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2018

December
City of Lincoln Awarded the Nebraska Recycling Council's “Waste Diversion Project of the Year”
Temporary Traffic Signal Installed at Van Dorn Street and Park Boulevard (12/24/18)
Portion of Pine Lake Road Reopens Friday (12/20/18)
Improvements on N. 84th and Havelock Intersection Begin Wednesday (12/19/18)
StarTran Downtown Trolley Service to Start Wednesday (12/18/18)
West Fletcher and Highway 34 Intersection to Reopen Friday (12/18/18)
Portion of S. 40th Street Closed Today (12/12/18)
Water Main Work Begins at 11th and “N” Streets Today (12/12/18)
Portion of “N” Street to Be Temporarily Reduced to One Lane (12/3/18)
November
Portion of South 70th Street Reopened With New Roundabout (11/30/18)
New Downtown Trolley Debuts at Winter Lights Event December 7 (11/30/18)
Separation of Grass and Leaves Ends December 1 (11/29/18)
Portion of N.W. 12th Street to Close November 19 (11/19/18)
Portion of South 40th Street to Close Today (11/16/18)
Portion of South 56th Street to Temporarily Close Today (11/16/18)
N. 10th Street Downtown Temporarily Reduced to Two Lanes (11/15/18)
Mayor Beutler Recognizes Local Recycling Leaders (11/15/18)
Portion of Normal Boulevard Reopened (11/14/18)
North 33rd Street Closure Extended to November 20 (11/14/18)
Lincoln to Celebrate America Recycles Day (11/14/18)
Portion of North 70th to Close Tomorrow (11/13/18)
Portion of North 33rd Street to Close November 12 (11/9/18)
Portion of Normal Boulevard to Close November 14 (11/9/18)
Portion of Holdrege Street to Close Wednesday (11/6/18)
Havelock Avenue Improvements Begin Monday (11/2/18)
Portion of N. 48th Street to Close Monday (11/2/18)
October
Mayor Says City Continuing to Pursue Shuttle Project (10/29/18)
Portion of Westbound "O" Street to Close October 29 (10/26/18)
Storm Debris Drop-Off Sites to Close Monday (10/24/18)
StarTran Now Using Simulator for Driver Training (10/19/18)
StarTran to Offer Free Boo at the Zoo Shuttle Service (10/19/18)
Antelope Creek Removed From Impaired Waters List (10/18/18)
City Replaces Two Closed Recycling Sites (10/17/18)
Designated Areas Now Available for Storm Debris (10/15/18)
South 13th Street Project Starts October 21 (10/15/18)
"O" Street Viaduct Reduced to Single Lanes October 15 (10/10/18)
September
West "O" Bridge Repairs Begin September 30 (9/28/18)
Portion of Pioneers Boulevard to Close Monday (9/28/18)
Portion of Rokeby Road to Close Monday (9/21/18)
Portion of S. 40th Street to Close Monday (9/21/18)
Portion of S. 70th Street to Close Saturday (9/19/18)
Portions of Adams Street to Close Monday (9/14/18)
Portion of Rokeby Road Closed (9/14/18)
Open House for 56th and Yankee Hill Project Set for September 11 (9/7/18)
City and County Urge Caution and Preparedness as Creeks Rise (9/4/18)
Signal Out at 11th and "O" Streets (9/2/18)
August
Rosa Parks Way Bridge Repairs Begin September 4 (8/31/18)
Salt Creek Stabilization Project at Pioneers Blvd. Begins September 4 (8/31/18)
Hwy. 34 and W. Fletcher Lane Closures Begin September 4 (8/30/18)
Rock Island Trail Closures Begin September 4 (8/30/18)
Capital City Ready for Gameday Traffic (8/27/18)
Mayor Says Facts Support 13th Street Improvements (8/24/18)
N. 66th and Fremont Intersection Opens Today (8/22/18)
Temporary Closings of W. Van Dorn Street at Hwy 77 Begin Today (8/21/18)
Eleven New CNG Buses Start Service This Week (8/21/18)
Mayor Says New Budget Will Keep City Moving Forward (8/21/18)
Public Should Avoid Portion of Irvingdale Park (8/17/18)
Replacement of Downtown Water Mains Begins Monday (8/17/18)
Additional Valuation Revenue to Be Set Aside for Streets (8/16/18)
Final Open House Set for Regional Water Quality Plan (8/15/18)
Portion of Salt Creek Roadway to Close Saturday Night (8/9/18)
Portion of North 14th Street Closed (8/8/18)
Portion of N. 16th Street Closed (8/2/18)
Autonomous Shuttle Survey Ends Saturday (8/2/18)
July
S. Coddington and West Van Dorn Intersection Opens Saturday (7/27/18)
