NDOT to Host Groundbreaking Event for US-275, Scribner to West Point

LINCOLN - The Nebraska Department of Transportation, together with Governor Pete Ricketts and West Point Mayor Bruce Schlecht, will host a groundbreaking event on Wednesday, July 14, for three segments of the U.S. Highway 275 expressway project.

The 18.56-mile project awarded to Koss Construction of Topeka, Kansas will expand US-275 from a two-lane highway to a four-lane divided expressway from Scribner, Nebraska to West Point, Nebraska.

NDOT Director John Selmer, Governor Pete Ricketts, West Point Mayor Bruce Schlecht, and representatives from Koss Construction and HDR will make brief remarks.

News Channel Nebraska will be streaming the groundbreaking live on TV and social media starting at 10 a.m.