Culvert Replacement on Highway 12

July 24, 2012 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - HUERFANO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will replace a water culvert under State Highway (SH) 12 next week, about five miles south of La Veta.

On Tuesday, July 31, flaggers will be alternating traffic from 6:30 a.m. until approximately 8 p.m.   Delays up to five minutes should be expected.

If the work is not completed on the 31st, a traffic signal will be set-up at the site to alternate traffic overnight.  Work then will resume at 6:30 a.m. and be completed on Wednesday, August 1.

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