N. 56th and Holdrege Intersection to Close Monday (7/26/18)
Starting Sunday, Intersections Will Partially Close Overnight (7/26/18)
Public Urged to Take Virtual Ride and Survey on Autonomous Shuttle (7/23/18)
Portion of Superior Street to Close Monday (7/20/18)
N. 56th Street and Leighton Avenue Intersection to Close Saturday (7/20/18)
Mayor Says Delaying Project Would Be Costly (7/19/18)
Car Wash Available for Sealant Removal Today, This Weekend (7/13/18)
Portion of North 48th Street to Close Nightly Beginning July 16 (7/13/18)
Portion of "A" Street Temporarily Closed (7/13/18)
Haymarket Street Closures Change July 16 (7/12/18)
Mayor Proposes Budget Change to Add About $2.8 Million for Streets (7/10/18)
Portion of Saltillo Road to Close During Daytime Hours (7/6/18)
Citywide Asphalt Sealing Project Begins July 10 (7/6/18)
Bridges on Sheridan Boulevard to Close July 9 (7/6/18)
North 10th Street Now Open (7/5/18)
Portion of Northbound N. 27th Street Closed (7/3/18)
Haymarket Street Closures Change July 9 (7/3/18)
Portion of Northbound N. 48th Street Closed (7/2/18)
June
Public Rides on Autonomous Shuttle Begin Thursday (6/25/18)
Stream Stability Project Begins July 9 (6/22/18)
Improvements at S. 48th and Highway 2 Begin July 2 (6/21/18)
Arrival of Autonomous Shuttle Begins Next Phase of Project (6/20/18)
Portion of Holdrege Street to Close Through June 20 (6/14/18)
S. 84th Street and Yankee Hill Road Repairs Begin Today (6/13/18)
Portion of S. Coddington and West Van Dorn Intersection Closed (6/11/18)
Public Will Be Invited to Try Automated Shuttle (6/5/18)
Improvements at N. 66th and Fremont Begin June 4 (6/1/18)
New Hazardous Materials Collection Center Summer Schedule (6/1/18)
May
Open House Set for S. 13th Street Improvements (5/30/18)
Open House for West "A" Improvement Project Set for June 7 (5/29/18)
N. 27th and Superior Repairs Start June 4 (5/24/18)
StarTran’s CNG Project Receives $3.4 Million in Grants (5/24/18)
StarPass Offers Unlimited Summer Rides for Youth (5/22/18)
N. 56th Street Resurfacing Project Begins Monday (5/18/18)
Open House Set for Improvements at N. 66th and Fremont (5/18/18)
Mayor Presents Awards in Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest (5/17/18)
Final Open House for S. 14th and Old Cheney Improvements Set for May 22 (5/16/18)
Mayor Recognizes Businesses for Recycling Efforts (5/14/18)
Portion of N. 27th Street to Reopen Today (5/11/18)
Portion of Saunders Avenue to Close Wednesday (5/10/18)
Portion of N. 27th Street Closed Through May 14 (5/7/18)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday May 5th (5/3/18)
Open House Set for North 33rd and Cornhusker Project (5/2/18)
April
Portion of South 14th Street Reopened (4/20/18)
Portion of S. 40th Street to Close Tonight (4/20/18)
Portion of 14th Street Now Closed (4/20/18)
Portion of N. 66th Street Closed Today (4/20/18)
Portion of Downtown "O" Street to Close Sunday (4/20/18)
Lincoln Welcomes Spring Game Visitors (4/13/18)
Portion of N. 70th Street Closed Today (4/11/18)
S. Coddington and West Van Dorn Intersection Project to Resume Monday (4/10/18)
Portion of S. 48th Street Closed Until Friday (4/10/18)
City Compost Site Fire Under Control (4/4/18)
March
Portion of S. 40th Street to Close Tonight (3/30/18)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday April 7th (3/28/18)
Recycling Education Event is Saturday (3/28/18)
StarTran's "Stuff the Bus" Event is April 7 and 8 (2/28/18)
City Installing Additional Cardboard Recycling Containers at Libraries (3/28/18)
N.W. 48th Street Repairs Begin April 2 (3/26/18)
Garbage and Recycling Collectors Share "Take it to the Bin" Message (3/23/18)
Separation of Yard Waste Begins April 1 (3/23/18)
Public Invited to Final Open House on Deadman's Run Floodplain Study (3/20/18)
Open House Set for Stormwater Improvement Project (3/6/18)
Public Invited to Apply for Landscape Funding (3/5/18)
South 56th, Yankee Hill Intersection Gets Four-Way Stop (3/2/18)
