Iowa DOT News Release



Lane closures on U.S. 275 South Omaha Veterans Bridge begin April 3 #iatraffic

Posted on: March 20, 2017

The Iowa Department of Transportation is sending the following information as a courtesy to the Nebraska Department of Roads.

OMAHA, Neb. – March 20, 2017 — Phase 1 preservation work will require closing the outside lanes of the U.S. 275 South Omaha Veterans Bridge beginning at 9 a.m. Monday, April 3. The lane closures are necessary for application of a protective coating to the steel truss and epoxy polymer overlay to the bridge deck surface. The bridge will be closed to all pedestrian traffic.

Phase 2 work will require closing the inside lanes of the bridge. All work is anticipated to be completed this fall.

McGill Restoration Inc. is the contractor on this project.

#NDOR#

Contact: Marvin Lech, P.E., district construction engineer, at 402-595-2534


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