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Overnight I-80 road work starts Monday

A map of the road construction starting Monday on I-80, according to NDOT.
A map of the road construction starting Monday on I-80, according to NDOT.(KOLN/Gray TV)
Updated: Jun. 4, 2021 at 5:11 AM CDT
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LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The Nebraska Department of Transportation says nighttime road work on I-80 will get underway on Monday, June 7th.

The construction will stretch from the 56th Street exit (Exit 405 [Highway 77]) to the Greenwood exit (Exit 420 [Highway 63]).

NDOT says work will include pavement repairs, crack and joint sealing, and new pavement markings.

“Work will take place at night, from 8:00 p.m. through 7:00 a.m. the following morning,” according to a press release. “Traffic will be maintained with lane closures and reduced speed limits.”

Drivers are reminded to use caution while driving through the construction zone. NDOT says the project is expected to be completed in April, 2022.

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