RAPID CITY, S.D. – December 22, 2020 – Installation of mailboxes and permanent signing from Albertta Drive to Norseman Lane will be complete this week. Work continues outside of the existing roadway from Norseman Lane to Highway 385 with minor grading, and stump clearing. Oftedal intends to work through December 23. Construction work will be shut down December 24, 2020 and resume January 4, 2021.
Crews from Pennington County Highway Department continue removing trees adjacent to Sheridan Lake Road between the Spring Creek trail head and the Spring Creek Bridge. This work is expected to take place through December 2020.
Motorists are asked to be aware of suddenly slowing and merging traffic, changing work zone locations, reduced speeds through the work zone, and construction workers and equipment adjacent to the driving lanes. Additional information will be provided as phasing, access, and traffic control changes with the progression of the project. To view the entire scope of the project, with the phasing and traffic control plans as well as weekly updates, please visit the project Story Map located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. The public may leave a message at (605)343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.