Summary: This project will mill and overlay US-73 from the intersection with US-59 to the southern city limits. This project will mill and overlay all existing asphalt, but will not disturb the new concrete section of the highway that was built last year as part of the US-73 Underdrain Project. The project also includes extensive full depth concrete patching.
Cost: About $650,000
Funding: 50% of the project costs, up to $400,000, will be covered by KDOT through the KLINK (local connecting links) program.All remaining costs over that amount will be funded by the City of Atchison’s Capital Improvement Fund.
Location: US-73 (US-59 to city limits)
Contractor: Bettis Asphalt
Construction Start Date: April 2018
Completion Date: May/June 2018