Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates Get information about City of Lincoln Services and Operations

Visit our new

InterLinc Home Page
City of Lincoln
City of Lincoln
Mayor's Office

2020 Media Releases

August 27, 2020
Media Contact:
Erika Hill, LTU Communications and Public Affairs, 402-441-7538
Roger Figard, Railroad Transportation Safety District, 402-525-5620

Temporary Street Closures Begin Monday for Railroad Repairs

Beginning at 7 a.m., Monday, August 31, railroad crossing repairs will temporarily close several streets throughout the following week. Project dates and locations are as follows:

Digital signs will alert drivers to upcoming work and closures. Travelers are encouraged to follow the detour or seek an alternate route. No through traffic will be allowed during these repairs. Drivers are reminded to exercise caution around work zones.

Lincoln Transportation and Utilities (LTU) the Railroad Transportation Safety District (RTSD) and Burlington Northern Santa Fe are coordinating this work to improve the safety, reliability and longevity of these crossings. LTU appreciates the public's patience during this work.

For more information, contact Shane Dostal, LTU, 402-525-7852, or Roger Figard, RTSD, 402-525-5620, Current information on street closures is available at (keyword: closures) or through the Waze mobile app.

Mayor's Office
Media Releases