U.S. 50 work between Mound House and Silver Springs to begin
On Sunday, the Nevada Department of Transportation will begin overnight work to apply a top sealant coating to U.S. 50 approximately between Mound House and Silver Springs.
Beginning Sunday, June 14 through Thursday, June 18, one lane will be closed in each direction of U.S. 50 approximately between the State Route 342 junction and Chaves Road. The following week, June 21 through June 25, one lane will be closed in each direction from approximately Stagecoach to the U.S. 50/U.S. 95A Silver Springs junction. All of the work will take place during overnight hours, with one lane closed in each direction between approximately 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. All lanes will remain open during daytime hours.
The flush seal being applied to U.S. 50 consists of less than an inch of oil to help reseal and rejuvenate the asphalt for longer roadway life. Motorists are advised to drive at posted construction speed limits, or slower as necessary for conditions.