August 28, 2019

The Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) of Washoe County is continuing construction on the Sparks Consolidated 19-01 Project, which includes roadwork to improve portions of El Rancho Drive, 15th Street, Franklin Way and Hulda Court. The project will reconstruct and rehabilitate sections of roadways in Sparks, improving pavement conditions and adding new sidewalks and pedestrian safety enhancements.

Drivers can expect the following road and lane closures. All detours will be marked.

15th Street:

  • Tuesday, September 3 – Friday, September 20: 15th Street will be closed to through traffic from C Street to Prater Way during roadway removal and paving. Northbound traffic will be detoured at C Street to 16th Street to Prater Way, or at Victorian Avenue to Pyramid Way to Prater Way. Southbound traffic will be detoured at Prater Way to 16th Street to C Street or to Pyramid Way to Victorian Avenue. Businesses and residences within the closure will be provided southbound access from Prater Way.

C Street/15th Street Intersection:

  • Saturday, September 7: Closed to all traffic from Friday, September 6 at 7 a.m. though midnight for paving.
  • Saturday, September 14: Closed to all traffic from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. for final paving operations.

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