4th Street|Prater Way Bus RAPID Transit Project Weekly Update: March 10, 2017

4th Street|Prater Way Bus RAPID Transit Project Weekly Update: March 10, 2017

Dear Stakeholder:

Below please find the project update for the week of March 6 and anticipated traffic control for the week of March 13, 2017.

Project Demolition in Process

With the cooperation of Mother Nature this week, the project team worked to remove the existing roadway, sidewalk and utilities. Crews worked west from Pyramid Way to Rock Blvd. Next week, March 13, traffic control will be installed on the west end of the project for the same type of demolition work. Water line installation, utility improvements and demolition will continue the week of March 13, 2017.

RTC bus routes 2, 25 and 26 are detoured. Access RTC Transit Services for more information.

 

From left to right: Demolition between Pyramid Way and Rock Blvd. Traffic control begins on the west end of the project March 13.

Traffic Control Week of March 13, 2017

Weather dependent, traffic control may include sidewalk closures, lane closures and minor detours.

The south side of the roadway is closed for demolition and roadway reconstruction from Pyramid Way west to El Rancho Drive. Businesses are still open. Traffic is shifted to the north side of the roadway. One lane in each direction will be maintained. Business and residential access will be maintained. Drivers can expect minor delays.

Crews will begin installing traffic control on the west end of the project following the anticipated completion of the City of Reno sewer rehabilitation project on Monday, March 13, 2017. Traffic will be shifted to the south side of the roadway during striping operations, approximately 48 hours, and then shifted to the north side of the roadway. One lane in each direction will be maintained. Business and residential access will be maintained.  Drivers can expect minor delays.

The City of Reno sewer rehabilitation project is anticipated to be complete Friday. March 10, 2017. Please call Reno Direct at 334-INFO with questions or comments.

Text Alerts

Text 4prater to 797979 and you will be automatically enrolled to receive project updates and traffic controls via text message.

Business Support

Please support your neighborhood businesses in the project corridor. Sign up to receive project updates at 4thPrater.com and you are eligible to receive a $25 gift card to a participating local business of your choice!  One gift card distributed every week during construction.

Stakeholder updates will be distributed weekly, and as construction operations progress.  For more information please call the project hotline at (775) 323-9335 or email Info@4thPrater.com for travel tips during construction and to sign-up to receive updates visit 4thPrater.com.

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