Date Published: 2014-07-17
Contact: Ranya Botros
Phone: (702) 385-6504
Title: Ramps to Close on U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive Sunday Night
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 Buffalo Drive off ramp from
northbound U.S.95 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m.
Ramps will reopen to motorists on Monday, July 21 at 5 a.m. The closures are to prepare for the inside and
outside widening of U.S. 95 from Ann Road to Durango Drive. Motorists should slow down, and heed all
traffic control devices.
In addition, lane shifts will
take place on northbound U.S. 95 on Sunday evening. Motorists should continue to expect nightly
lane closures from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night throughout the duration of the
The closures are part
of the U.S. 95 Northwest Corridor Improvements Project, which is a joint effort
between NDOT, the Federal Highway Administration, the Regional Transportation
Commission of Southern Nevada, Clark County and the City of Las Vegas. Phase 2A of the project will widen U.S. 95
from Ann Road to Durango Drive. The
project cost for this phase is $35.7 million.
Las Vegas Paving is the general contractor on this project.