Roadway paint striping has begun May 10 in Cherry County, according to the Nebraska Department of Roads.

Swanston Equipment Co., of Fargo, North Dakota has the $661,552.00 contract for districtwide striping.

After striping is completed in this Cherry county, work will progress east through Brown, Keya Paha, Blaine,
Rock, Garfield, Loup, Holt, Boyd and Wheeler counties. The anticipated completion date is July 1.

The Department of Roads’ project manager is Carl Hart of Ainsworth. Motorists are advised to use caution when encountering construction vehicles on the roadway.