Drivers Stop Less, Save Time With Green Light Lincoln (3/1/18)
February
Driverless Shuttle Demo Makes Lincoln a Finalist in 2018 Mayors Challenge (2/23/18)
"Take It to the Bin" Campaign Encourages Cardboard Recycling (2/22/18)
Irvingdale Park Improvements Begin February 19 (2/16/18)
Open House Set for North 33rd and Cornhusker Project (2/12/18)
Public Can Now Use "UPLNK" for Speedy Repairs (2/12/18)
Pine Lake Road Tree Removal Project Begins Today (2/8/18)
Open House for Pine Lake Road Project is February 13 (2/8/18)
Lincoln Joins Waze Connected Citizens Program (2/8/18)
Improvements Require Wilderness Park Tree Removal (2/7/18)
January
Tree Removal for Drainage Project Starts January 29 (1/25/18)
Portion of S. 9th Street Closed Until January 31 (1/25/18)
Havelock Avenue Now Open (1/24/18)
Portion of Havelock Ave. to Remain Closed (1/23/18)
N. 84th Street and Havelock Avenue Temporarily Closed (1/22/18)
Portion of Pine Lake Road to Temporarily Close During Daytime Hours (1/19/18)
Transportation Coalition Issues Recommendations (1/11/18)
Final Open House Set for Watershed Master Plans (1/5/18)

2016

December
City Offices Closed December 26 and January 2 (12/23/16)
Open House Set for 16th Street Improvement Project (12/23/16)
City Tree Recycling Service Begins December 25 (12/23/16)
Sections of Pine Lake Road to Close This Week (12/20/16)
Residents, Businesses and Organizations Urged to Sign Up Now for "Snow Angels" Program (12/7/16)
U.S. 77 Not Open to Bluff Road Landfill (12/6/16)
Section of "A" Street to Close Next Week (12/2/16)
Block of "O" Street Downtown to Remain Closed Through Weekend (12/2/16)
Open House Set for 14th and Cornhusker Safety Project (12/1/16)
November
Separation of Grass and Leaves Ends December 1 (11/23/16)
Block of "O" Street Downtown to Close Next Week (11/23/16)
Flyers on Christmas Tree Recycling Program Available (11/23/16)
Take Steps Now to Prevent Frozen Pipes (11/10/16)
Lincoln to Celebrate America Recycles Day (11/9/16)
October
Block of Leighton to Close for Storm Sewer Improvements (10/31/16)
StarTran Celebrates New Routes During First Friday Art Walk (10/31/16)
Separation of Grass and Leaves Continues Until Dec. 1 (10/27/16)
StarTran to Offer Free Boo at the Zoo Shuttle Service (10/26/16)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday October 22nd (10/19/16)
Work on Building to Cause Lane Closure on Havelock Avenue (10/12/16)
Water Main Break Closes Portion of South Street (10/3/16)
September
Section of Normal to Close Beginning Thursday (9/28/16)
Open House Set for 56th and Morton Drainage Improvement Project (9/27/16)
New Pavement Sealer to Be Used on Old Cheney (9/26/16)
Traffic Signals Being Repaired at N. Antelope Valley and Military Road Intersection (9/21/16)
Open House Postponed for N. 14th and Cornhusker Project (9/21/16)
New StarTran Routes to Start November 1 (9/21/16)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday September 24 (9/16/16)
Open House for Proposed Changes to N. 14th Street and U.S. Highway 6 Intersection (9/15/16)
StarTran Open Houses Scheduled for September (9/9/16)
Normal Blvd. Improvements to Begin Monday (9/7/16)
84th Street Improvements to Begin in September (9/2/16)
August
Capital City Ready for Game-Day Traffic (8/31/16)
Block of 66th Street to Close Monday (8/25/16)
Household Hazardous Waste Collections Scheduled for Friday August 26th & Saturday August 27th (8/19/16)
One Block of Cycle Traffic on "N" Street to Be Diverted (8/12/16)
Mayor Vetoes "Gutted" Recycling Ordinance (8/4/16)
Construction on 56th Street Noise Wall to Begin Monday (8/4/16)
Mayor Calls Vote to Gut Recycling Ordinance "Fiscally Irresponsible" (8/2/16)
July
Northbound Access to 27th Street From "P" Street to Close August 1 (7/29/16)
Improvements to 66th Street to Begin in August (7/25/16)
Second Open House Set for Old Cheney Road Project (7/20/16)
Final JAVA Meeting is Thursday (7/12/16)
Mayor Beutler and Community Leaders Support Recycling Ordinance (7/12/16)
