Virginia Street | Weekly Update November 15, 2019


Construction operations continue on Virginia Street at Mary Street and Center Street for utility improvements and the roundabout.


All operations are weather permitting.

  • November 22: Virginia Street from Plumb Lane to Mt. Rose Street is open to northbound and southbound traffic by the end of the day.
  • November 25: Roadway and sidewalk construction continue on Virginia Street from Mt. Rose to Center Street.

Two-way northbound and southbound traffic on Virginia Street from Plumb Lane
to Mt. Rose Street is expected to resume by the end of the day on Friday, November 22.


Beginning early December, upgrades to some underground utilities near Virginia Street and Mary Street may cause temporary water outages. The project team will reach out individually to impacted businesses and residents in advance of any outages. Most outages will occur for approximately two hours at night. Please call Truckee Meadows Water Authority (775) 834-8080 for more information.


Watch the 30-second Business As Usual video featuring Midtown businesses. Even with construction, it’s business as usual in Midtown! Please share through your social media channels.

MIDTOWN HOLIDAY PARTY | Friday, November 22


The Midtown District Reno invites the communtiy to kick-off the season and celebrate the new Midtown branding with their FREE Midtown Holiday Party on Friday, November 22, 2019 from 5:30 to 8:30 pm in the Living Stones Church parking lot at 445 South Virginia Street. Attendees will enjoy free hot chocolate, entertainment, Santa, food trucks and Midtown vendors.  Midtown swag featuring the new logo will also be available.


Reach out to local professional organizations for event opportunities. The Emerson is hosting the November American Public Works Association (APWA) mixer. See you in Midtown!



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