Nieman Road Improvements - 55th to Shawnee Mission Parkway

Project Description:

Nieman Road will be narrowed to accommodate a three lane roadway. This will allow more green space behind the curb to install a wide recreational trail on one side and wider sidewwalk on the other. This project will also include streetscape items such as benches, landscaping, transit shelter, and other miscellaneous amentiies. This project is included in the "Nieman Now" corridor project.

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Capital Improvement

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Street Improvements

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Paul Lindstrom, P.E. (913)742-6234

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The Governing Body approved a design contract with BHC Rhodes on November 14th, 2016. This project is scheduled for construction in 2018. This project will be designed in conjunction with other storm sewer projects along the corridor so there will be public meetings throughout the design process. The cooridor right of way study is attached.

Currently the Consultant is coordinating all work with the storm drainage projects along Nieman Road.

A public/neighborhood meeting was held on July 20th to discuss streetscape concepts and the preliminary plans.

Preliminary plans are scheduled for consideration by the Governing Body at the September 11, 2017 CIty Council meeting. The current preliminary plans and streetscape concepts are attached..


3427 Nieman Road ROW Reallocation Study (final report).pdf3427 Nieman Road ROW Reallocation Study (final report).pdf

2017-0719_Strip Map - NORTH.pdf2017-0719_Strip Map - NORTH.pdf2017-0719_Strip Map - SOUTH.pdf2017-0719_Strip Map - SOUTH.pdfNEIMAN RD (preliminary plans) 8-31-17.pdfNEIMAN RD (preliminary plans) 8-31-17.pdfNieman_Road_Streetscape-Elements (8-31-17).pdfNieman_Road_Streetscape-Elements (8-31-17).pdf

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