HASGC 2018
Heart of America Sentencing Guidelines Conference
April 26-27, 2018 | Kansas City

I-70 Detour

A two-year reconstruction project of the Lewis & Clark Viaduct has closed this I-70 link to Kansas City, Kansas.

  • I-70 westbound will be closed past the Broadway interchange (northwest corner of the Downtown loop) to 3rd Street.
  • In KCK, ramps from Broadway Boulevard, Beardsley Road and I-35 northbound to I-70 westbound will be closed.
  • Ramps from I-70 westbound to Minnesota Avenue, Washington Boulevard and the Fairfax Trafficway will be closed.

  • The main detour route will travel around the Downtown loop or come up I-35 northbound to use I-670 westbound.  The secondary route will use I-35 southbound to the 27th Street exit.
  • To detour to Kansas City, Kansas, use the Central Avenue exit from I-670 westbound.
  • To facilitate traffic operations using the Central Avenue exit, a second lane will be added to the 3rd Street/James Street Exit Ramp from I-70.  Temporary signals will be added to the two intersections.

Dole Courthouse Public Parking Locator Map

The physical address of the Robert J. Dole U.S. Courthouse is 500 State Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas 66101. However, the entrance to the Courthouse is located on the north side of the building, on Nebraska Avenue. Free parking is available in the Jury Lot at 5th Street and Nebraska Avenue, as well as in the Reardon Center Parking Lot at 5th and Minnesota Avenue.