Construction has continued during the pandemic on the 80-foot-tall decorative arches that will form a gateway to downtown Las Vegas on Las Vegas Boulevard.
一号电竞网Construction began in March on the $6.5 million project scheduled to be completed in November. After the structure is finished next month, electrical work will begin.
The Young Electric Sign Co., the business behind some of Las Vegas' most iconic signs, is one of the contractors participating in the project.
The illuminated arches will cross over Las Vegas Boulevard near the Strat Hotel, Casino and Skypod between St. Louis and Bob Stupak avenues and will feature a hanging emblem with a script "Las Vegas."
一号电竞网The arches, part of the continued updating of infrastructure and signage in downtown Las Vegas, will be near the showgirl sign installation at Las Vegas Boulevard and Main Street. One leg of the arches weighs 18,400 pounds. There will be 13,016 lights
on the arches.
Correction: Construction on the arches will be completed in November. A previous headline on this report incorrectly said it would debut in October.