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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 2021-04-12

RAPID CITY, S.D. – April 12, 2021 – Patching on portions of the existing asphalt on Sheridan Lake Road will take place this week from the westernmost Spring Creek bridge to easternmost Spring Creek bridge. Excavation for box culvert installation is in progress at the Horse Creek Crossing. Grading and undercutting is in progress from…

Project Update 2021-04-06

RAPID CITY, S.D. – April 6, 2021 – Milling continues on Sheridan Lake Road from Norseman Lane moving west toward Old Sheridan Road. Affected mailboxes will be relocated. The gravel detour to the Marina from Highway 385 is completed and in use. Blasting rock for excavation will continue this week. Work this week also includes…

Project Update 2021-03-30

RAPID CITY, S.D. – March 30, 2021 – Milling on Sheridan Lake Road has begun at Norseman Lane and is moving west. Affected mailboxes will be relocated. The gravel detour to the Marina from Highway 385 is completed and in use. Blasting rock for excavation will continue this week. Work this week also includes earth…