Kearney Announces Upcoming Road Closures


The city of Kearney Utilities Department has announced plans to close Avenue M from First Street to 11th Street beginning Tuesday, March 26.

The road is expected to be closed from 8 a.m. on Tuesday until 6 p.m. that same evening, weather permitting.

Residents that live on Avenue M will still be able to access their driveways, but are advised to use caution when in the area.

The purpose of the closure is to install a water service just north of First Street.

The city has also announced that the Union Pacific Railroad is planning to continue work on the Central Avenue Railroad crossing on Monday, March 25. The crossing is expected to be closed from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m..

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