Project Update 2021-07-26

RAPID CITY, S.D. – July 26, 2021 – Gravel placement is in progress moving east from Highway 385. Please use extreme caution as trucks will be entering the project from Highway 385. Roadway excavation and storm sewer installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Topsoil is also being placed at various locations.

Approach, curb, and gutter installation will continue toward Victoria Lake Road. Roadway excavation and fill placement continues along the new alignment from Old Sheridan Lake Road moving west to Rockwood Lane. Installation of the double 72” storm sewer will continue by Rockwood Lane. Topsoil behind curb is being done from Norseman to Victoria Lake 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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Approach, Curb, and Gutter Work on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 26, 2021.
Approach, Curb, and Gutter Work on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 26, 2021.

Project Update 2021-07-19

RAPID CITY, S.D. – July 19, 2021 – Gravel placement is in progress moving east from Highway 385. Please use extreme caution as trucks will be entering the project from Highway 385. Roadway excavation and storm sewer installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Topsoil is also being placed at various locations.

Curb and gutter installation will begin this week near Norseman Lane. Roadway excavation and fill placement also continue along the new alignment from Old Sheridan Road moving west to Rockwood Lane.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Gravel placement near Highway 385 on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 19, 2021.
Gravel placement near Highway 385 on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 19, 2021.

Project Update 2021-07-12

RAPID CITY, S.D. – July 12, 2021 – Roadway excavation and storm sewer installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Gravel placement is in progress moving towards Spring Creek Trailhead Rd. Topsoil is also being placed at various locations.

Culvert and storm sewer installation continues near Victoria Lake Road.  Roadway excavation and fill placement also continue along the new alignment from Old Sheridan Road moving west to Rockwood Lane. Gravel is being placed in preparation for curb and gutter anticipated to begin early next week.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Storm Sewer Installation on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 12, 2021.
Storm Sewer Installation on Sheridan Lake Road, Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, July 12, 2021.

Project Update 2021-07-08

RAPID CITY, S.D. – July 7, 2021 – Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Gravel placement is anticipated to begin late next week.

Culvert and storm sewer installation continues moving near Victoria Lake Road.  Roadway excavation and fill placement also continue along the new alignment from Old Sheridan Road moving west to Rockwood Lane. Gravel is being placed in preparation for curb and gutter anticipated to begin next week.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Continuing Dirt Work on Sheridan Lake Road Near Victoria Lake Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Wednesday, July 7, 2021.
Continuing Dirt Work on Sheridan Lake Road Near Victoria Lake Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Wednesday, July 7, 2021.

Project Update 2021-06-28

RAPID CITY, S.D. – June 28, 2021 – Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Gravel placement is anticipated to begin late this month.

Storm sewer installation continues moving east from Victoria Lake Road.  Roadway excavation and fill placement also continue along the new alignment from Old Sheridan Road moving west to Rockwood Lane. Gravel is being placed in preparation for curb and gutter.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Aerial View of Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction in Pennington County, SD, Monday, June 28, 2021.
Photo by: Ron Rossknecht
Aerial View of Sheridan Lake Road Reconstruction in Pennington County, SD, Monday, June 28, 2021.
Photo by: Ron Rossknecht

Project Update 2021-06-21

RAPID CITY, S.D. – June 21, 2021 – Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Gravel placement is anticipated to begin late this month.

Storm sewer installation continues moving east from Victoria Lake Road to Stirrup Court. Roadway excavation and undercutting continue near Old Sheridan Road, moving west Rockwood Lane. Gravel is being placed in preparation for curb and gutter.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Roadway Excavation on Sheridan Lake Road Near Highway 385 in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, June 21, 2021.
Roadway Excavation on Sheridan Lake Road Near Highway 385 in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, June 21, 2021.

Project Update 2021-06-14

RAPID CITY, S.D. – June 14, 2021 – Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. Gravel placement is anticipated to begin late this month.

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. Gravel is being placed in preparation for curb and gutter installation later this month. The reclaim and milling operation continues from Old Sheridan Road going west to Rockwood Road. Traffic will be placed on the new roadbed near Old Sheridan Road late this week.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Gravel Placement on Sheridan Lake Road Near Stirrup Court in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, June 14, 2021.
Gravel Placement on Sheridan Lake Road Near Stirrup Court in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, June 14, 2021.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.


Project Update 2021-06-04

RAPID CITY, S.D. – June 2, 2021 – A maintenance crew will be onsite during precipitation events and through the weekends to continue to maintain the road.

Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge.

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 began this week from Old Sheridan Road going west to Rockwood Road. Storm sewer installation continues moving west from Victoria Lake Road to Stirrup Court.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Roadway Excavation near Biker Bob Corner on Sheridan Lake Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Tuesday, June 2, 2021.

Project Update 2021/05/24

RAPID CITY, S.D. – May 24, 2021 – Oftedal Construction will work through Friday of this week and will suspend work over the Memorial Day weekend. A crew will remain on the project to maintain the driving lanes Saturday through Monday. The forecast indicates rain is likely again this week; proceed with caution during precipitation events which create slippery driving conditions. A maintenance crew will be onsite during precipitation events and through the weekend to continue to maintain the road.

The Centennial Trail is open through the construction area. Temporary orange safety fence has been installed to guide trail users through the construction area and box culvert.

Roadway excavation and culvert installation continue from Highway 385 to the westernmost Spring Creek bridge. A blast will take place mid-week near Spring Creek Trailhead.

Roadway excavation, undercutting, and gravel placement continue near Victoria Lake Road, moving west to Old Sheridan Road. The first lift of gravel and millings placement is expected to be complete through Old Sheridan Road late next week. Storm sewer installation continues near Stirrup Court, moving west.

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 https://www.SheridanLakeRoad.com or the ArcGIS StoryMap located at: https://arcg.is/58fn9. 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.

Roadway Excavation on Sheridan Lake Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, May 24, 2021.
Roadway Excavation on Sheridan Lake Road in Pennington County, South Dakota, Monday, May 24, 2021