WICHITA, Kan. -

The Kansas Department of Transportation will begin working on I-135 this week.

The work includes patching, milling then asphalt overlays, bridge repairs, guardrail replacement, stormwater drainage improvements, signing, lighting and striping.

Crews will begin on Monday, June 23 at 7 p.m, with the southbound K-96 to southbound I-135 ramp. It will also be closed Tuesday and Wednesday nights. 

On Wednesday, I-135 at 37th St. North work will begin. It will continue northbound to 85th St. N., then head southbound, through July.

Crews will work in three-mile temporary work zones. Nearby ramps will be closed as needed.

In order to minimize impact on traffic, no work will take place between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the northbound lanes or between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. on southbound lanes.