Carson City could end up owning several byways now under the control of the Nevada Department of Transportation.
This arrangement would save the city $4.8 million, or the remainder of money owed for Phase 1 of the Carson City Freeway. Carson has paid nearly $14.2 million of its $19-million share for that section. Phase 1 began funneling traffic from Arrowhead Drive to Highway 50 East last year.
The Regional Transportation Commission will consider transferring ownership of the streets and bridges, most of which are in west Carson, during its meeting, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Streets that would be in control of …