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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
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Latest Progress

Project Update 2022-08-04

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Asphalt paving is complete from Rockwood Road to the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge. Construction will be paused through the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally. On Monday, Aug. 15, 2022, construction will resume with an asphalt overlay from the westernmost Spring Creek Bridge to the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge. The speed limit is 35…

Project Update 2022-07-26

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Asphalt paving is complete from Rockwood Road to the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge. Striping and guardrail will be installed this week. Topsoil placement, gravel placement at approaches, and general cleanup continues throughout the work area as well. An asphalt overlay will be placed from the westernmost Spring Creek Bridge to the…

Project Update 2022-07-19

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Asphalt paving will continue this week at the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge. The remaining section of Phase Three is surfaced with the first lift of asphalt as of Monday, July 18, 2022 . The final lift of asphalt will be placed by the end of July. Topsoil placement, temporary seeding, and…

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