PROJECT UPDATE: November 2014
Construction on Kingsgbury Grade has been significantly completed one season ahead of time. Nearly four miles of roadway was reconstructed, including excavation of approximately 24,000 cubic yard of old road and placement of 24,000 tons of new asphalt. More than 6,000 linear feet of storm drain pipe, 3,300 linear feet of sidewalk and 8,700 linear feet of curb and gutter were also installed as part of the project’s safety, accessibility and drainage improvements. And thanks in part to the spring and fall closures, the project work intended to continue next season has been significantly completed.
THANK YOU TO ALL MOTORISTS, RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND COOPERATION THROUGHOUT THIS PROJECT.
PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT KINGSBURY GENERAL IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT (KGID) FOR PROJECT UPDATES.
By The Numbers: Project Accomplishments To Date
- Nearly 4 miles of roadway reconstructed
- 21,000 Ton of asphalt placed
- 8,000 Linear Feet of curb & gutter
- 10,000 square feet of sidewalk
- 24,000 cubic yards of excavation
- 5,900 linear feet of storm drain pipe
Thank you for your interest in the Nevada Department of Transportation’s (NDOT) upcoming Kingsbury Grade Pavement Reconstruction Project. The department recognizes that State Route 207, Kingsbury Grade is the lifeline for the Lake Tahoe Basin as well as the Carson Valley area and beyond.
NDOT is dedicated to making SR 207, Kingsbury Grade, as well as all of Nevada’s highways as safe as possible for the traveling public. The project construction schedule planned will be a 1 to 1 1/2 year schedule to accelerate the project and minimize the inconveniences to everyone.
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This project includes the following:
- 13-inch full-depth reconstruction of the road
- Improve roadway drainage and stormwater runoff quality
- Improve poor sight-distance at Tramway Drive
- Increase pedestrian visibility with improved lighting
- Improve sidewalk, curb and gutter and American Disability Act compliance
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