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Nebraska Department of Transportation

The Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT) is the state government agency charged with building and maintaining the state and Federal highways in the U.S. State of Nebraska, as well as the state's airports. The main headquarters of the agency is located in Lincoln, the capital city. There are currently eight NDOT district offices located across the state.

Nebraska Department of Transportation (NDOT)
Agency overview
Formed2017
Preceding agencies
JurisdictionNebraska
Headquarters1500 Highway 2 Lincoln, Nebraska
Agency executive
  • Kyle Schneweis [1], director
Parent agencyState of Nebraska
Website[1]

The agency was formed on July 1, 2017 following the merger of the Nebraska Department of Roads and the Nebraska Department of Aeronautics[2], the last of all 50 US states to do something of the like.

Highways and RoadsEdit

The Department of Transportation manages the U.S. Highways and Interstates within the state. In addition, the DOT manages Nebraska State Highway System.

Interstate Highways through the State of Nebraska
 
                             
 
 
 
The U.S. Routes in Nebraska
 
                                            

                                            

Registered historic sitesEdit

 
Ashland Bridge over Salt Creek

More than 20 bridges and other public works projects built or designed by the Nebraska Department of Transportation and its predecessors, including the Nebraska Department of Roads and the Nebraska Bureau of Roads & Bridges, have been listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.[3] Many were registered after a 1996 study seeking to inventory historic bridges in Nebraska and pursuant to a Multiple Property Submission titled "Highway Bridges in Nebraska."[4][5][6] The projects listed on the National Register include:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://dot.nebraska.gov/about/directors-office/
  2. ^ http://dot.nebraska.gov/media/8103/spring-2017.pdf
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  4. ^ Highway Bridges in Nebraska MPS
  5. ^ "Historic Preservation". Nebraska Department of Roads.
  6. ^ "National Register Evaluation of Nebraska Bridges 1947 to 1965" (PDF). Mead Hunt for Nebraska Department of Roads. May 2007.
  7. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Burwell Bridge
  8. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Deering Bridge
  9. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Lewellen State Aid Bridge
  10. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Lewis Bridge
  11. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Lisco State Aid Bridge
  12. ^ NRHP Registration Form for Roscoe State Aid Bridge
  13. ^ NRHP Registration Form for York Subway