Westgate Bridge Inspection on Dec. 6 in Topeka

The Kansas Department of Transportation will be conducting routine inspection and maintenance on the Addy Westgate Memorial bridge on Dec. 6, weather permitting, crossing the Kansas River in north Topeka.

The inspection will occur between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. The south bound passing lane of traffic on U.S. 75 will be closed beginning at NW Lower Silver Lake Road at mile marker 162 to the I-70 west bound exit ramp at mile marker 161.

Traffic will be controlled by signs, cones and arrow boards.

KDOT urges all motorists to be alert and obey the warning signs when approaching and driving through a highway work zone. To stay aware of all road construction projects across Kansas go to www.kandrive.org or call 5-1-1.