern Avenue continuous. Detour routes will be posted along Highway 291, Sherman Road and 120th Street.
Media inquiries and other requests for more information about this project should be directed to Dennis Gagnon, public information officer for the Public Works Department, (816) 513-2659.