Iowa DOT News Release

Interstate 80 closure overnight Tuesday and Wednesday from Omaha into Council Bluffs

Posted on: June 11, 2012

OMAHA, Neb. – June 11, 2012 – This information being provided by the Iowa Department of Transportation as a courtesy to the Nebraska Department of Roads. 

Westbound Interstate 80 will be closed at midnight Tuesday, June 12, until 5 a.m. Wednesday, June 13, at the I-80/I-29 interchange in Council Bluffs. The closure is necessary for sign maintenance. Travelers will follow a marked detour utilizing I-29 and I-480. 

Also on Tuesday evening, the 13th Street entrance and loop ramps to westbound I-80 will be closed beginning at 8 p.m. until 5 a.m. Wednesday morning, June 13. Both west- and eastbound I-80 will have lane closures between 13th and 20th streets in Omaha. 

The work is being performed by NDOR maintenance staff. 


 For additional information contact:

Dale Butler, district operations maintenance manager at 402-595-2534

Iowa highway in the evening