Starting Monday, October 29th, the Q Street bridge between 26th and 27th Streets will close for approximately one year. During this time, route 24 will operate the following detour:
Southbound: Regular route to 24th & O St, west to 25th, north to L St, west to 30th, south to Babe Gomez Avenue, to MCC South Transit Center.
Northbound: Regular route to 30th & Babe Gomez Avenue, north to L St, east to 25th, south to O St, east to 24th, north on regular route.
South of Q Street:
Southbound: Leaving MCTC, Left to 33rd, Left on 33rd to Q, Left on Q to 30th, Right on 30th to Polk, Right on Polk to 31st, Left on 31st to Harrison, Left on Harrison to 30th.
Northbound: Regular route to 30th & R Street, east to Babe Gomez Ave, north to regular route.
During this time, riders will be able to board route 24 for FREE by presenting a Route 24 Detour bus pass, which can be obtained at the South Omaha Library, or through other social agencies located near the project.
Riders can board free at one of the following bus stops:
- MCC South Transit Center (Northbound 24 stall)
- 30th & Livestock Exchange Building (Northbound)
- 24th & N St (Southbound)
- 24th & O St (Southbound)
For more information, download the City of Omaha’s 26th & Q St Bridge Fact Sheet.