Iowa DOT News Release

Ramp closures at I-80/I-480/U.S. 75 interchange and southbound I-480 begin March 6 #iatraffic

Posted on: February 28, 2017

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

Feb. 27, 2017 (Omaha, Neb.) — Extended closures of southbound Interstate 480 ramps to eastbound I-80 and southbound U.S. 75 begin Monday, March 6, at 10 p.m. The ramps are scheduled to open prior to the College World Series, which begins Saturday, June 17. These extended ramp closures are necessary for bridge deck repairs with a 3-inch asphalt overlay on waterproofing membrane, replacing bridge approaches, and remodeling bridge wings and abutments, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads.

See map for suggested detour route using eastbound I-480 to southbound I-29 to eastbound I-80 and westbound I-80 to southbound U.S. 75.

Cramer and Associates Inc. is the contractor on this project.


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

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