Nebraska Highway 70

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Nebraska Highway 70 marker

Nebraska Highway 70
Route information
Maintained by NDOR
Length: 115.80 mi[2] (186.36 km)
Existed: 1960[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: N‑2 / N‑92 east of Broken Bow
  US 183 north of Westerville
N‑58 east of Arcadia
N‑11 in Ord
N‑91 west of Ericson
US 281 east of Ericson
East end: N‑14 in Elgin
Location
Counties: Custer, Valley, Garfield, Wheeler, Antelope
Highway system
N‑69 N‑71

Nebraska Highway 70 is a highway in central Nebraska. Its western terminus is at an intersection with Nebraska Highway 2 and Nebraska Highway 92 east of Broken Bow. Its eastern terminus is at Nebraska Highway 14 in Elgin.

Route description[edit]

Nebraska Highway 70 begins at an intersection with NE 2 and NE 92 just east of Broken Bow. It heads in an eastward direction into farmland from here, where it intersects with US 183 north of Westerville. It runs concurrently with US 183 for about a mile before splitting off to the east again, passing through Westerville. The highway runs to the east and northeast, passing through Arcadia. East of Arcadia, it meets NE 58 and heads northward, passing by NE 22 as well. In Ord, it intersects NE 11 and runs concurrently to the east with it for just about a mile. NE 70 exits Ord and heads in a northeasterly direction, where it will meet with NE 91 west of Ericson. NE 70 and NE 91 run concurrently through Ericson before meeting with US 281 to the east. NE 70 runs concurrently northward with US 281 for about 14 miles (23 km), passing through Bartlett, before splitting off to the east. Further east, the highway enters Elgin where it terminates at an intersection with NE 14.[2][3]

Major intersections[edit]

County Location Mile[2] Junction Notes
Custer Broken Bow 0.00 N‑2 / N‑92 (East South E Street) Western terminus
Westerville 12.10 US 183 north West end of US 183 overlap
13.11 US 183 south East end of US 183 overlap
Valley 33.26 N‑58 south
37.71 N‑22 east
Ord 47.16 N‑11 north West end of NE 11 overlap
42.30 N‑11 south (South 14th Street) East end of NE 11 overlap
Garfield 64.31 N‑91 west West end of NE 91 overlap
Wheeler Ericson 77.90 US 281 south / N‑91 east East end of NE 91 overlap, west end of US 281 overlap
91.91 US 281 north East end of US 281 overlap
Antelope Elgin 115.80 N‑14 (North 2nd Street) Eastern terminus

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