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July 25, 2019
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Kitty Elliott, LTU Communications, 402-441-8469

Streets Near Holmes Lake Closed Sunday

Park will host Cornhusker State Games until 2 p.m.

Normal Boulevard, between South 56th to South 70th streets will be closed Sunday, July 28 from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. for the Cornhusker State Games triathlon and road race. Additional closures for the event include southbound South 70th Street between Normal and Pioneers boulevards; westbound Pioneers Boulevard between South 70th and South 56th streets; and northbound South 56th Street between Pioneers and Normal boulevards.

The park will remain open, but North Shore Drive will be closed until 10:30 a.m., and many trails will be used for the events. Digital message signs will alert traffic to lane and street closures. Motorists are encouraged to seek an alternate route and exercise caution around this event.

Lincoln Transportation and Utilities appreciates the public's patience during this event. For more information, contact Shane Dostal with LTU at 402-525-7852 or Current information on street closures is available at (keyword: closures) or through the Waze mobile app.

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