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  • NDOT Post-Earthquake Statement for Las Vegas II
    2015-05-22 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Post-Earthquake Statement for Las Vegas II   LAS VEGAS, NEV. – A shallow 5.4-magnitude earthquake occurred at 11:47 a.m., May 22, over 100 miles north of Las Vegas. However, its impact was felt in the Las Vegas valley. The temblor occurred at a depth of 3.7 mi
  • NDOT Post-Earthquake Statement for Las Vegas
    2015-05-22 Tony Illia (702) 3856509 NDOT Post-Earthquake Statement for Las Vegas The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is currently inspecting for any potential damage following today's 5.0 earthquake in Caliente, including the U.S. 95 southbound ramp to I-15 southbound that is currently clo
  • NDOT Completes $1.5 Million Upgrade of U.S. Highway 93, Valley of Fire Road
    2015-05-22 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Completes $1.5 Million Upgrade of U.S. Highway 93, Valley of Fire Road OVERTON, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has completed a $1.5 million microsurfacing upgrade of U.S. Highway 93 in Lincoln County from Mile Post 0 to Mile Post 24. In
  • Charleston Blvd. Traffic Restrictions Start May 26
    2015-05-21 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Charleston Blvd. Traffic Restrictions Start May 26   LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces lane restrictions in both directions along West Charleston Boulevard between Montclair Street and Decatur Boulevard starting May 18. The L
  • NDOT Expects Heavy Memorial Day Traffic in Southern Nevada May 22-25
    2015-05-21 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Expects Heavy Memorial Day Traffic in Southern Nevada May 22-25 LAS VEGAS, NEV . – The Nevada Department of Transportation is anticipating heavy Memorial Day traffic in the Las Vegas valley from May 22 through 25. An estimated 330,000 additional people wil
  • Safe Summer Driving Tips
    2015-05-20 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 Safe Summer Driving Tips The Nevada Department of Transportation's Freeway Service Patrol is sharing safe summer driving reminders for travel on Nevada roads.      The Freeway Service Patrol, now sponsored by State Farm ® , patrols Las Vegas and Reno interstates
  • Southbound U.S. Highway 95 Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas May 21-22
    2015-05-19 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Southbound U.S. Highway 95 Lane Restrictions in Las Vegas May 21-22 LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that two southbound lanes on U.S. Highway 95 will be closed between Mojave Road and Charleston Boulevard in Las Vegas for b
  • Eastern Ave. Onramp to Southbound U.S. Highway 95 Closure May 20-21
    2015-05-18 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Eastern Ave. Onramp to Southbound U.S. Highway 95 Closure May 20-21 LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that the Eastern Avenue onramp to southbound U.S. Highway 95 in Las Vegas will be closed to repair bridge deck spalls from
  • Northbound U.S. Highway 95 Nighttime Lane Closures May 19-20
    2015-05-18 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Northbound U.S. Highway 95 Nighttime Lane Closures May 19-20   LAS VEGAS, NEV. –The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that two lanes on northbound U.S. Highway 95 between Las Vegas Boulevard and the Interstate-15 southbound onramp in Las Vegas will
  • Las Vegas Blvd and Veterans Memorial Drive Onramp Closures to Northbound U.S. 95 May 18-19
    2015-05-18 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Las Vegas Blvd and Veterans Memorial Drive Onramp Closures to Northbound U.S. 95 May 18-19 LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that the Las Vegas Boulevard and Veterans Memorial Drive onramps to northbound U.S. Highway 95 in La
  • North Las Vegas Blvd. Improvements Project Public Informational Meeting May 20
    2015-05-18 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 North Las Vegas Blvd. Improvements Project Public Informational Meeting May 20 NORTH LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is holding a public informational meeting on Wednesday, May 20, to receive input on planned safety and operational u
  • U.S. 50 Dayton Center Turn Lanes Project Completes
    2015-05-14 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 U.S. 50 Dayton Center Turn Lanes Project Completes The Nevada Department of Transportation has largely completed a project to enhance traffic safety with raised center turn lane islands and other improvements on U.S. 50 near the Smith's Shopping Center in Dayton.
  • Charleston Blvd. Traffic Restrictions Start May 18
    2015-05-13 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Charleston Blvd. Traffic Restrictions Start May 18   LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces lane restrictions in both directions along West Charleston Boulevard between Montclair Street and Decatur Boulevard in Las Vegas starting M
  • NDOT Does $1.5 Million U.S. 95 Paving Upgrade from Beatty to Armargosa Valley
    2015-05-11 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 NDOT Does $1.5 Million U.S. 95 Paving Upgrade from Beatty to Armargosa Valley TONOPAH, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is performing a $1.54 million, 27-mile-long paving upgrade of U.S. Highway 95 from Armargosa Valley to Beatty in Nye County.
  • NDOT Begins Construction On North Virginia Street Traffic Signal in Reno
    2015-05-08 Meg Ragonese (775) 888-7172 NDOT Begins Construction On North Virginia Street Traffic Signal in Reno Next week, the Nevada Department of Transportation will begin construction on a project to install a temporary traffic signal on North Virginia Street near the Bonanza Casino in Reno.      
  • Northbound I-15 at Primm Traffic Restriction May 13
    2015-05-07 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Northbound I-15 at Primm Traffic Restriction May 13   LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) maintenance crews will be repairing damaged guardrail along northbound Interstate-15 at Primm from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on May 13, resulting in
  • Rock in Rio Traffic Advisory May 8-9, 15-16
    LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) anticipates heavy traffic at Sahara Avenue (State Route 589) and Las Vegas Boulevard May 8 through May 9, and May 15 to May 16, due to the Rock in Rio festival, which is expected to attract 50,000 daily visitors. 
  • Northbound U.S. Highway 95 Off-ramp at Durango Drive Closure May 14-17
    LAS VEGAS, NEV.–The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that the northbound U.S. Highway 95 off-ramp at Durango Drive will be closed nightly from 9:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., May 14 through May 17.
  • Eastbound Durango Drive to Southbound U.S. Highway 95 On-Ramp Closure May 10-13
    2015-05-06 Tony Illia (702) 385-6509 Eastbound Durango Drive to Southbound U.S. Highway 95 On-Ramp Closure May 10-13 LAS VEGAS, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that eastbound Durango Drive to the southbound U.S. Highway 95 on-ramp will be closed nightly from 9:00 p
  • Northbound U.S. 95 Durango Off-Ramp Closure May 3-6
    The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces that the northbound U.S. Highway 95 off-ramp at Durango Drive will be closed nightly from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., May 3 through May 6.  
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