Yankee Hill Road closure begins today

Lincoln on the Move is a six-year investment that will dedicate an additional $78 million to street projects in Lincoln through 2025

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – Yankee Hill Road between South 40th and South 56th will be closed for an investment project. Residential areas will be accessible when possible.

The recommended detour route is South 40th Street to Pine Lake Road to South 56th Street.

The Lincoln on the Move project includes new pavement, one new lane in each direction with a raised center median, new roundabouts at South 44th, South 48th, and South 52nd streets, new water main, new sanitary sewer, box culvert drainage extensions, new sidewalks with curb ramps to meet Americans with Disabilities compliance, and utility work.

This project is currently scheduled to be completed by December of 2022 and is focused on enhancing Lincoln’s street infrastructure.

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