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Sat May 25, 2013
Environment

Taking A Road Trip? Check For Summer Construction First

Summer is construction season in Colorado. Does this sign outside of Breckenridge look familiar?
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Going on a Memorial Day road trip? Here is some of the scheduled construction from CDOT that may impact your weekend.

I 25 Northbound/Southbound Between Berthoud and the Wyoming State Line (Milemarker
250-298.8) (through May 2013) 7:00 PM-6:00 AM. Mobile lane closures for cleaning the passing lane bridge decks. Delays possible.

I 76 Eastbound/Westbound Between CO 71 and Dodd Bridge Road West of Brush
(Milemarker 84-91) (through December 2013) 24 Hours- Only one lane open in each direction beginning 4/29/13 and continuing through 10/31/13 for roadway reconstruction. Delays possible.

I 76 Eastbound/Westbound Between Iliff and Crook (Milemarker 139-144) (through June 2013)
6:00 AM-5:00 PM TU-FR Single lane closures for concrete slab replacement. Speed limit reduced to 45 mph through the work zone. Delays possible.

I 76 Eastbound/Westbound Between Proctor and Sedgwick (Milemarker 145-165) (through
June 2013) 8:00 AM-4:30 PM TU-FR Single lane closures for asphalt patching, guardrail work, and bridge work. Delays possible. Speed limit reduced to 55 mph through work zone.

I 76 Eastbound/Westbound Between Sedgwick and the Nebraska State Line (Milemarker
165-184) (through December 2013) 6:30 AM-5:00 PM MO-FR Single lane closures on I-76; Single lane and shoulder closures on 1st Street in Julesburg for Highway Reconstruction. Less than 10 minute delays possible. Speed limit reduced to 55 mph through work zone. 24 Hours- Single lane closure in each direction 24 hours for panel replacement and paving. Delays possible.

A sign you don't want to see while driving.
Credit U.S. Department of Transportation / Wikimedia Commons

US 287 Northbound/Southbound North of Fort Collins near Livermore (Milemarker 366.5-367.1) (through May 2013) 7:00 AM-5:00 PM TU-FR There will be one lane alternating traffic for shoulder widening. Delays possible. Speed limit reduced through work zone. 11 ft width restriction in effect.

US 34 Eastbound/Westbound at 18th Street in Greeley (Milemarker 11-12) (through July 2013)
7:00 AM-5:00 PM TU-FR Single lane closures for reconstruction. Delays possible.

US 34 Eastbound/Westbound /34B/US 36 in Estes Park (Milemarker 62.5) (through December
2013) 9:00 AM-3:00 PM TU-FR Single lane closures for intersection reconstruction. Work will be on suspension from 5/31/13 through 9/13. Project hotline: 970-480-0028. Delays possible.

You can find the full list of scheduled maintenance and construction in Colorado here.