I-70 Traffic Stops at Georgetown Hill Postponed

April 27, 2011 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is canceling its planned traffic stops on Interstate 70 at Georgetown Hill for tomorrow – Thursday, April 28.

Helicopter operations are required as part of the rockfall fencing installation that is taking place on the slope above the highway.  The contractor is anticipating high winds in the area tomorrow, making it unsafe to fly.

Traffic stops are expected to take place next week.  CDOT will distribute an updated advisory tomorrow.

Weekly lane closure information about this and other projects will be available at www.coloradodot.info/travel/scheduled-lane-closures.html or by calling 511.  To receive project updates via e-mail, visit www.coloradodot.info and click on the cell-phone icon in the upper right-hand corner.  The link takes you to a list of items you can subscribe to, including I-70 West, Denver to Glenwood Springs.