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RTC Seeks Public Input on Sparks Road Rehabilitation Project


An informational meeting to collect community input about traffic control operations for upcoming road projects in Sparks is scheduled from 4:30 to 6 p.m. May 8 at the Sparks Library, 1125 12th St.The Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County is in the process of finalizing a design phase to rehabilitate the following sections of roadways in Sparks:

  • 15th Street from C Street to Prater Way
  • Franklin Way from the Union Pacific railroad crossing to East Greg Street
  • Hulda Court
  • El Rancho Drive from G Street to Oddie Boulevard

Known as Sparks Consolidated 19-01, the project is expected to start this summer and take about 3 months to complete.

For more information, visit https://www.rtcwashoe.com/metropolitan-planning/ or call 775-348-0400.

Carla O'Day
Carla O'Day
Carla has an undergraduate degree in journalism and more than 10 years experience as a daily newspaper reporter. She grew up in Jacksonville, Fla., moved to the Reno area in 2002 and wrote for the Reno Gazette-Journal for 8 years, covering a variety of topics. Prior to that, she covered local government in Fort Pierce, Fla.