RAPID CITY, S.D. – Changes in traffic on Deadwood Avenue and Omaha Street are anticipated on Monday, March 15, 2021. Traffic on Deadwood Avenue, between Cement Plant Road and Omaha Street, will be placed in a two-way configuration in the southbound lanes for the construction of the new northbound lanes.
On Omaha Street, between Deadwood Avenue and Mountain View Road, traffic will be placed in a two-way configuration in the eastbound lanes for the construction of the new westbound lanes.
Eastbound traffic on Omaha Street between the soccer fields and 12th Street will be placed in the outside and middle lanes as the inside lane is closed for median work including installation of decorative concrete, landscaping, and a pedestrian crossing at Canal Street.
Westbound traffic on Omaha Street between 12th Street and the soccer fields will be placed in the outside lane as the inside and middle lanes are closed for median work.
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.