Road Report as of February 11, 2016. The following information applies to the period of February 15-21:
On Tuesday, February 16, there will be narrowed lanes on Airport Road between Highway 50 and Woodside Drive. Minor delays are expected. During this time, access to the shopping center on the east side of Airport Road will be temporarily closed and will need to be accessed from either the Woodside Drive or Highway 50 entrances.
Utility work will continue Monday through Friday as indicated below, 7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., with possible flagger controlled traffic at the following locations:
• Mountain Street between Fleischmann Way and Long Street. The road will be closed to through traffic Tuesday through Friday.
• Long Street between Mountain and Division Streets. The road will be closed to through traffic on Tuesday.
• Division Street between Fleischmann Way and Long Street.
• Fleischmann Way between Mountain Street and Division Street.
• Sierra Circle, Hillside Way, Miller Way, Pine View Way, and Lane Circle.
Washington Street will be closed to through traffic between Minnesota and Phillips Streets, Monday through Friday, due to the construction of the East/West Water Transmission Project. There will also be intermittent flagger controlled traffic on Washington Street between Roop and Phillips Streets.
Proctor Street will be closed to through traffic between Carson and Nevada Streets, Monday through Friday, during daytime hours due to utility work. In addition, there will be minor delays on Curry Street between Musser and Telegraph Streets during this time.
On Monday, February 15, and Tuesday, February 16, Ann Street will be closed to through traffic between Division and Minnesota Streets due to utility work.
Race Track Road will be closed to through traffic between Bigelow Drive and Schulz Drive for the entire week.
There will be work on the south shoulder of King Street west of Ormsby Boulevard. Two-way traffic will be maintained but the road will be narrowed.
There will be shoulder work on the west side of Presti Lane just south of Medical Parkway, Wednesday through Friday.
On Tuesday, February 16, between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will be testing its new enhanced wind warning system along I-580 in Washoe Valley. During this time, there will be roadside flashing signs prohibiting vehicles over nine feet tall from driving in the valley, however, these vehicles will still be permitted to travel on I-580 during the test period, as will be indicated on the overhead freeway signs.
The Bellevue Road bridge over I-580 in Washoe Valley will continue to be closed due to maintenance. The overpass and ramps are expected to be closed for approximately three months. Detours will be signed.
NDOT is improving bridges crossing the Carson River and the Cradlebaugh Slough on U.S. 395 in the Carson Valley just south of Carson City. Periodic lane and shoulder closures will continue primarily during non-commute hours. One lane in each direction of U.S. 395 will always be available during construction. The project is scheduled to complete by early summer 2016.
Dan Doenges, PTP
Senior Transportation Planner
Carson City Public Works Department/
Carson Area Metropolitan Planning Organization
3505 Butti Way
Carson City, NV 89701