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Nevada looks at fixing traffic problems after bypass is built

Plans include adding extra lanes for now, rerouting traffic out of Boulder City in the future

Plans to alleviate the traffic bottleneck at Hoover Dam seem to have pushed the issue further down the road. The Nevada Department of Transportation had a problem with traffic snarls in Boulder City over the New Year's holiday, said NDOT spokesman Scott Magruder. Since then, the problem has tapered off.