Carson City road report for Feb. 15-21, 2016

The following information applies to the period of Feb. 15-21.

On Tuesday, Feb. 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. Access will be available from either the Woodside Drive or Highway 50 entrances.

Utility work will continue from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. weekdays at the following locations, with possible flagger controlled traffic:

Mountain Street between Fleischmann Way and Long Street; road will be closed to through traffic Tuesday through Friday

Long Street between Mountain and Division streets; road will be closed to through traffic on Tuesday

Division Street between Fleischmann Way and Long Street

Fleischmann Way between Mountain and Division streets

Sierra Circle, Hillside Way, Miller Way, Pine View Way, and Lane Circle

Washington Street will be closed to through traffic weekdays between Minnesota and Phillips streets due to the construction of the East/West Water Transmission Project. There also will be intermittent flagger controlled traffic on Washington Street between Roop and Phillips streets.

Proctor Street will be closed to through traffic during daytime hours weekdays between Carson and Nevada streets due to utility work. In addition, there will be minor delays on Curry Street between Musser and Telegraph streets during this time.

On Monday, Feb. 15, and Tuesday, Feb. 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 and Schulz drives for the 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.

The Nevada Department of Transportation will be testing its new wind warning system along I-580 in Washoe Valley from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16. During this time, there will be roadside flashing signs prohibiting vehicles over nine feet tall from driving in the valley; however, these vehicles will be permitted to travel on I-580 during the test period, as the overhead freeway signs will indicate.

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. Highway 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. Highway 395 will be available during construction. The project is scheduled to wrap up by early summer.


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