Intersection Improvement Project at US 160 & US 285 in Monte Vista

January 4, 2013 - PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - The Colorado Department of Transportation is hosting a public open house next Thursday, January 10, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., at the Monte Vista Chamber of Commerce, 947 1st Avenue, to share information and answer questions about upcoming improvements at US 160 & US 285 in Monte Vista.

The work, slated for construction from spring through fall of 2013, involves the following:  removal of the existing asphalt and reconstruction in concrete; new sidewalks, curbs and gutters, and curb ramps at the intersection (the work zone lies between mile post 215 and 216.67).

SIGN UP TO RECEIVE FUTURE PROJECT MESSAGES: For more information the public may call Nancy Shanks, CDOT Public Relations, at (970) 385-1428. Those interested in receiving upcoming information about the project, the schedule and future meetings are encouraged to sign up for email or text messages by going to Choose the green cell phone icon in the upper right corner; then after signing up, choose the project entitled “US 160 Monte Vista.”Messages will begin being sent out when the project team is on board.