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New K-3 bridge in Bourbon County opens to traffic

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Workers apply finishing touches to the bridge rail on the K-3 bridge over Hinton Creek in Bourbon County. KDOT opened the new bridge to traffic Tuesday, Nov. 3. Workers apply finishing touches to the bridge rail on the K-3 bridge over Hinton Creek in Bourbon County. KDOT opened the new bridge to traffic Tuesday, Nov. 3.
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The Kansas Department of Transportation (KDOT) has opened the new bridge over Hinton Creek on K-3 in Bourbon County. The bridge is located approximately three miles north of the west K-3/K-39 junction. With the opening of the bridge to unrestricted traffic, the state route detour on U.S. 54, U.S. 59 and K-39 has been deactivated.

The bridge has been closed for replacement since late March. King Construction Company, Inc., of Hesston is contractor on the bridge project, which has a construction cost of $824,684.

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