Asphalt paving project will establish hard-surfaced driving lanes from Lancaster County to Highway 43 in Otoe County
Thursday, June 3rd 2021, 12:08 PM CDT
NEBRASKA CITY – Otoe County commissioners approved a memorandum of understanding regarding paving a 1.8 miles of Road C from the existing pavement near the Woodland Hills Golf Course to the Lancaster County line.
Board minutes say an anonymous donor is funding the project, which received a $2.5 million bid from Pavers Inc. Asphalt paving with shoulders is planned for 50 mph rating on 1.8 miles.
Rugged terrain will require construction of multiple, concrete box culverts.
Commissioner Jerad Sornson said the road has needed hard-surfacing for a long time.
Sornson: “We have so many spots…