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September 24, 2019
Media Contact:
Kitty Elliott, LTU Communications, 402-441-8469

Portion of South 70th Street to Reopen Today

South 70th Street from Lilee Lane to Saltillo Road will reopen at 5 p.m. today. The road had been closed since September 3 for a pavement repair project. The adjacent paving project on Rokeby Road between 70th and 84th streets is expected to be completed October 11.

Digital signs will alert traffic to upcoming work and lane closures. Access to homes will be maintained. Drivers are encouraged to use alternate routes, including Yankee Hill Road and 84th Street.

Motorists are reminded to exercise caution around work zones. Lincoln Transportation and Utilities appreciates the public's patience during this project.

For more information on this project, visit (keyword: rokeby) or contact LTU representatives Mark Miller (402-416-5348, or Shane Dostal, (402-525-7852 or Current information on street closures is available at (keyword: closures) or through the Waze mobile app.

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