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October Monthly Luncheon

  • Peppermill Resort 2707 South Virginia Street Reno, NV, 89502 United States (map)


Spaghetti Bowl Freeway Alternatives and NEPA Update


The presentation will describe how the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) and Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) evaluated alternatives to solve the safety and mobility needs around the Reno Spaghetti Bowl.  Learn how the Department has shorten the NEPA process to less than three years, and expedited the construction of the first phase, called Spaghetti Bowl Xpress.


Dale Keller is the Assistant Chief of Project Management for the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT). He is currently managing NDOT’s Project Manager for Project Neon, a $1 billion investment in the heart of Las Vegas. In northern Nevada, he is managing efforts to improve the Reno Spaghetti Bowl system-to-system interchange. He is a UNR graduate with a degree in Civil Engineering and is a registered Civil Engineer in Nevada. Dale’s avocation is officiating college football.  In the fall, he can be found on the football field refereeing games for the PAC-12 Conference.


  • $30 for Members

  • $35 for Non-Members

  • $5 for Students

*Note: Cost will be $35 at the door for anyone who did not RSVP in advance