Mayor Proposes Continued Growth of Transportation and Infrastructure (7/6/16)
"A" Street to Close at 70th for Repairs July 6 (7/6/16)
South 9th St. Closing at "G" St. for 10 Days Starting July 6 for Sanitary Sewer System Repair and Upgrade (7/1/16)
June
Open House Set on Improvements at 14th, Warlick, and Old Cheney (6/27/16)
Volunteers Needed for Oak Lake Cleanup July 5 (6/22/16)
Temporary Sidewalk Repairs to Begin in the Haymarket (6/20/16)
Construction Begins on Yankee Hill Project (6/8/16)
City Adds Hours, Encourages Recycling to Reduce Lines at Landfill (6/3/16)
May
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Friday June 3 (5/27/16)
All Lanes of S. 27th to Open in Area of Ideal Grocery Fire (5/23/16)
Recycle Lincoln! Aims to Double Recycling Rate (5/23/16)
Volunteers Needed for Waterfest and Public Works Day (5/19/16)
Vine Street Rehab Project Will Lead to Closures (5/19/16)
Railroad Repair to Close 33rd for Two Days (5/17/16)
Construction to Begin on Superior Street (5/13/16)
Mayor Presents Awards in Annual Water Conservation Poster Contest (5/12/16)
Mayor Urges Water Conservation, Especially Outdoors (5/12/16)
Mayor Thanks Voters for Passage of Stormwater Bond Issue (5/11/16)
S. 56th Now Open From Old Cheney to Pine Lake (5/9/16)
Esposito Returns to Lead Public Works and Utilities (5/5/16)
Public Invited to Waterfest and Public Works Day at Holmes Lake (5/5/16)
Section of Randolph to Close for Repair (5/4/16)
StarPass Offers Unlimited Summer Rides for Youth (5/2/16)
April
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday May 7 (4/29/16)
Open House Set on Vine Street Paving Project (4/27/16)
Open House Set on Superior Paving Project (4/26/16)
Open House Set on Yankee Hill Project (4/21/16)
"P" Street Improvements to Begin Soon (4/21/16)
Railroad Quiet Zone Considered for Southwest Lincoln (4/13/16)
Stormwater Bond Meetings Begin Monday (4/8/16)
14th and Adams to Close Overnight for Light Pole Replacements (4/8/16)
StarTran Ready for Busy Week (4/5/16)
March
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday April 2 (3/30/16)
11th Street Project Wins Community Development Award (3/28/16)
Mayor Announces Stormwater Meetings and Plan to Assure Matching Funds (3/25/16)
Separation of Yard Waste Begins April 1 (3/25/16)
Geotechnical Work to Begin for 14th and Old Cheney Improvement Project (3/24/16)
Deadline Extended for Landscape Cost Share Program (3/23/16)
Pavement Repair Work Continues (3/17/16)
Railroad Crossing Repairs Set for Sunday (3/17/16)
Open House Set on 14th and Superior Landscaping (3/17/16)
Trees to Be Removed for "P" Street Project (3/17/16)
Manufacturer to Replace Centennial Mall Pavers (3/9/16)
Brine on Streets is Not Fresh (3/7/16)
Open House Set for Old Cheney Road Project (3/7/16)
Open House Set on 33rd and Cornhusker Study (3/1/16)
February
Mayor Says Citizen Vote on Stormwater Bond Fulfills Duty to Protect Residents (2/25/16)
Work Scheduled to Resume on Pavement Repair (2/23/16)
Tree Removal Starts Soon for Apple Street Project (2/22/16)
Waste Reduction and Recycling Grants Awarded (2/18/16)
Mayor Proposes Vote to Fund Flood Reduction and Water Quality Projects (2/18/16)
City Street Crews Continue Pothole Repair (2/12/16)
City Street Crews Focus on Potholes (2/8/16)
Several Options Available for Those With Tree Debris (2/3/16)
City Offers Alternate Parking Options During Parking Ban (2/1/16)
January
Free Tree Mulch Available (1/22/16)
"Green Light Lincoln" to Improve Traffic Safety and Flow (1/21/16)
Public Invited to Open House on Sanitary Sewer Backups (1/19/16)
Public Invited to Meetings on StarTran Service (1/13/16)
City Street Crews Tackle Potholes With New Equipment (1/8/16)

2015

December
New S.W. 40th Street Bridges to Open (12/22/15)
Boys Scouts to Help City Recycle Trees (12/21/15)
Mayor Urges Cyclists, Drivers and Pedestrians to Learn About "N" Street Cycle Track (12/17/15)
New Penny Bridges to Open Ahead of Schedule (12/17/15)
