- 12 July 2017
Nebraska’s roadside ecosystem is diverse and interesting. In your travels, you’ve probably noticed deer, opossums, raccoons, and birds of prey from the comfort of your vehicle. Some of the most essential – and most easily overlooked – links in this ecological chain are in trouble, and the Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) is trying to help.
Early June brings many things in Nebraska: warmer temperatures, fewer rain clouds, an uptick in mosquitoes, and the 37th annual Bicycle Ride Across Nebraska. Close to 600 cyclists will be riding a north-south route around the eastern portion of the state, camping overnight in several cities and riding anywhere from 12-112 miles per day.
- 10 May 2017
Road building, like every other occupation, has its own vocabulary. You may hear us use unfamiliar terms when referring to the work we do out on Nebraska's roads from time to time. Use this list to better understand words like "armor coat" and "chip seal."