Project Weekly Update: January 8, 2018

Project Weekly Update: January 8, 2018

Dear Stakeholder:
Below please find the project update for the week of January 1 and anticipated traffic control for the week of January 8, 2018.

The intersection of Prater Way and El Rancho Drive is OPEN. Lane shifts and closures will continue throughout January with through traffic maintained. The team made utility improvements and will place new asphalt in the spring.

The intersection of Prater Way and El Rancho Drive is OPEN. Lane shifts and closures will continue throughout January with through traffic maintained. The team made utility improvements and will place new asphalt in the spring.

Reno Construction Begins
The RTC project team is in the process of removing old sidewalk, curb and gutter on the southside of 4th Street in Reno from Galletti Way proceeding westbound towards Sage Street. Improvements will include new ADA compliant sidewalk, curb and gutter. Lane shifts and sidewalk detours are in place.

Traffic Control

  • Traffic is reduced to one lane in each direction from Rock Blvd. to Evans Ave. Businesses are open and accessible.
  • 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 permitting, 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
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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