Lane closures will be in effect Monday through Friday, night and day.
No detours will be in place. Expect heavy traffic and delays.
Full Project: Spring 2017 – Winter 2019
2018 Construction Season Schedule:
May 1 – October 15 (could be extended into November depending on the weather)
2017 Construction: From the 50/89 Y to Winnemucca Avenue
2018 Construction: Winnemucca Avenue to Silver Dollar Avenue; “Y” intersection repaving
2019 Construction: Silver Dollar Avenue to Trout Creek Bridge
Water Quality - Protect and improve Lake Tahoe clarity
Collect and treat stormwater runoff
Drainage inlets with sand traps and new piping
Delaware sand filter
Concrete curb and gutter
Underground infiltration piping
Compliance with Caltrans cross slope standards & ADA guidelines, including:
Widen the roadway for bus pullouts
Provide 6-foot shoulders for bike lanes
Replace traffic signals
Replace curb, gutter and sidewalks
Signal and left turn lane improvements at Sierra Boulevard
Traffic Management Memorial Day to Labor Day (Peak Season):
The contractor must provide two traffic lanes in each direction from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. From 8 p.m. to 8 a.m., one lane in each direction must be provided.
From 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, the contractor may use the left-turn lane as a traffic lane, allowing the closure of the outside lane and shoulder in one direction for daytime operations such as drainage work. When traffic is shifted in this way, left turns will be restricted.
From 8 a.m. Friday until midnight Monday, no closures are allowed.
Labor Day to Memorial Day (Off-Peak Season):
The contractor must provide one traffic lane in each direction of travel from midnight Monday to 11 a.m. Friday.
From 11 a.m. Friday through midnight Monday, no closures are allowed.