A detour change will begin May 22 on N-12/Sparks River Road, south of Sparks, according to the Nebraska Department of Transportation.
Construction work continues at the junction of N-12/Sparks River Road (Sparks) and proceeds approximately 3.3 miles south. Work includes grading and asphalt paving of Sparks River Road. The
detour will close the north two miles of Sparks River Road to thru traffic and allow thru traffic on the south 1.3 miles. Detours will be posted for Niobrara River access. Anticipated completion is mid-summer
Motorists are asked to drive cautiously in and near construction zones, to expect delays and buckle up.