Project Weekly Update: November 30, 2017

Project Weekly Update: November 30, 2017

Dear Stakeholder:
Below please find the project update for the week of November 27 and anticipated traffic control for the week of December 4, 2017.

Galletti Way and Victorian Ave. Improvements

New concrete at Galletti Way and 4th/Prater.

New concrete at Galletti Way and 4th/Prater.

New roadway and median on Victorian Ave.

New roadway and median on Victorian Ave.

The project team is taking advantage of warm temperatures and dry conditions to complete improvements on the east end of the project in Sparks. The team will complete concrete work at the Galletti Way and 4th/Prater Way intersection this week and anticipates opening the intersection to through traffic in early December.  The team finished roadway paving and median island improvements on Victorian Ave. between Kietzke Lane and Prater Way.  Upcoming operations include underground utility improvements at Prater Way and El Rancho Dr. on the north side of the roadway.

Traffic Control

  • Galletti Way at E. 4th Street is closed until mid-December. Through traffic please use Kietzke Lane to access Nevada Department of Transportation, Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles and Cemex. East and west traffic will be maintained on E. 4th
  • Lane reductions and detour at Victorian Ave./El Rancho Drive and 4th/Prater Way.
  • Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction from Rock Blvd. to Evans Ave. Businesses are still open.
  • Possible side street closures throughout the project from Pyramid Way to Evans Ave. Please use posted detours.
  • Traffic control on Prater Way/4th Street between El Rancho Drive and Galletti Way includes lane reductions and a three-way stop east and westbound and at the I-80 westbound on and off ramps. Traffic lights at I-80 eastbound on and off ramps are still functioning normally.
  • For the safety of drivers, riders and crews, RTC bus routes 2, 5, 11, 13, 15, 25 and 26 are detoured. Access RTC Transit Services for more information. Detours will be in place throughout the project.

Notes
Weather dependent, traffic control may include sidewalk closures, lane closures and minor detours. Possible lane shifts with flagger throughout the project corridor.Traffic control and work zones will be in place and changing frequently.  Use caution and look for flaggers for direction.  Brief delays can be expected.

Text Alerts
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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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