CDOT crews performing ditch maintenance on US 6

June 8, 2015 - TRAVEL ALERT - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GARFIELD COUNTY — Beginning tomorrow, June 9 and Wednesday, June 10 CDOT maintenance forces will be performing ditch clean up on US 6 between Canyon Creek and New Castle.

Motorists are encouraged to utilize I-70 as an alternate route around the work zone at either the New Castle Exit 105 or the Canyon Creek Exit 109. Motorists traveling on US 6 will encounter delays.

TRAFFIC IMPACTS: Work will be performed from 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. For information about CDOT projects, the public may log on to CDOT’S traveler information web site at, or call 511 from anywhere in the state. Information about weekly lane closures will be available at Thank you for going Slow for the Cone Zone!