Project Weekly Update: January 19, 2018

Project Weekly Update: January 19, 2018

Dear Stakeholder:
Below please find the project update for the week of January 15 and anticipated traffic control for the week of January 22, 2018.

Photo of Paul and Evan

Paul and son Evan hope to create an establishment where patrons feel like family.

January 2018 Business Spotlight:  4th Street Bar
In our efforts to support businesses within the project area, RTC will profile a business within the corridor each month. Paul Kotler recently invested in east Fourth Street with the purchase of what used to be the Cadillac Lounge at 1114 East Fourth Street. Kotler changed the name to 4th Street Bar and is providing aesthetic and structural improvements. The business could be one of the oldest establishments in the neighborhood with records dating back to 1904. Kotler is excited for street and sidewalk improvements and looks forward to a revitalized corridor with the completion of the project.

Sullivan Lane Closure Planned
Sullivan Lane at Prater Way will be closed for traffic signal pole work starting Monday, January 22, to Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily. Detours will be in place. The closure will not impact traffic on Prater Way. Construction crews will maintain access to businesses and residences.

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.
Photo of Davin's Buffet Contact Information

Previous establishment names include: AA Bar, Quilici Bar, Davin’s Buffet and Reno Bar

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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