Welcome to RTC’s Mill Street Capacity and Safety Project

This project is currently in design with construction anticipated to begin in late 2024.

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ABOUT THE PROJECT

The project will include operational and capacity improvements on Mill Street from 300 feet west of Kietzke Lane to Terminal Way in Reno, Nevada, approximately 0.75 miles in total length.

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Improvements Will Include

  • Widening of Mill Street from four to five lanes 300 feet west of Kietzke Lane to the I-580 southbound entrance ramp.
  • Free-flow right turn from eastbound Mill Street to southbound I-580.
  • New signalized intersection at Mill Street and Golden Lane; in conjunction with the closure of Mill Street access from Redwood Place and Louise Street
  • Intersection safety and operational improvements at the intersections of Reservation Drive and Matley Lane by allowing right-in / right-out only movements to/from Mill Street.
  • Undergrounding existing overhead utilities along the south side of Mill Street between Kietzke Lane and the I-580 Freeway.
  • Undergrounding existing overhead utilities along the north side of Mill Street between the I-580 Freeway and Matley Lane.
  • Drainage improvements to accommodate roadway widening.
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) improvements

Project Map

Improvements will take place on Mill Streetfrom 300 feet west of Kietzke Lane to Terminal Way.

PROJECT TIMELINE

Design through Summer 2024

Right of Way Setting April/May 2023

Appraisals and relocation
(18 months approximately)

Utility relocation in early 2025 

Project construction 2025

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