Parts Of I-80 To Close Temporarily Friday Night

Temporary I-80 Lane Closure West of Lincoln

On September 19, the right lane of eastbound I-80 will be closed from the Homestead Expressway Interchange (Milemarker 397), west of Lincoln, to the Lincoln Airport Interchange (Milemarker 399.5) weather permitting, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads.

The lane reduction will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.  At 11 p.m., the eastbound lanes of I-80 will be closed completely.  The eastbound lanes are anticipated to be re-opened Saturday morning, September 20.  Traffic will be detoured to the Downtown Lincoln Interchange on I-180 (Milemarker 401) “via West “O” Street, Sunvalley Boulevard”, and Interstate 180.

These lanes are being closed to set an overhead truss and dynamic message board.