Project Update 2021-06-08

RAPID CITY, S.D. – June 7, 2021 – Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge.

Storm sewer installation continues moving east from Victoria Lake Road to Stirrup Court. Storm sewer will be installed across the Stirrup Court approach this week. Roadway excavation and undercutting continue near Victoria Lake Road, moving west to Old Sheridan Road. Preparation continues for the first lift of gravel and millings placement through Old Sheridan Road. The reclaim and milling operation continues from Old Sheridan Road going west to Rockwood Road.

A maintenance crew will be onsite during precipitation events and through the weekends to continue to maintain the road.

Traffic to The Marina at Sheridan Lake must use the gravel detour from Highway 385. The Marina is not accessible from Sheridan Lake Road during this construction season.

The speed limit is 35 mph from Norseman Lane to Rockwood Road. Sheridan Lake Road is fully closed from Spring Creek Trailhead Road to Highway 385. Thru traffic from Rapid City to Highway 385 must use an alternate route. 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 website or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: Interested persons can also follow the project on Facebook, “Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction,” and on Twitter, “Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction@FerbEng.” The public may leave a message at (605)343-3311 with any questions or concerns regarding this reconstruction project.

Fill Operation on Sheridan Lake Road East of Rockwood Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Tuesday, June 7, 2021.
Fill Operation on Sheridan Lake Road East of Rockwood Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Tuesday, June 7, 2021.

1 comment

  1. Just wanted to thank everyone on the project for the work they have done so far. Keep it up and stay safe.

    Sent from my iPhone


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