Traffic alert, April 21, 2014
Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic this week:
■ Colorado Highway 340 River Bridge (coming into town from the Redlands): Crews will be inspecting and repairing a pipeline suspended below the bridge, which will be restricted to one lane for the eastbound traffic only (coming into town). Expect delays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily.
■ 2014 spring cleanup: The cleanup begins south of North Avenue on Monday (and includes areas of Orchard Mesa and the Redlands). Watch for city crews picking up debris the along curb side.
■ Avalon Theatre Project: Southbound Seventh Street between Main Street and Colorado Avenue will be closed periodically during normal working hours.
■ First Street between Orchard Avenue and Patterson Road: Crews will adjust manholes and water values to grade. There will be short-term traffic delays. Alternate routes are advised.
■ 15th Street between Walnut Avenue and Bookcliff Court: Crews will begin replacing the sewer line this week, and 15th Street will be closed to through traffic. Detour route will be in place. Access will be provided for local residents.