SOUTHEAST KANSAS — Drivers traveling from Pittsburg to the Missouri state line should expect delays in their commute until early October.
The Kansas Department of Transportation started a $643,000 mill and overlay project on K-171 today.
The road work starts at the U.S. 69 junction and continues east to the Missouri state line.
Traffic will be reduced to one lane and a pilot car will guide drivers through the work zone.
Delays are expected to last up to 15 minutes.
Work is expected to last until early October.
A pilot car and flaggers will guide one-lane traffic through the work zone; expect delays of 15 minutes or less through early October.