Final Leg Of Carson City Freeway To Open Wednesday

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is scheduled to open the last leg of the Interstate 580 Carson City Freeway to traffic beginning August 2. Beginning as early as 10 a.m. August 2, access from the southern end of the freeway will be open and drivers will be able to travel the southern … Continue reading Final Leg Of Carson City Freeway To Open Wednesday

Traffic Delays Expected On Kingsbury Grade July 18 Due To Tree Removal

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Motorists should anticipate 15- to 30-minute traffic delays on Kingsbury Grade Tuesday, July 18 as NV Energy removes two large trees which are encroaching near power lines. Single lane closures with a traffic flagger alternating directions of traffic will be in place on Kingsbury Grade Tuesday between 8 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. … Continue reading Traffic Delays Expected On Kingsbury Grade July 18 Due To Tree Removal

Community Fun Walk/Run Event July 22 To Celebrate Carson City Freeway Completion

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. –The Nevada Department of Transportation is inviting community members to take part in a free fun walk, run and ride celebrating the upcoming opening of the last leg of the Interstate 580 Carson City Freeway. The new section of freeway is scheduled to open in August. Before it opens to vehicle traffic, … Continue reading Community Fun Walk/Run Event July 22 To Celebrate Carson City Freeway Completion

NDOT Highway 50 Cave Rock Tunnel Extension Project Awarded America’s Transportation Award

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 1 min read  CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation’s U.S. 50 Cave Rock tunnel extension project, which completed ahead of schedule last year, has been recognized with an America’s Transportation Award. The award from the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials recognizes the project as the best transportation project under $25 million in … Continue reading NDOT Highway 50 Cave Rock Tunnel Extension Project Awarded America’s Transportation Award

NDOT Improves Roadside Slope For Enhanced Safety On Highway 50 At Lake Tahoe

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation · 2 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation will begin a project Wednesday, June 7 to reinforce a destabilized roadside slope for enhanced safety on U.S. 50 at Lake Tahoe. This year, numerous boulders roughly the size of large passenger vehicles have fallen from a roadside slope onto eastbound travel lanes of U.S. 50 … Continue reading NDOT Improves Roadside Slope For Enhanced Safety On Highway 50 At Lake Tahoe

Nevada Department Of Transportation Announces Apparent Low Bidder For Last Leg Of Carson Freeway Project

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation’s Carson City Freeway Project has reached an important milestone with the recent opening of construction contract bids for the project’s final leg.      Road and Highway Builders’ approximately $42 million bid was named as the apparent low bid for the project. Final bid approval and contract execution will take … Continue reading Nevada Department Of Transportation Announces Apparent Low Bidder For Last Leg Of Carson Freeway Project