The Q Street bridge between 26th and 27th Streets will be closed for approximately one year (Oct 2018 – Dec 2019). 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 MCC South Transit Center, regular route to 27th & Babe Gomez Ave, south to R Street, west to 30th, south to resume regular route.
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.