Carson City road report for July 27-Aug. 2

The following information applies to the period of July 27 – Aug. 2.

Beginning Monday, July 27, Little Lane will be closed from Janas Way to Saliman Road for a reconstruction project. The road will remain closed until project completion. Detours will be marked.

Nightly lane closures will continue on Carson Street at the junction with U.S. 50 (Spooner) from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. from Sunday July 26, through Tuesday, July 28, as part of the Nevada Department of Transportation’s continued work on the construction of the Carson City Freeway. During this time, there will also be closures on eastbound U.S. 50 approaching Carson Street. In addition, installation of fencing along the freeway corridor from Fairview Drive down to the Carson Street/US 50 W. intersection will continue.

On Thursday, July 30, and Friday, July 31, there will be closures due to roadway sealing on the following roads.

Roop Street between Robinson and Stewart streets

Long Street at the intersection with Roop Street (up to 20 minute delays expected)

Roland Street between Ponderosa and Silver Sage drives

Roland Street between Snyder Avenue and Oak Street

Darla Way

On Tuesday, July 28, the outside southbound lane on Carson Street will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. between Spear and Musser streets due to maintenance work on a building located on the northwest corner of Carson and Proctor streets. In addition, Proctor Street will be closed at this time between Carson and Curry streets, as well as all sidewalks within the work zone. There will be no parking allowed on Proctor Street tonight before work is to commence.

Clear Creek Avenue will continue to be closed to through traffic between Lynette Lane and Center Drive due to utility work. Detours will be signed and the JAC bus stop on Clear Creek Avenue will be temporarily relocated near the intersection of Frontage Road and Clear Creek Avenue.

Utility work will continue Monday through Thursday with closures along Eighth Street between Curry and Minnesota streets, as well as Seventh Street at Minnesota Street, from 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day. There will be flagger controlled traffic.

The Nevada Department of Transportation will continue construction of drainage improvements on U.S. Highway 50 West between the two truck ramps (just west of U.S. 395 to Sierra Highlands Drive). There will be lane closures weekdays, but the roadway will remain open to traffic in both directions.

The following lane closures are scheduled to occur during daytime hours due to utility work.

The south end of Comstock Circle (Monday and Tuesday)

Stampede Drive just east of Gregg Street (Wednesday through Friday)

The northbound outside lane on Saliman Road at the high school (Thursday)

Shoulder work only on the north side of Jefferson Drive between Madison Drive and Faraday Circle (Thursday and Friday)

The following road closures are scheduled to occur due to an event.

On Thursday, July 30, Plaza Street will be closed between Eighth and Ninth streets and Ninth Street will be closed between Carson and Fall streets from 1 to 9 p.m.

On Friday, July 31, Curry Street will be closed between Eighth and Tenth streets and Ninth Street will be closed between Carson and Curry streets from 1 p.m. to midnight.

The Nevada Fair will be held Thursday, July 30, through Sunday, Aug. 2. There will be free parking at the Fandango with buses providing transportation to the fairgrounds. Signs will be in place to direct traffic to parking areas.


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