If Nebraska City is on your travel plans from the metro, take note. There’s some construction you need to be aware of.
Highway 75 will be completely closed from Union, Nebraska to Nebraska city until September.
The highway is being rebuilt due to the heavy truck traffic it received during the 2011 floods.
Travelers to Nebraska City from the Omaha area are advised to take I–29 South to Nebraska City exit 10 or, from West Omaha, Highway 50 to Syracuse where you can head east on Highway 2. Both routes take about the same amount of time from Omaha.
Highway 75 is expected to reopen for the fall harvest and Nebraska City’s popular AppleJack Festival.