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Date Published: 2013-06-24

Contact: Damon Hodge

Phone: (702) 385-6509

Title: Event to Outline Traffic Impacts on F Street Underpass Reopening

Story Text:

LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will join key stakeholders at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, June 27, for a press conference outlining the construction impacts on the F Street Underpass reopening project. Reopening the underpass will enhance the transportation network and improve accessibility, mobility and safety for residents in the historic West Las Vegas area. The reopening project will cost approximately $13.6 million; funding comes from combination of local, state and federal sources. The F Street reopening project was advertised to bidders in early 2013, and Las Vegas Paving Corp. was awarded the contract. The project's construction phase began on June 2 and is expected to be completed in late Fall 2014.

WHO:              NDOT and officials from City of Las Vegas, Atkins and Las Vegas Paving

WHAT:            Press Conference on the construction impacts of the F Street Underpass Reopening Project

WHEN:            1:30 p.m., Thursday, June 27, 2013

WHERE:          Regional Transportation Commission, Room 108 (1st Floor), 600 Grand Central Parkway, Las Vegas, Nev. 89106

Those interested in more information can call Public Information Office Damon Hodge at (702) 385-6509 or e-mail him at Damon Hodge's e-mail address.