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F Street Connection Project (underneath I-15)
This multimillion-dollar project will reopen F Street
underneath I-15 near downtown Las Vegas. Since 2010, the City of Las Vegas and
NDOT have been working with elected officials and community leaders on a
reopening plan. This effort has involved citizen input on the design,
aesthetics and more. Construction will take approximately 20
months and finish in late 2014.
On Sunday, June 2, on the
first phase of multiphase project began. Motorists can expect lane reductions
and traffic shifts on northbound and southbound I-15 between U.S. 95 and
Washington. The initial work consists of lane shifts, the removal of median
barrier rail and high mast lighting as well as temporary paving for future
Phase 2 lane shifts.
Changeable message signs will be
placed throughout the work zone and the speed limit will be reduced to 55 mph
in the work zone. Project work hours will run nightly from 7 p.m. to 6 a.m.,
Sunday night through Friday morning.
at 7 p.m. Sunday, June 2: Work will commence on the
northbound I-15 lanes between U.S. 95 and Washington. Lanes will be shifted to
the right (east), with three travel lanes, one exit lane to D Street and
minimized shoulders (two feet). In addition, rolling lane closures will take
place throughout the night.
For the week of June 3-6:
On Monday and Tuesday June 3-4, southbound I-15 lanes will be shifted to the
right (west) and reduced from four travel lanes to three in order to restripe
the southbound lanes. Rolling lane closures will also take place throughout the
will be lane closures on the median side of northbound and southbound I-15
onTuesday, Wednesday and Thursdaynight (June 4-6)
to allow for the placement of temporary barrier rail to create a safe
City of Las
Vegas F Street Connection Project website
I-15 Cactus Avenue Interchange Project
Construction on the I-15 Cactus Interchange Project
is underway. This project will reduce congestion on I-15 in the rapidly
growing sectors of the Las Vegas Valley and provide a connection for regional
traffic for motorists traveling within Clark County, the city of Las Vegas and
the city of Henderson. In addition, the project will provide an alternative
route to the rapidly-expanding southwestern sector of the Las Vegas Valley. The
total project cost is estimated between $62 million. Construction began on
April 1, 2013, and is expected to be completed in Fall 2014.
the project progresses, motorists can expect lane closures in and around the
project area. Updates will be posted to this page and, in some cases,
distributed via NDOT's social media mechanisms. Through the end of 2013,
motorists can expect lane reductions and traffic shifts on I-15 between
Silverado Ranch and St. Rose Parkway as part of the I-15 interchange project at
Through the end of 2013: Northbound
I-15 will be reduced from three lanes to two lanes between the Silverado
Ranch and St. Rose Parkway Interchanges.
Starting June 3,
2013: Southbound I-15 traffic in the area will be shifted to the
northbound side (eastern half) of the freeway. The northbound side of I-15
will be reconfigured to accommodate three southbound lanes and two northbound
lanes. Upon completion of work on the western half of I-15, traffic will
shift to the southbound side (western half) of the freeway.
Three southbound lanes will be maintained at all times
except from 9 p.m. and 5 a.m. nightly, Monday night through Friday morning.
Two northbound lanes will be maintained at all times except
between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., nightly, Sunday night through
I-15 Projects Under NDOT Permit
of North Las Vegas, in cooperation with the Regional Transportation
Commission of Southern Nevada, have been working to develop
plans to improve North 5th Street between Owens Avenue and the Northern
Beltway (CC-215), a distance of approximately seven miles.The goal of the
North 5th Street Improvements Project is to provide an enhanced north-south
transportation corridor along North 5th Street in the City of North Las
Vegas. The $30 million bridge is part of the City's North 5th Street
Arterial Project. The North 5th Street Bridge is expected to be complete
this summer. Funding comes from the RTC. Target Construction is the
North Las Vegas, Nevada -- Motorists will encounter
varying lane closures of northbound and southbound Interstate 15 from
Cheyenne Avenue to Lake Mead Boulevard, Monday through Thursday. Most of the
lane closures will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., however, daytime
closures will be in effect on Monday and Tuesday. Crews will be working on
the North 5th Street Bridge over I-15.
U.S. 95 Northwest Corridor Improvements
multi-phase, multi-year project will improve U.S. 95 from Washington Avenue to
Kyle Canyon Road in northwestern Las Vegas by adding lanes, constructing
interchanges at Horse Drive and Kyle Canyon Road and creating a
system-to-system interchange between U.S. 95 and CC 215, along with other
improvements, including aesthetics.
Phase 1, which stretches
from Washington Avenue to Ann Road, is complete. Phase 4, which included a new
interchange at Horse Drive and U.S. 95, was complete in 2011. Phases 2 and 3
are currently in the final design phases and will proceed when funding
becomes available. Phase 5 is scheduled to begin construction in 2018 or
later, pending funding. Phases 2 and 5 are in partnership with the City of
Las Vegas; Phase 3 is a partnership between NDOT, the City of Las Vegas and
95 Northwest Corridor Improvements Project
U.S. 95/515 Corridor Improvements
When traveling through construction
zones, motorists should observe posted speed limits and watch for
construction personnel and equipment.
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is published manually and cannot be guaranteed as to accuracy or timeliness.
This information depends on a number of items, including Internet
availability, communications networks, and computer equipment which are beyond
the control of the NDOT and difficult to predict.
construction conditions can change rapidly and the most immediate conditions
can not always be reflected on this webpage. Weather and road conditions
change rapidly, and drivers are in the best position to perceive such
conditions and adjust their driving accordingly. Those relying on this
information do so at their own risk, and neither the State of Nevada, the
NDOT nor any of their employees or agents shall be liable for either the
accuracy of this information nor any actions taken in reliance