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2015 Media Releases


Date:
September 9, 2015
For More Information Contact:
James Puls, Engineering Services, 402-525-5641
Rich Bishop, Alfred Benesch and Company, 402-580-7237
Steve Ragoss TCW Construction, 402-430-3431

N. 27th Street Pavement Repair Continuing

Construction will begin the week of September 14 on a concrete pavement repair and asphalt overlay project on N. 27th Street from Fletcher Avenue to Wildcat Drive, weather permitting. The work will require lane closures, but a minimum of one lane will be open in each direction, and access to adjacent properties will be maintained. Alternate pedestrian routes and/or detours will be provided during the reconstruction of curb ramps that do not meet federal and local standards. Work along this segment of 27th Street will be completed by mid-May 2016. All lanes will be open to traffic during the winter months.

Work on the 27th Street corridor is part of the current "summer of progress" on Lincoln streets. Pavement repair along S. 27th Street from Highway 2 to Woods Boulevard is on schedule to be completed by October. Work on N. 27th between Alpha and Holdrege streets is expected to begin next spring. Funding for the 27th Street projects was made available as a result of $10 million in Antelope Valley Project saving being added to street maintenance. More information on City street projects is available at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: streets).

For more information about the 27th Street project, visit lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: 27th) or contact one of the following:


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