Despite initially saying no changes to the carpool lane system would occur for three years, state transportation officials are changing their tune.
The road will be closed in the area for several hours while an investigation is underway, the Henderson Police Department said on Twitter.
Beginning Monday, Las Vegas Boulevard from Spring Mountain Road to Sahara Avenue will be restricted to one or two lanes in each direction from 12:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on weekdays.
Originally slated to open in July, then delayed until November, the pedestrian bridge linking Park MGM and the Showcase Mall could open as early as Dec. 23.
Las Vegas police responded to Interstate 15 and Russell Road on Tuesday after a man shot at an off-duty officer, police said.
One of the final unfinished pieces of the nearly $1 billion Project Neon freeway improvement project is nearing activation, albeit later than transportation officials planned.
The Metropolitan Police Department received a report at 10:34 a.m. of a man who was walking in traffic, “appearing to try to get hit,” Lt. Jeff Stuart said.
The bridge is part of the larger $73 million Centennial Bowl interchange project that broke ground in January.
The Clark County Coroner’s Office identified one of two people killed in Thursday night’s wrong-way crash on I-15 south of Las Vegas, but did not specify which vehicle he was in.
Some bus routes servicing the Henderson area are set for revisions beginning Sunday. The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada will implement schedule changes on 27 routes.
The Nevada Department of Transportation is implementing a pilot program to deter wrong-way drivers, whose crashes are far more likely to result in death.
One person was killed after driving the wrong way on northbound Interstate 15 early Tuesday near downtown Las Vegas.
Nothing says a holiday is over for motorists traveling between Las Vegas and Southern California like a miles-long traffic jam.
DMV offices will be closed Thanksgiving Day through Sunday, and officials are asking walk-in customers to pick a day later in the week.