State DOT News



May 22, 2020

Tony Illia, NDOT Public Information Officer

Tel: (702) 385-6509 | E-mail:



S.R. 160 Manhole Upgrade, Lane Closure May 31-June 5 in Clark County


CLARK COUNTY, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) will close the outside travel lane along eastbound State Route 160 (Blue Diamond Road) at Buffalo Drive from 9 p.m., May 31, until 5 a.m., June 5, in Clark County. The temporary closure is needed for a $97,000 storm drainage manhole repair. TAB Contractors Inc. is the general contractor.


Motorists should use caution while travelling through the work zone, heed construction signage, and take alternate detour routes, if possible. NDOT works with Waze to inform the public about planned highway restrictions, but unscheduled construction changes, closures and restrictions are possible due to weather or other factors. For the latest state highway conditions, visit or call 511 before driving.


NDOT and its contractors continue vital highway construction and maintenance activities upkeeping Nevada’s transportation system for essential travel and supply chain deliveries. The department actively practices COVID-19-related public health and safety protocols, including social distancing of six feet or more and restricting groups to 10 or less, thereby keeping our team, families and communities safe and connected.




Tony Illia

Public Information Officer

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT)

123 E. Washington Avenue

P.O. Box 170

Las Vegas, NV 89125-0170

T: 702-385-6509

M: 702-249-2334



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