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Ribbon Cut on Dorsey Drive Interchange

A celebration designed not just for Grass Valley, but for western Nevada County. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held for the Dorsey Drive Interchange this morning…

Listen to ribbon cutting

Grass Valley Senior Civil Engineer Trisha Tillotson–getting to do the honors on the top of the northbound offramp from the Golden Center Freeway with the Nevada Union Marching Band also on hand. The ceremony was conducted by Grass Valley Mayor Dan Miller…

Listen to Dan Miller

And of course, access to Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital, which is the primary purpose for the interchange. All of the guest speakers were an intregal part of getting the project built, including Executive Director of the Nevada County Transportation Commission Dan Landon…

Listen to Dan Landon

After the ribbon-cutting, the ceremonial first vehicle rolled up the offramp–an ambulance from Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital. The on and offramps are not open yet. Officials say it will be a week or two before the striping and some other work on Dorsey Drive is finished.

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