U.S. Highway 50 Y to Trout Creek

Project Schedule 
  • Full Project: Spring 2017 – Winter 2019
  • Upcoming 2017 Construction Season Schedule:
    • Start: May 2017
    • End: October 2017
3 Phases 
  • 2017 Construction: From the 50/89 Y to Winnemucca Avenue 
  • 2018 Construction: Winnemucca Avenue to Sierra Boulevard 
  • 2019 Construction: Sierra Blvd to Trout Creek Bridge 
Project Benefits 
  • Water Quality - Protect and improve Lake Tahoe clarity
    • Collect and treat stormwater runoff
    • Drainage inlets with sand traps and new piping
    • Delaware sand filter
    • Infiltration basins
    • 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