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U.S. Federal Route 56
Johnson County

U.S. Federal Route 56 is an east-west highway in Southern and Central Johnson County. It runs from the Douglas/Johnson County Line to the Kansas/Missouri State Line, at Mission Woods.

U.S. Rt. 56 passes through the following towns in Johnson County.
Edgerton
Gardner
Olathe

Lenexa

Shawnee
Overland Park
Merriam
Mission
Fairway
Mission Hills
Mission Woods

U.S. Rt. 56 is multi-plexed in Johnson County.
Interstate 35, from Gardner to Merriam.

U.S. Rt. 50, from Gardner to Lenexa.
U.S. Rt. 169, from Olathe to Lenexa.

U.S. Rt. 69, from Lenexa to Overland Park.


U.S. Rt. 56 intersects the following highways in Johnson County.
Interstaet 35, at Gardner.
U.S. Rt. 50, at Gardner.
U.S. Rt. 169, at Olathe.
Kansas State Route 7, at Olathe.
Interstate 435, at Lenexa.
U.S. Rt. 50, at Lenexa.

Kansas State Route 10, at Lenexa.

U.S. Rt. 69, at Lenexa.
Interstate 35, at Merriam.
U.S. Rt. 69, at Overland Park.

Photo from: Paul Dienhart

U.S. Rt. 169, at Mission Hills.


NB I-35/U.S. Rt. 169; EB U.S. Rt. 50/56 in Olathe.

NB I-35/U.S. Rt. 169; EB U.S. Rt. 56 at I-435/KS 10.

A junction marker on EB I-435/KS St Rt 10.

NB I-35/U.S. Rt. 169; EB U.S. Rt. 56 north of I-435/U.S. Rt. 50/KS St Rt 10.

NB I-35/U.S. Rt. 69/169; EB U.S. Rt. 56 in Merriam.

A BGS on NB I-35/U.S. Rt. 69/169; EB U.S. Rt. 56.

A set of guide markers on EB U.S. Rt. 56/NB U.S. Rt. 169.
Photo from: Paul Dienhart

4 August 2015