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  • Glittering Lights Highlights Zero Fatalities
    2016-12-07 Adrienne Packer (702) 385-6504 Glittering Lights Highlights Zero Fatalities When: Friday, December 9 is Zero Fatalities night at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Arrive by 4:45 p.m. Glittering Lights advertised gates to open at 5:30 p.m., but once all ticket takers are in place, it tends to ope
  • Run Laughlin Half Marathon, S.R. 163 Traffic Restrictions December 3
    2016-12-01 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Run Laughlin Half Marathon, S.R. 163 Traffic Restrictions December 3 LAUGHLIN, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces traffic restrictions along State Route 163 or “The Laughlin Highway” from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m., December 3, during the Run
  • NDOT Hosts Project Neon Public Meeting in Downtown Las Vegas on December 7
    2016-12-01 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Hosts Project Neon Public Meeting in Downtown Las Vegas on December 7 WHAT: The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is holding a free meeting to provide a public update on Project Neon – a nearly $1 billion widening of Interstate 15 between Sahara A
  • U.S. Highway 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions Nov. 30-Dec. 22 in Downtown Las Vegas
    2016-11-29 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 U.S. Highway 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions Nov. 30-Dec. 22 in Downtown Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be restricting a lane in each direction along north and southbound U.S. Highway 95 between Rancho Drive and the Sp
  • U.S. 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions Tonight, Tomorrow in Las Vegas
    2016-11-28 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 U.S. 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions Tonight, Tomorrow in Las Vegas   LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will close two right travel lanes along southbound U.S. Highway 95 between Rancho Drive and the Spaghetti Bowl interchange from 9 p.
  • Interstate 15 Nightly Lane Restrictions Nov. 28-Dec. 9 in North Las Vegas
    2016-11-21 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Interstate 15 Nightly Lane Restrictions Nov. 28-Dec. 9 in North Las Vegas NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will make nightly lane restrictions along Interstate 15 in both directions between Craig Road and Speedway Boulevard
  • NDOT SUBSTANTIALLY COMPLETES STATE ROUTE 431 TRUCK ESCAPE RAMP Project Enhances Traffic Safety
    2016-11-18 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 NDOT SUBSTANTIALLY COMPLETES STATE ROUTE 431 TRUCK ESCAPE RAMP Project Enhances Traffic Safety        CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation has substantially completed a project to reconstruct the State Route 431 Mt. Rose Highway tr
  • NDOT ANNOUNCES LANE CLOSURES AS I-580 WASHOE VALLEY ROAD IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETE
    2016-11-18 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 NDOT ANNOUNCES LANE CLOSURES AS I-580 WASHOE VALLEY ROAD IMPROVEMENTS COMPLETE CARSON CITY, Nev. – Daytime lane closures will take place on northbound Interstate 580 through Washoe Valley this Saturday and Sunday, marking substantial completion of a Nevada Depar
  • Rancho Drive U.S. 95 Onramp Lane Restriction Saturday Night in Las Vegas
    2016-11-17 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Rancho Drive U.S. 95 Onramp Lane Restriction Saturday Night in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be restricting the Rancho Drive onramp to northbound U.S. Highway 95 to a single lane for approximately 5 hours from 9 p.
  • U.S. 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions November 17-18 in Las Vegas
    2016-11-17 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 U.S. 95 Nightly Lane Restrictions November 17-18 in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that there will be a single lane restriction in each direction along U.S. Highway 95 between Rancho Drive and the Spaghetti Bo
  • NDOT’S SR 28 ROAD IMPROVEMENT CONSTRUCTION SEASON COMPLETE; TWO MORE SEASONS AHEAD
    2016-11-15 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 NDOT’S SR 28 ROAD IMPROVEMENT CONSTRUCTION SEASON COMPLETE; TWO MORE SEASONS AHEAD Nov. 15, 2016 ( STATELINE, Nev.) – The Nevada Department of Transportation’s State Route 28 Shared Use Path and Safety/Stormwater Enhancement project’s initial construct
  • NDOT Updates U.S. 95 Rancho Drive Ramp Metering for Improved Traffic Flow
    2016-11-15 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Updates U.S. 95 Rancho Drive Ramp Metering for Improved Traffic Flow   LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), in coordination with the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Southern Nevada, is altering ramp metering at Rancho
  • NDOT ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE “LOVE NV WATERS” DRAWING CONTEST
    2016-11-14 Kim Smith 775-434-5811 NDOT ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF THE “LOVE NV WATERS” DRAWING CONTEST The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) Stormwater Program has announced winners of the K-5 th grade Love NV Waters drawing contest. First place: Carson Redford, kindergarten student from Challe
  • Roadside Political Signs Must Be Removed By December 8
    2016-11-09 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Roadside Political Signs Must Be Removed By December 8 LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) reminds political candidates and supporters that campaign signs must be removed from state road right-of-way by December 8. Political signs are
  • North Interstate 15 Guardrail Repairs, Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas Nov. 10
    2016-11-09 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 North Interstate 15 Guardrail Repairs, Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas Nov. 10 LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be making guardrail repairs along southbound Interstate 15 between Mile Markers 52.5 and 54 (just past the 215 Belt
  • Project Neon New Western Avenue Extension Opens Friday in Las Vegas
    2016-11-09 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Project Neon New Western Avenue Extension Opens Friday in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will unveil a new four-lane Western Avenue roadway extension that connects with Charleston Boulevard and Grand Central Parkway by
  • SAVE THE DATE: Project Neon Public Meeting, December 7, 2016
    2016-11-08 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 SAVE THE DATE: Project Neon Public Meeting, December 7, 2016 Project Neon Public Meeting: December 7, 2017, 4 - 7 p.m., Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S. 4th Street, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101
  • Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Las Vegas Road Closures on November 13
    2016-11-07 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Las Vegas Road Closures on November 13 LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be making a number of road closures on Sunday, November 13, for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon. The state maintained road cl
  • Heavy Traffic Anticipated During “Aviation Nation” Weekend Nov. 12-13 in Las Vegas
    2016-11-07 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Heavy Traffic Anticipated During “Aviation Nation” Weekend Nov. 12-13 in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is expecting heavy traffic during “Aviation Nation,” which takes place from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m., November 12 and Nov
  • North Interstate 15 Guardrail Repairs, Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas Nov. 8-9
    2016-11-04 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 North Interstate 15 Guardrail Repairs, Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas Nov. 8-9 LAS VEGAS, NEV. -- The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be making guardrail repairs along southbound Interstate 15 between Mile Markers 52.5 and 54 (just past the 215 Bel
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