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Posted on: October 23, 2019

[ARCHIVED] Encroachment permit workshops scheduled throughout the county

Nye County Public Works will be hosting a series of Encroachment Permit Workshops in the towns throughout the county in the coming weeks.

Contractors and the public are invited to the informative meetings as an opportunity for Public Works representatives to help "all the communities to understand the encroachment permit review and approval process," said Tim Dahl, Public Works Director.

The first workshop will be held Monday, November 4th, in the Board of County Commission Chambers in Tonopah, 101 Radar Road, at 6 p.m.

Issues to be covered in the workshop will include:

 How to complete an encroachment permit and traffic plan

 Where to find encroachment permit documents

 Where to submit an encroachment permit

 What can be installed in the right-of-way

 Encroachment permit fee schedule

 Description of an obstruction

 When to expect a response

Other workshops are scheduled for:

Round Mountain, Thursday, November 7th, 6 p.m., at the Donald L. Simpson Community Center, 650 Civic Drive, Hadley Subdivision;

Pahrump, Monday, November 18th, 6 p.m., at the Board of County Commission Chambers, 2100 E. Walt Williams Drive;

Amargosa Valley, Thursday, November 21st, 6 p.m., Community Center, 1640 E. Farm Road;

Beatty, Friday, November 22nd, 6 p.m., Community Center, 100 South A Avenue;

Gabbs, Wednesday, December 11th, 6 p.m., Town Hall Offices, 503 Brucite Street.

Please visit the Encroachment Permits web page on the county website at the county website for more information on the process, or contact Public Works at 775-751-6262, or email

 "These workshops are not about throwing stones or what has been done in the past," Dahl said. "But about a path to move forward, helping everyone understand where we want to go in the future."

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