One More Night for Closure at I-25/Fillmore

September 16, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) needs to close Interstate 25 at Fillmore Street for one more night to finish demolishing the old bridge.

Wednesday, Sept. 16, 9 p.m. to Thursday, Sept. 17, 5 a.m.
I-25 will be closed at Fillmore Street.  All northbound and southbound traffic will use the Fillmore on- and off-ramps to detour around the site.  Eastbound and westbound Fillmore Street will remain open over I-25, utilizing the new bridge. 

Following the demolition work, intermittent single lane closures will be in place on northbound and/or southbound I-25 from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17, Sunday, Sept. 20, Monday, Sept, 21, and Tuesday, Sept. 22. 

The demolition work is part of a Colorado Department of Transportation interchange reconstruction project.  Completion is scheduled for summer 2016.

In addition to, real-time traveler information is available via CDOT Mobile.  It includes highway and traffic conditions and speeds, allowing drivers to make better travel decisions.  CDOT Mobile is free and available by downloading CDOT Mobile from the App Store or texting “CDOT” to 25827.