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City Communications Office
City of Kansas City, Mo.
CONTACT: City Communications 816-513-1349
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Oct. 7, 2010
Bruce R. Watkins lane closures to restrict traffic Monday
The City of Kansas City, Mo. is advising motorists that inspection and maintenance work will restrict lanes on both northbound and southbound Bruce R. Watkins Drive on the bridges over Brush Creek, Cleaver Boulevard and 22nd and Vine on Monday, Oct. 11.
The closures will affect the right lanes only. The work is expected to take several hours and cannot be accomplished at night. Closures will begin with the southbound lane beginning at 9 a.m. Closure of northbound Watkins Drive will begin as soon as work is completed on the southbound side. Workers will aim to be off the highway by 3:30 p.m. to accommodate evening rush hour traffic.
For more information, contact Steve Lampone at the Parks and Recreation Department, 816-513-7505.