Construction begins on Tuxedo Park Road, eight months to complete

CRETE, Neb. (KLKN) — Weather permitting, work will begin Monday, Sept. 21, on Tuxedo Park Road in Crete, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT).

K2 Real Estate Development of Lincoln, Nebraska, has the more than 1,290,000 dollar contract. The work will include removing and replacing the bridge and approaches across the Big Blue River.

Traffic will be maintained with a marked detour on Idaho Avenue for access to Tuxedo Park Road. The Big Blue River will be obstructed to allow access for construction. Watercraft portage landing areas will be available upstream and downstream of the bridge during construction.

Warning devices and signs will be posted and the anticipated completion date is May 2021.

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