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Date Published: 2014-03-13

Contact: Damon Hodge

Phone: (702) 385-6509

Title: Graffiti Abatement Slated This Weekend on I-15, U.S. 95

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LAS VEGAS - The Nevada Department of Transportation will implement traffic restrictions on Saturday night and Sunday morning for graffiti abatement projects on I-15 and U.S. 95. Please expect delays in the impacted areas, consider alternate routes and adhere to all traffic control devices.

  • On Saturday, March 15 from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., the I-15 southbound on-ramps from Lake Mead Boulevard will be closed, as will the two right lanes on I-15 southbound from Lake Mead to Washington Avenue, in order to remove graffiti from an overhead sign and install graffiti prevention guards.
  • Also on Saturday, starting at 11:30 p.m. and ending on Sunday, March 16 at 1:30 a.m., the U.S. 95 southbound on-ramp from Rainbow Boulevard will be closed for graffiti abatement on an overhead sign and to take measurements for the future installation of a graffiti prevention guard.
  • On Sunday from 1:30 a.m. to 4 a.m., the I-15 northbound on-ramp from eastbound and westbound Cheyenne Avenue will be closed, as will the right lane on I-15 northbound, for graffiti abatement on an overhead sign.

NDOT strives to provide current information about construction schedules and highway and roadway restrictions and closures. Unscheduled restrictions and closures may occur and weather can impact work schedules. For the latest information on Nevada highway conditions, call 5-1-1 or log on to Nevada 511. For information on NDOT projects, log on to the Projects and Programs link. You can also follow the department on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. To assist with travel decisions based on road conditions, you can view Las Vegas traffic cameras at LV Cameras.

About NDOT 

Established in 1917, the Nevada Department of Transportation is responsible for the planning, construction, operation and maintenance of 5,400 miles of highway and more than 1,000 bridges comprising the state highway system. NDOT's mission is to provide a better transportation system for Nevada through unified and dedicated efforts. The department is divided into three districts. The districts are responsible for supervising all state transportation activities within their local areas. NDOT's headquarters is located in Carson City; district offices are in Las Vegas, Reno and Elko. NDOT is overseen by a seven-member directors' board and run by senior staff. Visit NDOT's Website for more informatio