** Construction Update ** Sahara Avenue Bridge Closure Starting Saturday, March 15, 2014
Road Closures and Detours anticipated to be in effect for six (6) months.
Demolition of the Sahara Avenue Bridge over the Desert Rose Golf Course is expected to begin on Saturday, March 15, 2014. This will be to facilitate the construction of the new bridge structure as part of the Las Vegas Wash Project. Sahara Avenue between Nellis Boulevard and Sloan Lane will be closed to thru traffic for the bridge construction. A pedestrian crossing will be provided for the duration of the closure. Local traffic and business access will be maintained. However, vehicular access across the Las Vegas Wash will not be available during bridge construction. The following detours are advised. Please click on the map below to view it larger.
Las Vegas Wash Haul Routes
Desert Rose Golf Course excavation will begin on Monday, January 20, 2014. Earthwork and materials will be hauled to the Hollywood Pit on Hollywood Boulevard and Alto Avenue and the Bureau of Reclamation Pit. Please click on the map below to see draft haul routes. Please note: these routes are preliminary and subject to change.