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HEADS UP: What you should know before taking I-480 Wednesday night, early Thursday morning

Full closure begins at 9 p.m. and lasts through 5 a.m. as crews install a sign truss.
I-480 Sign
Posted at 5:54 PM, Apr 17, 2024
and last updated 2024-04-17 20:43:36-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — As the 20th Street to the Missouri River Project continues, drivers should be aware of a short-term, but significant closure.

  • I-480 will be closed both eastbound and westbound starting at 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 17. (This was previously scheduled to begin an hour later, but plans changed on account of weather.)
  • The full closure will continue through 5 a.m. Thursday, April 18, as crews install an overhead sign truss.
  • If additional time is needed, another closure will be in effect the following night.
  • During the closure, you will not be able to cross the Missouri River using I-480. Plan to detour to I-80 or I-680, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
A full closure of I-480 is scheduled for 9 p.m. Wednesday to 5 a.m. Thursday.

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