Granite Construction is preparing to build an overpass that will clear the way for construction of the final leg of Interstate 580 around Carson City.
The freeway is scheduled for completion in 2018.
Granite in March began work on a $9.5 million contract to build an overpass at Snyder Avenue at the south edge of Carson City. It’s the last of three overpasses that will span the new freeway, says Nevada Department of Transportation spokesman Scott Magruder.
The work, which includes re-routing utility lines, improving drainage and construction of retaining walls, is the second part of a four-phase plan to …