FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Jan. 6, 2006
Beardsley Road Bridge scheduled to close
Beardsley Road Bridge from 12th Street to 17th Street will close beginning Monday, Jan. 9. This closure is anticipated to last until early summer 2007.
Officials from the City of Kansas City, Mo., Public Works Department suggest that motorists use alternate routes including Fourth Street, Broadway Street and 17th Street. Related information for other downtown construction, suggested detour routes and a map displaying street closures are available on the Capital Improvements Management Office’s Web site (www.kcmo.org/cimo).
Construction of this project includes completely replacing Beardsley Road Bridge in addition to restoring and reconstructing the retaining wall structure. The approach roadway also will be replaced as part of the project.