Northwood Road – 52nd To 59th Street

Location: Kansas City, Missouri   Client: City of Kansas City, Missouri
Services: Design, Survey, Construction Observation and Administration   Expertise: Transportation

Project Overview

McClure provided design and survey services to improve Northwood Road from 52nd Street to 59th Terrace in Kansas City, Missouri. This project continued the Northwood improvements McClure designed immediately south for Riverside, Missouri. The improvements include improving steep grades and crest hills, widening the street, providing sidewalk and/or trail, replacing water mains, and constructing a new roundabout at 56th Street. Specifically, this 4740’ improved roadway has a 24’ typical section with curb & gutter, enclosed drainage, new street lighting and an improved intersection and crosswalks by Southeast Elementary School. This project was completed in 2020.

Project Highlights

  • Retaining walls, new sidewalks and new street lighting were included
  • Enclosed drainage and water line improvements
  • A new roundabout was installed at the intersection of Northwood Road and 56th Street
  • New trails connect two schools with surrounding neighborhoods

Project Manager

Jay Burress, PE, ENV SP