Kearney Overpass Work scheduled to begin before Thanksgiving

Kearney Overpass Work scheduled to begin before Thanksgiving

KEARNEY, Neb. – The City of Kearney Public Works Department announces that upgrades and repairs to lighting will be taking place on various days for 3 of the city’s overpasses. On Thursday, November 19, 2020 beginning at 9:00 a.m., the Avenue H Overpass will be closed to all traffic.

On Monday, November 23 beginning at 9:00 a.m. the Avenue M Overpass will be closed to all traffic. Citizens will need to take an alternate route during these closures. On Wednesday, November 25, work will begin at 9:00 a.m. on the 30th Avenue Overpass.

Vehicle traffic will be able to continue using the overpass, however, traffic will be shifted to head-to-head two lanes during this time. Speeds will be reduced in the area. Citizens are urged to use extreme caution while repairs are being made in the work zone. All work is expected to be completed by the end of each work day.

These operations are greatly dependent on existing wind and weather conditions at the time of each closure, and are subject to change or to be rescheduled.