First Whataburger location in Kansas opens in KCK

Lines of cars waited for the opening of the new Patrick Mahomes-owned Whataburger in Kansas...
Lines of cars waited for the opening of the new Patrick Mahomes-owned Whataburger in Kansas City, Kansas.(KCTV5)
Published: Jun. 5, 2022 at 5:46 PM CDT|Updated: Jun. 7, 2022 at 1:37 PM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KCTV) - One common feature of a Whataburger opening in the Kansas City metro has been congested traffic and necessary detours.

The same is true for the first opening in Wyandotte County.

Whataburger’s KCK location at 10780 Parallel Pkwy. has opened for business!

Patrick Mahomes shared his excitement on Twitter:

Related coverage: First Mahomes-owned Whataburger location to open in KCK on June 7

The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department issued a five-day traffic alert in advance. It went into effect at 7 a.m. today. It will expire at 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 12.

Drivers are encouraged to use northbound N. 106th Street or northbound Village Parkway to shop at other businesses in the area.

The far right lane of Parallel Parkway will be coned off just west of N. 106th Street.

More from police regarding the detour:

One common feature of a Whataburger opening in the metro has been congested traffic and...
One common feature of a Whataburger opening in the metro has been congested traffic and necessary detours.(KCK Police Department)