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Press Release: Construction Crews Working Safely During COVID-19

April 2, 2020
Governor Sisolak’s Emergency Directive 003 designated construction operations on critical infrastructure as essential. At the Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County, contracted construction crews fill a critical role in building and improving regional roadways. The RTC is working with its contracted construction crews to...Read More →

Press Release: RTC Board Appoints New Executive Director

March 20, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County’s Board unanimously approved the employment contract of new RTC Executive Director Bill Thomas at the March 20, 2020, RTC Board Meeting. The approval of the contract confirms the appointment of Thomas, who was selected at a special...Read More →

Press Release: RTC Begins Sutro Street Improvements

March 9, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County is beginning the reconstruction of the segment of Sutro Street between Selmi Drive and North McCarran Boulevard on March 16, 2020. The reconstruction is expected to take about 5 weeks to complete. The RTC will be replacing...Read More →

Hot Topic: Press Release: RTC Washoe Taking Coronavirus Precautions

March 6, 2020
Visit the Regional COVID-19 Information Website RTC COVID-19 Update – March 23, 2020 The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County continues to make operational changes in response to the evolving COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) threat to our community. The RTC is following recommendations and mandates...Read More →

Press Release: Bill Thomas Selected to Lead RTC

February 13, 2020
The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County held a special meeting today to interview five candidates for the RTC Executive Director position. The RTC Board selected Bill Thomas, current City of Reno Assistant City Manager, to lead the RTC. “Bill Thomas successfully received unanimous...Read More →