NDOT Completing Sidewalk Project in Fernley This Week

Over the coming week, the Nevada Department of Transportation will substantially complete a project to install sidewalks on Alternate U.S. 50–Main Street in downtown Fernley. As construction completes over the next week, drivers will see the previously-closed lane reopen, with intermittent lane and shoulder closures for finishing work. The project, which began on June 18, constructed just under one mile of sidewalk on the southern side Main Street between Hardie Lane and 7th Street, and enhanced curbing and sidewalk ramps. The roadway was also re-striped to accommodate a bicycle lane.

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