Pavement tests begin in Osborne, Smith counties
The Kansas Department of Transportation will conduct pavement evaluation tests this week on portions of U.S. Highway 24 in Osborne County and Kansas Highway 9 and U.S. Highway 281 in Smith County.
The operation includes the use of a pilot car operation to control traffic.
KDOT technicians will be working in 4-mile segments while performing the tests. The traveling public should expect a minimal wait of 15 minutes or less while the testing is underway.
For questions concerning the FWD survey, contact KDOT District Three Public Affairs Manager Kristen Brands at (785) 877-3315 or firstname.lastname@example.org.