July 31, 2019 (Omaha, Neb.) — The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces US-275/N-92 west of the Elkhorn River is scheduled to reopen today Wednesday, July 31, with flagging operations to continue during daylight hours for up to three weeks, according to NDOT District Two Engineer, Tim Weander.
Since March 15, 2019, US-275/N-92 has had both lanes closed as a result of significant flood damage to the bridge. The original structure was 80 feet long with a single span. As a result of flood damage, the new structure is a 210-foot long, 3-span bridge.
Constructors, Inc. is the contractor on this project.
- Date of Contract – 03-29-2019
- Total Days Closed – 139 days
- Cost of Repairs – $3.5 million
- Nature of Repairs – complete reconstruction of the bridge structure and pavement
The NDOT thanks all involved for their partnership, effort, and dedication on completing repairs in an expedited time period.
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