Date Published: 2013-08-24
Contact: Damon Hodge
Phone: (702) 385-6509
Title: Lane Closures Set For Aug. 26-28 to Install DMS Equipment
VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will initiate nighttime
lane closures and rolling stops on I-15 to install of five Dynamic Message
Signs, poles and structures. The nightly restrictions will occur between 9 p.m.
and 5 a.m. Aug. 26-28. On Monday, Aug. 26, TransCore will install the two DMS
systems on I-15 northbound. The first location is between Craig Road and Lamb
Boulevard and the second location is I-north of the CC-215 interchange. The
Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) will perform rolling stops for traffic between 2 to
4 a.m. Tuesday morning.
On Tuesday night,
TransCore will install two DMS systems on I-15 southbound. The first location is
north of the Speedway interchange; the second location is between Craig and
Lamb. NHP will perform rolling stops for traffic between 2 to 4 a.m. Wednesday
morning. On Wednesday night, TransCore will install a DMS system on I-15
southbound at the weigh station near milepost 60. NHP will perform rolling stops
for traffic between 2 to 4 a.m. Thursday morning. Again, lane closures will
start at 9 p.m. and will end at 5 a.m. each night.
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