Traffic Alert, March 14, 2010
Road closures and maintenance projects may affect traffic this week:
Main Street Uplift: From March 11-17, one lane of Fourth Street will be open at Main Street, but no turns onto Main Street will be allowed. Parking is open at the Rood Avenue parking structure and the Colorado Avenue lots. All sidewalks in front of Main Street businesses remain open and access is available to many businesses through the back door.
26 ½ Road bridge reconstruction at F 1/2 Road: The bridge over the Grand Valley Highline Canal north of F 1/2 Road is closed for replacement through April 16. Detours for northbound traffic will be via Horizon Drive, and southbound traffic will be detoured at G Road to 26 Road (First Street).
Phase 2 waterline replacements: Work continues in 15th Street from Elm Avenue north to Bookcliff Court. Closures will be one block long at a time, with no through traffic allowed. Detours will be marked. The project will continue through April.
2010 Parkway sanitary sewer interceptor project construction will begin on a new sewer from the intersection of 15th Street and Winters Avenue south to the Parkway, then west along Struthers Avenue to west of Fifth Street. During construction there will be single-lane, two-directional traffic on Struthers Avenue near the work zone. The project will be completed in July.
Central Grand Valley Sanitation District sewer replacement project on 31 Road from Interstate 70 Business Loop Frontage Road to E 1/2 Road and 210 feet along E 1/2 Road east of the intersection will be closed to through traffic. The work on E 1/2 Road was to be completed during spring break.