Weekly Traffic Control Report

October 11, 2019

2019 PREVENTIVE MAINTENANCE PROGRAM
This schedule contains weather/temperature sensitive work and may be modified if weather conditions are

Friday 10/11
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application

Sunday 10/13
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application
Greg Street: Franklin Way to I-80

Monday 10/14
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application
Greg Street: Franklin Way to I-80

Tuesday 10/15
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application
Greg Street: Franklin Way to I-80

Wednesday 10/16
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application

Thursday 10/17
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coatpPaint application

Friday 10/18
Pavement Striping (Nightwork 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM)
Various Project Streets: 2nd coat paint application

 

CALIFORNIA AVENUE AND KEYSTONE AVENUE INTERSECTION ENHANCEMENT

The road is open with no controls.  Signal work that remains will occur later this year and may require traffic control for a short period of time.

 

NORTH VALLEYS 3 INTERSECTION IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

  • New traffic signal at the intersection of N Virginia Street and Lemmon Drive.
  • Construction is on hold until signal equipment arrives mid-November.

 

RENO CONSOLIDATED 19-01 – SUTRO STREET, LAKE STREET, FIRST STREET AND STATE STREET

Construction closures and detours will continue the week of October 13th. The project is expected to be complete by November.

Sutro Street:

  • Constuction work from McCarran to the northern terminus is ongoing.
  • Paving operations begin on Wednesday, 10/16.
  • Two-way traffic will be provided and flaggers will assist motorisits through the construction zone.  All detours will be marked.
  • Bus service is being detoured off of Selmi Drive.  Check the RTC Public Transportation webpage for more details.

Sutro/Commercial:

  • Construction work from Commercial Row to 4th Street begins on Monday, 10/14.
  • Two-way traffic maintained at all times.

This project is part of a larger project called Reno Consolidated 19-01, which will reconstruct and rehabilitate select Reno roadways identified for improvement or maintenance.

 

RENO CONSOLIDATED 19-02 PROJECT – NORTH HILLS BOULEVARD FROM GOLDEN VALLEY ROAD TO BUCK DRIVE AND THE INTERSECTION OF HUNTER LAKE DRIVE AT FOSTER DRIVE

North Hills Boulevard:

  • Paving operations (demolition and repave) began Thursday 10/10.
  • Between Golden Valley Road and Beckwourth Drive:
    • Two-way traffic remains in this segment.
    • Traffic is shifted using the center turn lane as a travel lane.
    • Please use caution and share the road with bicyclists.
  • Between Beckwourth Drive and Buck Drive:
    • DETOUR: Northbound lane closure, only southbound traffic allowed.
    • Southbound traffic is flagger controlled during construction hours approximately 7 am to 5 pm, Monday thru Saturday.
    • Speed limit reduced to 25 MPH and traffic will be allowed on pulverized material (unpaved lane).  Watch for construction equipment during construction hours.

Hunter Lake/Foster Drive:

    • Paving operations (demolition and repave) began Monday 10/7.
    • One lane closure at intersection.
    • Two-way traffic maintained at all times.

 

RENO CONSOLIDATED 19-03 PROJECT – SIERRA HIGHLANDS DRIVE, COLBERT DRIVE, HAMMILL LANE, RALSTON STREET, AND OHM PLACE

Ralston Street:

  • Between University Terrace and 11th Street – roadwork is substantially complete.  Watch for flaggers and traffic controls that may be used for minor utility work.

Ohm Place:

  • Roadwork is substantially complete.  Watch for flaggers and traffic controls that may be used for minor utility work.

Sierra Highlands:

  • Construction is on going and anticipated to continue thru the end of October.  Watch for flaggers and traffic controls that will be in place throughout construction on Sierra Highlands.

Hammil Lane:

  • Construction has begun and will continue thru the end of October.  Watch for flaggers and traffic controls that will be in place throughout construction.

 

VIRGINIA STREET BUS RAPID TRANSIT EXTENSION

Starting Monday, October 14 road closures will be in place for construction of the roundabout at the intersections of Virginia Street and Center Street/Mary Street. Businesses will always remain accessible.

Virginia Street:

  • Traffic is reduced to southbound direction only.
  • Northbound through traffic will be detoured from Holcomb Avenue to Center Street to Liberty Street. Drivers can also use northbound Haskell Street to Martin Street to Virginia Street.
  • Side streets, including Cheney Street, Moran Street, and Stewart Street, are also open for Midtown-business access.

Center Street:

  • Starting Monday, 10/14
  • ROAD CLOSURE: Center Street at Virginia Street.
  • Detours will be in place.

Mary Street:

  • Starting Monday, 10/14
  • Intermittent road closures: Mary Street at Virginia Street.
  • Detours will be in place.

For the most up to date information on traffic control, please visit the Virginia Street Website.  

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