Another major road construction project in the Las Vegas valley will kick off next week.
Main Street and Commerce Street in downtown Las Vegas will receive a makeover, transforming the two streets into one-way streets.
The project which starts Monday morning is expected to cause a back up for traffic in the area.
"More and more cones are popping up, said Calvin Washington, a Las Vegas native. "I'm like 'wow,' traffic, everything's backed up."
However, the city says it's an inconvenience that will be well worth it in the end.
The rebuild of Main and Commerce streets will cost the city $36 million.
"I think for the short term, it's going to be a royal challenge getting in and out, but in the long term, it's going to be amazing," said Douglas Crook, a commercial real estate broker.
"It'll be worth it," said Washington. "I mean do you want a narrow street or a wider street; a smoother street or do you want the same old street?"... Read More