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Santa Fe St. to close as part of Johnson County Courthouse project

Post Date:02/04/2019

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.

courthouse tunnel map

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 for the latest information about tunnel construction and Santa Fe closure. Learn more about the Courthouse construction project at
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