SPARKS INTELLIGENT CORRIDOR

Status: Active Projects

PROJECT DETAILS
RTC Project No. 227004

RTC Project Manager (PM)
Alex Wolfson, P.E., PTOE, RSP1
(775) 335-1880
awolfson@rtcwashoe.com

RTC Engineering Department

(775) 348-0171

Design Firm:  Kimley-Horn and Associates

Construction Contractor:  Quanta Telecommunication Services

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
Sparks Intelligent Corridors project will provide additional information to drivers in the Spanish Springs area regarding travel delays and recommended alternate routes. The project also proposes to automatically adjust traffic signal timings based on delays resulting from incidents or construction.

In addition, the project will install traffic signal fiber at the following locations:

  • Baring Boulevard – Sparks Boulevard to Vista Boulevard
  • Vista Boulevard – Baring Boulevard to Los Altos Parkway
  • Los Altos Parkway – Sparks Boulevard to Ion Drive

LATEST NEWS
Bids were opened on January 31, 2024, with Quanta Telecommunication Solutions being the apparent low bidder. Construction is expected to begin in late March.

SCHEDULE
Planning:  N/A
Environmental: N/A
Preliminary Design: October 2022 –  June 2023
Final Design: Summer 2023 – Fall 2023
Construction: Winter Spring 2024

FINANCIAL INFORMATION
Total Project Estimate:$1,500,000
Funding Source:  RTC Fuel Tax

Post updated on: February 26, 2024

Sparks Intelligent Corridor Project Map