Stay updated on City of Olathe news and events.
Check out our news releases below. Engage with us on social media, subscribe to newsletters and news alerts and download official City apps. Watch City Council and Planning Commission meetings live on Olathe Government Network (OGN).
Santa Fe St. to close as part of Johnson County Courthouse project
Beginning Feb. 11, Santa Fe St. between Chestnut St. and Kansas Ave. will close for approximately eight weeks as part of the Johnson County Courthouse project.
The closure is necessary to construct a tunnel running from the Sheriff’s Office Central Booking Facility to the new Johnson County Courthouse under Santa Fe. This project is managed by Johnson County Government.
Detours in the area will route eastbound traffic on Santa Fe south on Kansas Avenue, east on Loula Street and north on Chestnut Street back to Santa Fe. The detour route for westbound traffic on Santa Fe will take drivers south on Chestnut Street, west on Loula Street and north on Kansas Avenue back to Santa Fe.Visit JoCoGov.org/CourthouseTunnel for the latest information about tunnel construction and Santa Fe closure. Learn more about the Courthouse construction project at JoCoGov.org/Courthouse.