Eastern Avenue Bridge Demo & Reconstruction

Crews worked to demolish the south half of the I-515/Eastern Avenue bridge October 3 - 13, 2021. Reconstruction of the bridge is underway.

Desert Inn Bridge Demo & Reconstruction

Crews worked to demolish a portion of the I-515 (US 95) Desert Inn bridge in August 2021 and are currently in the process of reconstructing the structure.

November 2021

South half of the new I-515/Eastern Ave bridge deck

Preparing for pavement near the new drainage improvements on the Eastern Ave offramp

Three out of six large, steel beams placed for reconstruction of the south half of the I-515/Eastern Ave bridge

Drainage improvements on the Eastern Ave offramp to help collect water runoff and protect the roadway

Second steel beam being placed for reconstruction of the Desert Inn bridge

Eastern Avenue deck rebar being placed

Placing polymer (poly) overlay on I-515 near the Casino Center offramp 

Poly overlay helps protect roadway surfaces from tire wear and can easily be removed and replaced

Poly overlay continues on I-515 near the Casino Center ramp

Poly overlay continues on I-515 near the Casino Center ramp

Pan decking (metal floor decking) at the Desert Inn bridge

Wet cure blankets on Eastern Ave bridge deck

October 2021

Storm drain being installed on southbound I-515 at the Eastern offramp 

Traffic shift on I-515 near Desert Inn, in preparation for bridge demo starting Oct. 25

I-515 bridge near Desert Inn prepped for demo

Demolition of the east half of the I-515/Eastern Ave bridge

Repairs to the Las Vegas Blvd on-ramp to I-515 (US 95) NB

September 2021

Desert Inn

Crews work to reconstruct a portion of the I-515 bridge deck over Desert Inn Rd.

I-515 Overnight

NDOT shifted barrier rail, changed striping, and closed the Casino Center on-ramp to I-515 NB overnight on 9/23.

I-515 NB Shift

The I-515 NB lanes have been shifted to the center of the deck north of Las Vegas Blvd so crews can continue viaduct repair work.