Lincoln Wastewater Garners Awards at Conference (12/9/15)
Open House Set for Pine Lake Road Widening Project (12/4/15)
Residents, Businesses and Organizations Urged to Sign Up Now for "Snow Angels" Program (12/4/15)
November
Separation of Grass and Leaves Ends December 1 (11/25/15)
Public Invited to Public Hearing on StarTran Service (11/13/15)
Open House Set on Phase Two of "P" Street Project (11/12/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Friday November 13 (11/11/15)
Scrap Metal Drive to Benefit LPS Recycling Program (11/10/15)
Esposito Takes State Position, Shafer to Serve as Interim PWU Director (11/6/15)
Public Advised of Scam Targeting LWS Customers (11/4/15)
Open House Set on 33rd and Cornhusker Study (11/3/15)
October
City Leaders Celebrate New Welcoming Entryway (10/29/15)
Separation of Grass and Leaves Continues Until Dec. 1 (10/28/15)
Take Steps Now to Prevent Frozen Pipes (10/27/15)
Pavement Repair Projects Begin Monday (10/23/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday October 24 (10/19/15)
City's Major Investment in Streets and Sidewalks Continues This Fiscal Year (10/09/15)
New Asphalt Mix to Be Used for West "O" Street Pavement Repair (10/6/15)
LWS Removing Old Wells in Antelope Park Area (10/6/15)
September
East Leg of N.W. 48th Street Intersection to Close Wednesday (9/22/15)
Trail Project to Require Daytime Lane Closure (9/21/15)
Public Invited to Meetings on Improving StarTran Service (9/21/15)
Pavement Repair Projects Begin Monday (9/18/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday September 26 (9/18/15)
N. 84th Street Pavement Repair Begins Monday (9/16/15)
Motorists Should Expect Traffic Delays Tonight on S. 27th Street (9/15/15)
Pavement Repair Projects Begin Monday (9/11/15)
Residents Reminded to Take Tree Debris to Designated Facilities (9/9/15)
N. 27th Street Pavement Repair Continuing (9/9/15)
Volunteers Needed for Adopt-a-Stream Program (9/9/15)
Pavement Repair Projects Begin Tuesday (9/6/15)
Recycling Grants Available (9/4/15)
Motorists Should Expect Traffic Delays Tonight on S. 27th Street (9/2/15)
13th Street to Close From "O" to "P" Streets Wednesday for One-Day Crane Work (9/1/15)
August
Four Pavement Repair Projects Begin Today (8/31/15)
Capital City Ready for Game-Day Traffic (8/28/15)
Old Cheney Pavement Repair Begins September 8 (8/28/15)
Road Improvement Projects Continue (8/21/15)
Projects Will Close Sections of Rock Island and Billy Wolff Trails (8/21/15)
Three Pavement Repair Projects Begin Monday (8/14/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Saturday August 22 (8/14/15)
Public Urged to Keep Trash, Yard Waste Out of Recycling Sites (8/12/15)
Drainage Improvement Project to Close Section of Old Cheney (8/7/15)
Milestone Reached for Biosolid Distribution (8/6/15)
July
Design Chosen for 14th, Warlick and Old Cheney (7/29/15)
40th and Van Dorn Intersection to Close to Northbound Traffic Monday (7/29/15)
27th Street Pavement Repair Begins August 10 (7/28/15)
Residents Reminded to Take Tree Debris to Designated Facilities (7/27/15)
Open House Set for Yankee Hill Road Project (7/24/15)
City Street Survey Helps Prioritize Street Repair (7/15/15)
StarTran Ridership Increase is Best in State (7/13/15)
City Making Historic Investment in Streets (7/9/15)
Street Closures Planned for Chesney Concert (7/9/15)
Project to Close Van Dorn From 40th to 48th Street Beginning Thursday (7/8/15)
56th and Normal Intersection Closed Due to Utility Hit (7/2/15)
June
Public Urged to Apply for Clean-Up Assistance (6/30/15)
West "O" Street Pavement Repair Begins July 13 (6/30/15)
27th and "O" Intersection Open (6/24/15)
Work on Highway 2 and Warlick / South 14th to Close Lanes (6/22/15)
70th Street Project to Begin Monday (6/19/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Scheduled for Friday June 19 (5/22/15)
Lincoln Applies for Federal Transportation Grant (6/9/15)
Volunteers Needed for Oak Lake Cleanup July 5 (6/9/15)
