Roads in Nebraska Being Inspected and Reopened


March 19, 2019 (Lincoln, Neb.) — he Nebraska Department of Transportation is continuing
its efforts to inspect and reopen roadways after the historic flooding this spring across the state.

The following highways are open:

Highway N-64, West Maple, is open at 204th
Highway US-77 is open south to Lincoln
Highway US-75 is open

Please remember some local and county roads may still remain impassible.  Travel with caution.

Plan your travel by checking 511 prior to leaving for your destination.  511 provides the most up to date
travel conditions and closures available.  The system is available at all times online at 511.nebraska.gov,
Nebraska 511’s smartphone app or by dialing 511.

BRAN Riders Enroute to Lyons


The BRAN riders were headed to Lyons on Highway 77 last Friday. I was going to South Dakota on vacation and was sure to get some pictures of them on the highway enroute to Lyons for a much welcoming visit by the citizens of Lyons.

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BRAN riders on highway 77 enroute to their welcoming destination in Lyons, NE. All Photos, Credit of Denise Gilliland, Editor and Chief, Kat Country Hub.

BRAN riders on highway 77 enroute to their welcoming destination in Lyons, NE. All Photos, Credit of Denise Gilliland, Editor and Chief, Kat Country Hub.

Work Scheduled on Highway 77


Department of Roads will begin resurfacing the existing shoulders and add shoulder rumble strips on Highway 77 between Oakland and Lyons on June 19th, weather permitting. Traffic will be maintained using flaggers and a pilot vehicle. Motorists are urged to use caution when traveling in this area. Anticipated completion is early July.

Visit the 511 webpage at http://www.511.nebraska.gov or dial 511 or 800-906-9069 to get the most current updates on highway conditions.

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