Portion of N 33rd Street to close Monday

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LINCOLN, Neb. — North 33rd Street, from Cornhusker Highway (Hwy. 6) to Madison Avenue, will close Monday, November 12 through Wednesday, November 14 for railroad crossing and track work. Traffic will be detoured to N. 48th Street using Cornhusker Highway or Leighton Avenue.

The City and BNSF Railroad Company are coordinating projects to improve the safety and reliability of the tracks and the condition and longevity of the crossing. BNSF is upgrading the tracks and replacing concrete panels between the rails. The City will repair the street leading up to the crossing.

Public Works and Utilities appreciates the public’s patience during this project.

For more information, contact Roger Figard, Executive Director of the City of Lincoln/Lancaster County Railroad Transportation Safety District, at 402-525-5620 or rfigard@lincoln.ne.gov. Information on street closures is available at lincoln.ne.gov (keyword: closures) or through the Waze mobile app.