Traffic alert, Jan. 26, 2014
Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic this week:
■ Avalon Theatre Project: Southbound Seventh Street between Main Street and Colorado Avenue will be closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic during normal working hours. Detour route will be in place.
■ U.S. Highway 6 and Interstate 70 Exit 26 Interchange Reconstruction (CDOT): Traffic on U.S. Highway 6 near the Exit 26 Interchange is narrowed to one lane in both directions. This project is under a weather delay. Slow down through construction zone and obey the traffic control devices.
■ Riverside Parkway near West Avenue (City Shops): Crews will make sewer line repairs. Traffic will be restricted to one lane in each direction along parkway. Expect delays. There will be no left turns onto Riverside Parkway from West Avenue, traveling westbound toward Fruita. Detour route will be in place.
■ Leach Creek south of Sutherlands: City crews will be dredging Leach Creek. Watch for trucks pulling off and on to the Redlands Parkway ramps during normal work hours.
■ North Avenue between 5th Street and 12th Street: Xcel Energy is replacing the old street light electric lines with a new underground system. North Avenue will be restricted to one lane in each direction from 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Monday–Friday. Expect delays.