Traffic counters placed in South Wichita

[ad_1] WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) – The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) placed traffic counters from 31st Street South in Wichita to 95th Street South just south of Derby. Sedgwick County Commissioner Jim Howell was asked about the devices which he confirmed are traffic counters in a Facebook post on Tuesday. The placement of the counters … Read more

Blocks of traffic cones on Maize Rd raise safety concerns and frustration among Wichitans

[ad_1] News 51 mins ago written by Jocelyn Schifferdecker WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) – Dozens of traffic cones have been set up on Maize Rd for almost a month but drivers are saying they haven’t seen any work being done in weeks, and they’re frustrated. The traffic cones are spanning multiple blocks from 21st St. to Central … Read more

Wichita to study 21st Street railroad crossing delays

[ad_1] Railroad crossing (KSN File Photo) WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — For all the drivers who get frustrated by the railroad tracks on 21st Street North in Wichita, there is hope for smoother rides and fewer stops ahead. The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) is giving the City of Wichita a $1 million grant to study … Read more

Tribute for Wichita Fire Department captain will affect traffic

[ad_1] Wichita Fire Department Captain Larry Feuerborn (Courtesy: Wichita Fire Department) WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Wichita Fire Department is paying tribute to a fire department captain who died this week. Captain Larry Feuerborn was with the department for 44 years until his death. Friday morning, starting at 11 a.m., the WFD says it will … Read more