Tag: U.S. 56 Highway

Council eliminates 167th Street as truck route

Danedri Thompson [email protected] Despite reaching a consensus on Jan. 21 to eliminate all truck routes within the city of Gardner, council members only mothballed one route, 167th Street, during a Feb. 3 meeting....

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Bus accident in Edgerton injures three

Danedri Thompson [email protected] U.S. 56 Highway is closed near Four Corners Road in Edgerton after a school bus accident this afternoon. Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an accident involving three...

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County decides against pursuing TIGER grant for Edgerton project

Mark Taylor [email protected] Johnson County Commissioners are no longer considering applying for federal TIGER grant funds for improvements to U.S. 56 Highway and 199th Street as reported last week. Staff recommended...

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One injured in car, semi accident

Mark Taylor [email protected] A man was in serious condition Dec. 29 after the vehicle he was driving rear-ended a tractor-trailer at U.S. 56 Highway and Cedar Niles Road in Gardner. The man, whose identity has not yet...

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250 percent jump in accidents on 175th Street

Amy Cunningham [email protected] With an increase in the city’s population and the number of traffic accidents, some residents in Gardner have called for a reevaluation of heavily traveled thoroughfares in town. For...

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Weather Forecast

Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

10:02 AM CDT on August 22, 2017
11:51 AM CDT on August 23, 2017
73° F