Weather permitting, construction work will begin February 15 on Interstate 80 near Brady, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
Midwest Coatings Company, Inc. and BAS Holding, LLC of Modale, Iowa, has the $233,600 contract. Work includes crack sealing I-80 in both the eastbound and westbound lanes. Work will take place from Reference Post 198+40 to Reference Post 205+61. Traffic will be maintained with lane closures, speed reductions, and a 12-foot width restriction. The anticipated completion is Spring 2021.
Motorists are reminded to drive cautiously in and near work zones, to buckle up, and to put phones down.