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Highway improvements named one of nation’s top road projects

Staff reports

The Nevada Department of Transportation’s Northbound 395 Improvement Project, which widened northbound U.S. 395 in many areas between Moana Lane and Interstate 80, has been named one of the nation’s top 10 road construction projects. It is now in the running to be named the nation’s top project in the America’s Transportation Award competition in the Grand Prize and People’s Choice Award categories in the contest sponsored by the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials.

To vote, go to http://www.americastransportationaward.org by Oct. 19. The winners of both the Grand Prize and the People’s Choice Award will be announced on Nov. 18 and will be awarded $10,000 each to be donated to a charity or scholarship.