27th and "O" Intersection Closes Sunday Night (6/3/15)
Open House Set for 70th Street Improvements (6/2/15)
May
Household Hazardous Waste Collection and Latex Paint Exchange Set for Saturday, May 30 (5/22/15)
Water Quality Report Available Online (5/19/15)
Intersection Repair Begins at 16th and Old Cheney (5/11/15)
Open House Set for Van Dorn Resurfacing Project (5/10/15)
27th and "O" Intersection to Close for Reconstruction (5/6/15)
Road Construction on Sheridan Blvd. Will Not Hinder Voters' Ability to Access Their Polling Location (5/4/15)
Sheridan Boulevard Closing Monday for Penny Bridge Project (5/1/15)
Storm Drain Construction Near 48th Street to Begin Monday (5/1/15)
Flood Insurance Premiums to Drop Again (5/1/15)
April
Van Dorn Water Main Replacement Starts Monday (4/30/15)
Water Main Replacement Set to Begin May 11 (4/30/15)
Van Dorn Repairs to Close Lanes, Reroute Traffic (4/29/15)
StarPass Offers Unlimited Summer Rides for Youth (4/24/15)
Public Input Sought on Transit Development Plan (4/21/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection and Latex Paint Exchange Set for Saturday, April 25  (4/17/15)
S. 56th Street Widening Project Begins Monday (4/15/15)
Penny Bridge Replacement is Topic of Open House (4/3/15)
Superior Street Repairs to Close Intersection, Lanes (4/3/15)
Open House Set for S. 56th Street Widening Project (4/2/15)
March
StarTran Ready for Transit Week, Spring Game and Stuff the Bus (3/31/15)
Separation of Yard Waste Begins Last Week in March (3/20/15)
Construction on Downtown Protected Bikeway to Begin This Week (3/16/15)
Tree Removal Part of Van Dorn Widening Project (3/12/15)
$10 Million From Antelope Valley Must Be Used for Streets (3/11/15)
Fourth Open House Set for N.W. 48th Street Project (3/10/15)
Mayor Announces Increase in Street Construction Over Next Two Years (3/3/15)
February
LinGro Compost Available for Sale (2/26/15)
Tree Removal to Close Westbound Lanes of Capitol Parkway (2/24/15)
Roper Park Stream Stability Project Starts This Week (2/24/15)
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Set for February 27 (appointment only) (2/18/15)
Two Lanes Closed on South Street From 27th Street to 29th Street (2/17/15)
Pothole Surge Winds Down (2/13/15)
Pothole Total Reaches 8,681 (2/11/15)
Pothole Crews Fill 5,423 Potholes in Two Days (2/10/15)
City Deploys Additional Crews for Second Pothole Repair Surge (2/9/15)
January
Public Invited to Learn About Re-Use of Landfill Property (1/28/15)
Old Cheney Open to Traffic Today (1/23/15)
Public Asked to Help Find Stolen Truck (1/22/15)
Portion of "N" Street to Close for Joint City-LES Project (1/9/15)
Tree Recycling Collection Ends Sunday (1/9/15)
Damaged Water Line Results in Brief Localized Pressure Loss (1/8/15)

2012

December
Artists Needed for 2013 Rain Barrel Art Project (12/31/12)
City Offers Options During Parking Bans (12/19/12)
Residents Urged to Sign Up Now for "Snow Angels" Program (12/18/12)
Public Invited to Open House on Van Dorn Project (12/7/12)
City Celebrates Artistic Snow Plow Projects (12/6/12)
Mayor Encourages Residents to Become "Snow Angels" (12/6/12)
November
Separation of Grass and Leaves Ends Saturday (11/29/12)
Designs for Warlick, 14th and Old Cheney to Be Unveiled November 15 (11/7/12)
Newspaper-Only Recycling Site to Close for Construction (11/5/12)
Public Invited to Open House and Online Town Hall on Solid Waste Management Plan (11/1/12)
October
Scrap Metal Recycling Drive to Raise Money for LPS Program (10/31/12)
Roadways to Open (10/31/12)
Mayor Presents Facts on Storm Drainage Bond Issue (10/26/12)
Separation of Grass and Leaves Continues Until Dec. 1 (10/25/12)
New Locations Announced for Boo at the Zoo Shuttles (10/22/12)
StarTran Offers Free Shuttles for Boo at the Zoo (10/19/12)
City Developing Solid Waste Management Plan (10/5/12)
Recycling Site Temporarily Relocates (10/2/12)
StarTran's 31-Consecutive Day Passes Now Less Expensive (10/1/12)
September
