elKO URBAN IMPROVEMENT Project
The Nevada Department of Transportation is
making road improvements to Idaho Street and Mountain City and Lamoille
Project construction, scheduled to start in early
March 2014, will include milling and repaving the road surface in the
∙ State Route 225, Mountain
City Highway, from Idaho Street to Sundance Drive
State Route 227, Lamoille Highway, from Idaho Street to State Route 228
∙ State Route 535, Idaho Street, from Interstate 80
at the 298 exit to State Route 227/Fifth Street
Sidewalks, curb and gutters will also be
reconstructed at select locations, and a raised median island will be
installed on Mountain City Highway.
majority of project construction in downtown Elko will consist of overnight
single lane closures, with day and nighttime closures on Lamoille Highway.
The approximately $20 million project,
constructed by contractor Road and Highway Builders, is expected to complete in
- Improved roadway surface
- Improved traffic flow with enhanced traffic light synchronization
- Improved traffic safety
- Enhanced pedestrian and ADA-compliant
pathways and access
- Signature roadway landscaping
The project is anticipated to continue through 2015.
project timeline and project elements are subject to change.
Assistant District Engineer