OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Starting at 7 a.m. Monday morning, parts of two downtown streets will be shut down for the next two years due to the Riverfront Revitalization project at the Gene Leahy Mall.
#Traffic - Beginning Monday, Aug. 5, at 7:00 a.m., 8th St between Douglas St and Farnam St and Douglas between 8th and 10th St will be closed for the Gene Leahy Mall project for two years. - https://t.co/jrlkiWk95Q Please visit https://t.co/j2UWixCBG5 for more project info.— Omaha Public Works (@omahapublicwrks) July 31, 2019
8th Street between Douglas and Farnam, along with Douglas and Farnam Street between 8th Street and 10th Street will be closed. The renovation of the Gene Leahy Mall is expected to be finished in 2021.