StarTran Offers Reduced Rates for 31-Consecutive Day Passes (9/28/12)
Big Red Express Shuttle Service (9/25/12)
Water Main Break Closes Northbound N. 27th Street (Update) (9/14/12)
Water Main Break Closes Northbound N. 27th Street (9/14/12)
Water Restrictions Now Voluntary (9/13/12)
Public Invited to Celebrate Union Plaza Grand Opening (9/7/12)
Partners Celebrate Completion of Antelope Valley Project (9/7/12)
Mandatory Water Restrictions Remain in Effect (9/6/12)
August
StarTran Reaches Two-Million Rider Mark (8/30/12)
Mayor Urges Residents to Use Less Water (8/24/12)
Water Restriction Violators Will Be Ticketed, Beginning Monday (8/19/12)
Capital City Ready for Game-Day Traffic (8/17/12)
Public Invited to Rain Garden Workshop (8/13/12)
Roundabouts, Roadways to Open Monday (8/10/12)
Mandatory Water Restrictions Now in Effect (8/9/12)
Section of S. 27th Street to Reopen One Week Ahead of Schedule (8/3/12)
Mayor Sets New Goal for Water Conservation (8/3/12)
July
Mayor Urges Voluntary Water Conservation (7/26/12)
Public Invited to Open House on Roundabouts (7/10/12)
Mayor Calls for Voluntary Water Conservation (7/11/12)
Vehicle Crashes Decline as City Grows (7/10/12)
"O" Street, South Street to Reopen (7/10/12)
Public Asked to Help Clean Up Fireworks Debris (7/2/12)
June
Open House Planned on Project at Warlick, 14th and Old Cheney (6/14/12)
Additional Block Closed Downtown (6/8/12)
Open House Set for South 56th Street Design (6/4/12)
Mayor Invites Public to Fourth Waterfest, Public Works Day at Holmes Lake (6/1/12)
May
Mayor Announces Winners of Annual Water Conservation Art Contest (5/17/12)
Mayor Not Recommending Watering Restrictions (5/17/12)
Public Urged to Take Note of Temporary No Parking Areas for Biketacular Event (5/16/12)
Map of Closures and Detours Now Available on City Website (5/3/12)
Open House Set for Safety Improvement Project (5/1/12)
April
North 1st Street Closed Due to Water Main Break (4/26/12)
Public Invited to Open House on Tyrrell Park Stream Improvements (4/24/12)
City Crews Stop Overflow Caused by Wastewater Sewer Line Stoppage (4/16/12)
"O" Street to Close From 17th to 21st Streets (4/6/12)
UNL Spring Game "Big Red Express" Service (4/6/12)
March
StarTran is Stuffing the Bus for Friendship Home (3/30/12)
Separation of Yard Waste Begins Last Week in March (3/21/12)
Public Invited to Open House on Old Cheney Road Improvements (3/13/12)
Westbound Lane of "A" Street to Reopen (3/7/12)
Open House for N. 27th Street Viaduct Project Set for March 6 (3/2/12)
February
Multi-Lane Roundabout Project Wins Engineering Excellence Award (2/22/12)
Public Invited to Open House on Downtown Projects (2/9/12)
Residential Plowing Expected to Begin This Evening (2/4/12)
City Offers Options During Parking Bans (2/3/12)
City Updating Pavement Condition Survey (2/2/12)
City Has Filled More Than 7,000 Potholes This Winter (2/2/12)
January
StarTran Sees 20 Percent Increase in Ridership Over Two Years (1/27/12)
Westbound Lanes at 11th and "O" to Close for Water Main Project (1/26/12)
Open House for N. 14th Improvements Set for January 25 (1/19/12)
Tree Recycling to Continue at Hofeling Enterprises (1/10/12)
City of Hickman Railroad Quiet Zone Feasibility Study Information Meeting (1/10/12)
StarTran Offers Free Shuttle for Concert (1/9/12)
Sunday is Last Day to Recycle Trees at City Sites (1/6/12)

2011

December
City to Recycle Trees for 25th Year (12/23/11)
Artists Needed for 2012 Rain Barrel Art Project (12/15/11)
Mayor Names Esposito Director of Public Works and Utilities (12/12/11)
November
Separation of Grass and Leaves Ends Thursday (11/29/11)
Save With StarTran Holiday Sale (11/23/11)
FEMA Proposes Modifications to Base Flood Elevations for Little Salt Creek (11/17/11)
StarTran Named One of Top 200 Bus Fleets (11/17/11)
Lincoln Recycles Day is Saturday (11/9/11)
LES to Purchase Landfill Gas from City (11/8/11)
Separation of Grass and Leaves Continues Through November (11/1/11)
October
