The purpose of the I-11 Corridor within the Las Vegas Valley is to:
Provide a high-capacity, access-controlled transportation corridor
Improve access to activity centers within the Las Vegas Valley
Support enhanced regional mobility for people and freight by reducing congestion and improving travel efficiency
Enhance opportunities within the Las Vegas Valley for economic development
Facilitate efficient mobility for emergency access, evacuation, and national defense
Provide the Congressional mandated link through the Las Vegas Valley for a continuous I-11 Corridor that connects major metropolitan areas and markets in the Intermountain West Corridor with Mexico and Canada
The Purpose and Need of this project will continue to evolve and develop as public participation, stakeholder engagement, and agency partner feedback progresses.