I Street - 102nd Street to EB I-80 On-Ramp (OPW 53897)

About the Project

The existing pavement surface on I Street from 102nd Street to the eastbound I-80 on-ramp has deteriorated over the years and has reached the end of its serviceable life. This project will reconstruct
the roadway to a new concrete pavement section with curb and gutter, construction of an enclosed underground storm sewer system, and construction of a sidewalk and ADA curb ramps on the south side of the new roadway. West of the 108th Street intersection, the driving lane and turn lane configuration will be replaced in a similar manner as it currently exists. East of 108th Street intersection to the railroad tracks, the addition of a center turn lane is planned.
At this time, it is anticipated the construction activity will occur in two separate segments, the portion west of the 108th Street intersection and the portion east of the 108th Street intersection. Each of these segments will occur in a separate timeframe. While construction occurs west of the 108th Street intersection, I Street will be closed from 108th Street to the eastbound I-80 on-ramp. When construction occurs east of the 108th Street intersection, eastbound traffic is anticipated to be maintained for local access only to those properties located between 102nd Street and 108th Street.

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This project is being undertaken as a part of the Street Preservation Fund Program. For more information on these projects, click here.

Project Schedule



June 16, 2022
Starting tomorrow (Friday, June 17, 2022), roadway work on the south side of I Street from the I-80 ramp will progress to 110th Street and roadway removals will begin at the 110th and I Street intersection. Click here for more information.
May 2022
The City of Omaha’s “I” Street project between 108th Street and the Interstate 80 (I-80) ramp, is scheduled to begin on Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Utility relocation work has begun and will continue throughout the project corridor for the remainder of the 2022 construction season into 2023. Utility agencies will coordinate with properties as needed during their operations. The contractor, Charles Vrana & Son Construction Company, plans to begin construction with a full closure of “I” Street from 108th Street to the I-80 ramp beginning May 10, 2022.
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Stephen Edloff
Project Manager, Public Works Division 
City of Omaha