Date: September 12, 2018
October 12, 2018 (37 days ago)
DOADA TRANSORTATION NOTICE PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING TROPICANA AVENUE FOR Tropicana Avenue Phase II Resurfacing and Pedestrian Improvements PURPOSE OF MEETING: In the spring of 2019, Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT), will be making safety and road improvements to the East Tropicana Avenue comidor, from Las Vegas Boulevard to Boulder Highway. This meeting is to inform the traveling public about the scope of the project and details regarding roadway enhancements, night time lane restrictions in milling areas, temporary sidewalk and driveway closures, and travel delays along the corridor. This project scope will involve: Milling and paving the road surface from Las Vegas Blvd to Easten Ave The addition of a pavement wearing course to the road surface from Eastem Avenue to Bouder Highway . Constructing new median islands from Koval Lane to Eastem Avenue Updating pedestrian facilities from Las Vegas Blvd. to Bouder Highway PROJECT BENEFITS: The goal of this project is to improve safety and connectivity for all road users: Enhance safety by reconfiguring median islands to increase lane widths and reduce accidents resulting from left turns at minor cross streets . Reconstruct pedestrian facilities: portions of sidewalks, curb ramps, and driveways Resurface existing roadway Replace traffic signal camera detection systems with ground detection loops to reduce traffic delays Install fiber optic cable throughout the corridor to link traffic signals and improve signal phasing to reduce delays Update street light fixdures with LED bulbs . . WHEN AND WHERE: Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 4-7 p.m., PRESENTATION AT 5:30 p.m. Cambridge Community Center 3930 Cambridge Street, Las Vegas, NV. 89119 WHERE YOU COME IN: The meeting is designed to accommodate the public's schedule. Please attend at your convenience any time during the meeting hours of 4 to 7 p.m. Project representatives will be on hand to discuss and answer your questions and listen to your concems. There will be a brief project presentation at 5:30 p.m., followed by a short question and answer period from the audience Before and after the presentation, the meeting will be conducted as an open- house format to provide an opportunity to view displays and individually discuss the project with representatives. At the meeting, your comments may be submitted for public record in writing or verbally to a court reporter, who will be available throughout the meeting. (A Spanish translator will be available during this meeting.) In addition to any comments received at the meeting, written or email comments will be accepted through Friday, September 28, 2018. Please email your comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org with "Tropicana Ave Rehab and ADA" in the subject line. You may also mail your comments using the contact information below. CONTACT Devin Cartwright, Project Coordinator NDOT 1263 South Stewart Street Carson City, NV 89712 SPECIALACCOMMODATION REQUESTS: Reasonable efforts will be made to assist and accommodate persons with disabilities desiring to attend the meeting. Requests for auxiliary aids or services to assist individuals with disabilities or limited English proficiency should be made with as much advanced notice as possible to NDOT public hearings officer, Julie Maxey, at 775-888-7171 or email at email@example.com.