State working on Centerville
Closures will be in place June 8-17 on the main route between Gardnerville and the Gardnerville Ranchose as the Nevada Department of Transportation resurfaces the roadway.
Highway 756, which includes Gilman Avenue and Centerville Lane will be resurfaced between highways 395 and 88. Various road and lane closures will be in place 6 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays in the following phases beginning June 8 and ending June 17:
Phase 1 June 8-9: Gilman Avenue closed between Highway 395 and Douglas Avenue in Gardnerville. Southbound Highway 395 near the Centerville Road intersection also reduced to one lane, with a 25 mph highway speed limit. Posted detours available.
Phase 2: Centerville Lane closed to northbound traffic between Douglas Avenue and Waterloo Lane. Posted detours available. One-way traffic allowed in the southbound direction.
Phase 3: Lane closures between Waterloo Lane and State Route 88. Traffic allowed in both directions, with pilot car and traffic flaggers alternating directions of travel. Posted detours available.
Delays of up to 30 minutes are to be expected. Motorists are advised to drive at posted work zone speed limits, or slower as necessary for conditions.
The chip seal will help protect and prolong pavement life by resurfacing the roadway with crushed aggregate rock and asphalt. Often considered the best value for road maintenance dollar, chip seals also restore roadway friction and aesthetics.