Repairs to deck of river bridge getting underway in Beatrice

BEATRICE - The Nebraska Department of Transportation will be closing the westbound lane of the West Court Bridge in Beatrice, starting Monday...for bridge deck repairs.

The Beatrice City Street Department will also have 1st Street closed from Court to Ella Street during the work.

Armor-coating of several sections of Beatrice city streets is also scheduled to get underway this week, beginning today.  Sections of several streets, mostly in east and northeast Beatrice, will get a maintenance treatment.  The work is expected to be completed by Friday.