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Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction

Project Location

Reconstruction from Junction of US 385 to Albertta Drive in Rapid City, Pennington County, South Dakota

For detailed project information, visit the Story Map. See Before and After drone footage of completed Phase 4!

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Description

The primary purpose of this reconstruction project is to improve safety for the traveling public and improve the operational efficiency of Sheridan Lake Road.

The project includes grading, asphalt, curb and gutter, grading for sidewalk and storm sewer.Increase lane widths and added shoulders. The urban section will have three 12-foot lanes with curb and gutter and grading for sidewalk on the south side of the roadway from Spring Canyon Trail to Albertta Drive. The rural sections of the project will be primarily two 12-foot lanes with four foot shoulders, some short sections may require curb and gutter due to steep back slopes. Horizontal and vertical curves will meet 50 mph design speeds where feasible.

Contract

  • Prime Contractor: Oftedal Construction, Inc.
  • Contract Amount: $22.9 million
  • Contract Completion Date: July 1, 2022
Sheridan Lake Road road sign

Latest Progress

Project Update 2021-09-20

RAPID CITY, S.D. – September 20, 2021 – Seeding is in progress moving west from Norseman Lane. Finish work behind the curb and on slopes continues. Removal of the gravel detour to the marina will take place this week. Traffic is on the new alignment road up to North Beach Road. Reminder: Sheridan Lake Road…

Project Update 2021-09-13

RAPID CITY, S.D. – September 13, 2021 – Asphalt sand seal will be applied from Norseman Lane to Victoria Lake Road this week. Finish work behind curb and on slopes continues. Curb and gutter continue at various locations from the westernmost Spring Creek Bridge to Dakota Point. Asphalt has begun near Highway 385 and will…

Project Update 2021-09-08

Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction RAPID CITY, S.D. – September 8, 2021 – Asphalt sand seal will be applied from Norseman Lane to Victoria Lake Road this week. Finish work behind curb and on slopes will follow. Topsoil placement continues from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Curb and gutter will also be placed…