Wastewater Maintenance Workers Stop Overflow Caused by Sewer Line Stoppage (10/28/11)
Startran Low Income Pass Increase (10/21/11)
StarTran Advisory Board Public Hearing on Proposed Route Adjustments
Recycling Drive to Benefit LPS Program (10/14/11)
City Encourages Residents to Pledge for Lincoln Recycles Day (10/14/11)
Public Meeting on North 14th Street Project Now Set for October 12 (10/6/11)
Public Meeting Set for North 14th Street Project (10/4/11)
UNL Recycling Site Temporarily Moved (10/4/11)
September
Agreement Reached on Antelope Valley Bridge Repair (9/12/11)
Mayor Announces Management Changes (9/6/11)
Open House Planned for Flood Insurance Rate Maps, Study (9/1/11)
StarTran Advisory Board Public Hearing Notice (9/1/11)
August
Capital City Ready for Game-Day Traffic (8/26/11)
EPA Grant Awarded to Lincoln for Theresa Street Wastewater Treatment Facility Remote Site (8/24/11)
Open House Set for South Street Bridge Reconstruction (8/22/11)
Residents Reminded to Take Tree Debris to Designated Facilities (8/19/11)
Single Lane Closed on Old Cheney (8/15/11)
Facilities Continue Accepting Tree Debris (8/9/11)
Multi-lane Roundabouts to Open (8/4/11)
July
StarTran Big Red Express Shuttle Service (7/29/11)
Public Invited to Open House on Antelope Creek Improvements (7/21/11)
StarTran Advisory Board Public Hearing Notice (7/20/11)
Open House Set for Downtown Improvements (7/13/11)
Recycling Site Closed Until Monday for Driveway Repair (7/12/11)
Public Invited to Open House on Drainage Improvement Project (7/8/11)
June
May
Public Invited to Open House on S. 56th Street Rehabilitation Project (5/26/11)
"Crew at the Zoo" to Feature Public Works (5/20/11)
StarTran Encourages Residents to "Dump The Pump" (5/20/11)
Free Computer Recycling Offered This Weekend (5/17/11)
KFOR "Taste of Home" Cooking School Shuttle (5/10/11)
Mayor Announces Winners Of Annual Water Conservation Art Contest (5/5/11)
Mayor Not Recommending Watering Restrictions (5/5/11)
"Shredding Day" Results Announced (5/4/11)
"O" Street To Close Tonight During Evening Hours For Pavement Marking (5/3/11)
April
Recycling Office To Sponsor "Shredding Day" Saturday (4/26/11)
Section Of Pioneers Boulevard To Close For Six Weeks (4/22/11)
"O" Street To Close During Evening, Overnight Hours For Street Rehab Work (4/15/11)
Public Invited To Open House On Pioneers Boulevard Project (4/14/11)
"Clean Your Files Week" Begins April 17 (4/11/11)
Residents Invited To Share Ideas On Access Management Policy (4/7/11)
City Kicks Off Bike And Bus Program (4/4/11)
Holdrege Street Projects Begin This Month (4/4/11)
March
Public Invited To Open House On 1st Street Improvements (3/24/11)
Separation Of Grass And Leaves Begins Last Week In March (3/23/11)
Owners Of Romantix, Gourley Piano Buildings Reach Demolition Agreement (3/17/11)
Public Invited To Open House On Sheridan Boulevard Project (3/7/11)
Lincoln Named A Top 15 City For Transit Innovation (3/3/11)
City Partners With LES And UNL To Test Energy Technologies (3/3/11)
February
Downtown Recycling Site To Move (2/25/11)
Water Customers Urged To Complete Cross Connection Survey (2/17/11)
Pothole Repair Requests Drop By Nearly 98 Percent (2/9/11)
Railroad Crossing Closed To Prepare For Quiet Zone (2/8/11)
Open House Set For New Section Of Antelope Valley Parkway (2/7/11)
Residents Reminded To Clear Sidewalks (2/3/11)
Residents Urged To Recycle Old License Plates (2/1/11)
Tree Mulch Now Available (2/1/11)
January
Antelope Valley Trails Reopen (1/28/11)
Council To Consider StarTran Audit (1/28/11)
35th and Adams Closed For Shed Replacement (1/25/11)
City Discontinues Use Of FirstCall Phone Notification System For Parking Bans (1/20/11)
Crash Disables Wayside Horn At 35th And Adams (1/12/11)
FirstCall Takes Responsibility For Overnight Phone Calls (1/10/11)
Sunday Is Last Day To Recycle Trees At City Sites (1/7/11)
Ribbon Cut For New Water Pipeline (1/6/11)
Bridge Issues Close Antelope Valley Trails (1/6/11)

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