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2020 Media Releases

August 21, 2020
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Sara Hartzell, Parks and Recreation, 402-441-8261

Portion of Rock Island Trail to Close August 25

The Rock Island Trail between Capitol Parkway and "A" Street will be closed from 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. August 25 through September 8 for drainage improvement work under the Lincoln Children's Zoo plaza bridge. The trail will be open during evenings and weekends. The recommended detour is to use the Billy Wolff Trail along Capitol Parkway, and then rejoin the Rock Island Trail at "A" Street.

For more information on trails, visit or contact Sara Hartzell, Lincoln Parks and Recreation, at 402-441-8261 or

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