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  • NDOT to Close Grier Ramp
    2014-07-30 Ranya Botros 702-385-6504 NDOT to Close Grier Ramp Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation will be closing the Grier ramp, which may be accessed from westbound and eastbound Sunset Road (State Route 562), heading towards the Airport Spur Connector (State Route 171) on Su
  • Mt. Rose Highway Construction Temporarily Suspended for Easier Hot August Night/Events Travel
    2014-07-24 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Mt. Rose Highway Construction Temporarily Suspended for Easier Hot August Night/Events Travel The Nevada Department of Transportation will temporarily suspend major construction work on the Mt. Rose Highway and other state road projects during Hot August Nights and
  • Nightly Lane Restrictions on I-15
    2014-07-22 Ranya Botros 702-385-6504 Nightly Lane Restrictions on I-15 Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement nightly lane restrictions on I-15 southbound between Silverado Ranch and St. Rose Parkway from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. each night.   Restrictions will go into eff
  • Lane Restrictions Tonight on I-15
    2014-07-21 Ranya Botros 702-385-6504 Lane Restrictions Tonight on I-15 Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation will be restricting the far left lanes on I-15 northbound between Cheyenne Avenue and Craig Road from 8 p.m. to 12 a.m.   Crews will be inspecting the new pedestrian bridge
  • Major Paving Begins as Part of U.S. 50 Moundhouse-Area Repaving and Improvement Project
    2014-07-18 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Major Paving Begins as Part of U.S. 50 Moundhouse-Area Repaving and Improvement Project Major paving work is scheduled to start Sunday evening, July 20 on U.S. 50 in the Moundhouse area as part of a Nevada Department of Transportation project to enhance the highway.
  • Ramps to Close on U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive Sunday Night(1)
    2014-07-17 Ranya Botros (702) 385-6504 Ramps to Close on U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive Sunday Night Las Vegas – On Sunday, July 20, the Nevada Department of Transportation will be closing the eastbound 215 on ramp from northbound U.S. 95, the westbound 215 on ramp from U.S.95 and the Bu
  • I-80 Carlin Tunnels Project Update
    2014-07-14 Meg Ragonese (775) 813-6435 I-80 Carlin Tunnels Project Update Halfway through the second and final construction season, a Nevada Department of Transportation project to repave and enhance Interstate 80 in the Carlin Tunnels area has made great progress.        The project began in May 2013
  • Ramps to Close on U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive Sunday Night
    2014-07-11 Ranya Botros 702-385-6504 Ramps to Close on U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive Sunday Night Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation will be closing the southbound Centennial Center Boulevard on ramp to U.S. 95 from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m., along with the southbound U.S. 95 o
  • Lane to be Restricted on Tropicana
    2014-07-11 Ranya Botros (702) 385-6504 Lane to be Restricted on Tropicana Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will restrict the far right lane on eastbound Tropicana Avenue (State Route 593) from Sandhill Road to just past Rollingwood Drive starting at 6 a.m. on Tuesday,
  • NDOT to Restrict Lane on U.S. 95
    2014-07-10 Ranya Botros (702) 385-6504 NDOT to Restrict Lane on U.S. 95 Las Vegas – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will restrict the left lane on U.S. 95 northbound from the Railroad Pass Interchange to milepost 58, which is just before the Wagonwheel Interchange.   The lane res
  • Graffiti Abatement Prompts Saturday Closures on U.S. 95
    2014-07-10 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Graffiti Abatement Prompts Saturday Closures on U.S. 95 LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic restrictions on Saturday, July 12, on U.S. 95 for a graffiti removal project. Starting at 9 p.m. and ending at 5 a.m., crews will clos
  • Paving on Residential Section of Mt. Rose Highway Project Completes Ahead of Schedule
    2014-07-02 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Paving on Residential Section of Mt. Rose Highway Project Completes Ahead of Schedule  A Nevada Department of Transportation project to repave and enhance the Mt. Rose Highway is scheduled to reach a milestone with early completion of paving on the bottom section of
  • Work on Road Projects Suspended for Holiday Weekend
    2014-07-01 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Work on Road Projects Suspended for Holiday Weekend LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will temporarily suspend major work on state road projects over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. No construction-related lane closures will take place between
  • Public Meeting on July 8 to Cover Proposed SR160 Improvements
    2014-06-30 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Public Meeting on July 8 to Cover Proposed SR160 Improvements LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation, in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration, the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service, have prepared an Environmental Ass
  • Mt. Rose Improvement Project to Start June 2
    2014-05-27 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Mt. Rose Improvement Project to Start June 2 Road work will take place on Mt. Rose Highway (SR 431) as construction starts June 2 on a Nevada Department of Transportation project to repave and enhance the highway between the Mt. Rose junction and summit.      
  • NDOT’s Year in Review Highlights Awards, Recognition
    2014-01-02 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 NDOT’s Year in Review Highlights Awards, Recognition LAS VEGAS  - It was an award-winning year in 2013 for the Nevada Department of Transportation. Below is a brief synopsis of the awards and recognition the department received for Southern Nevada transportation enh
  • Snyder Avenue Bridge Opening Over Carson City Freeway
    2014-06-26 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Snyder Avenue Bridge Opening Over Carson City Freeway The Snyder Avenue overpass is scheduled to open by Friday afternoon over the southern portion of the Carson City Freeway as work progresses on the Nevada Department of Transportation project to complete the freew
  • Traffic Shift Starts Tonight on U.S. 95 NW Corridor Project
    2014-06-22 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Traffic Shift Starts Tonight on U.S. 95 NW Corridor Project LAS VEGAS  - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic pattern changes on U.S. 95 as part of Phase 2A of the U.S. 95 Northwest Corridor Improvements Project. Begun on April 14, 2014, th
  • Lanes to Close Nightly Mon-Fri on U.S. 95, I-15 for Bridge Repairs
    2014-06-16 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Lanes to Close Nightly Mon-Fri on U.S. 95, I-15 for Bridge Repairs LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement nightly traffic restrictions this week for bridge-related repairs on U.S. 95 and I-15 near downtown Las Vegas. In place Monday, Jun
  • Months-long Paving Project on Carey Avenue Starts Tuesday
    2014-06-16 Damon Hodge (702) 385-6509 Months-long Paving Project on Carey Avenue Starts Tuesday LAS VEGAS  - The City of North Las Vegas, under a permit from the Nevada Department of Transportation, will begin a Carey Avenue milling and paving project on Tuesday. This project is expected to last through
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