Omaha closes part of South 144th Street because of rough road conditions

OMAHA, NE (Omaha World-Herald News Service) – Rough road conditions have forced city officials in Omaha to close a portion of a major street in the Millard area.

The City of Omaha Public Works Department says the closure of 144th Street began Sunday night and will remain in effect until further notice.

Northbound traffic lanes will be closed between Millard Avenue and Q Street, and southbound lanes between Q and U Streets.

The department said access to businesses will be maintained while the work goes on with some restrictions.