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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 2022-05-17

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The sand seal for the recently placed asphalt paving from Victoria Lake Road to Rockwood Road will be installed late this week. Additional excavation, slope finishing, topsoil placement, and pipe installation continue in the construction areas west of Rockwood Road. Between Rockwood Road and the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge, the road…

Project Update 2022-05-10

RAPID CITY, S.D. – Asphalt paving from Victoria Lake Road and Rockwood Road continues this week. Paving tie-ins at various approaches and intersecting streets will follow. Additional excavation, slope finishing, and pipe installation continue in the construction areas west of Rockwood Road. Between Rockwood Road and the easternmost Spring Creek Bridge, the road consists of…

Project Update 2022-05-03

Work between Victoria Lake Road and Rockwood Road will begin this week in preparation for asphalt paving, which includes dirt work at the guardrail end sections and street sweeping. The top lift of asphalt is expected to be placed late this week. Additional excavation, slope finishing, and pipe installation continue in the construction areas west…

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