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Various Overnight Lane Closures, Restrictions on US 24 and I-25

Eastbound US 24/Cimarron Street full closure continues through 5 a.m. Aug. 5

COLORADO SPRINGS—Motorists can expect various overnight lane closures and restrictions on US 24 (aka, Cimarron Street) and I-25 through the morning of Friday, Aug. 5.

These closures include the following:

  • 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4 - 5 a.m., Friday, Aug. 5
    • Full closure of eastbound US 24/Cimarron Street between I-25 southbound and northbound ramps for concrete work
    • Eastbound US 24 will be detoured to southbound I-25 to Nevada Avenue/Tejon Street to northbound I-25 to Cimarron Street.
  • 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4 - 5 a.m. Friday, Aug. 5
    • Overnight lane closures will continue on US 24/Cimarron Street and I-25, with left lane restrictions on northbound and southbound I-25 between Colorado Avenue and US 24/Cimarron Street for median work.

About the Project

The $113 million I-25/Cimarron Interchange Design-Build Project involves rebuilding the I-25 interchange between Colorado Avenue on the north, and South Nevada Avenue to the south, 8th Street on the west, and the Cimarron Street over Fountain Creek bridge on the east.

Improvements are intended to provide enhanced operations, correct existing safety and design deficiencies, and to serve the anticipated short- and long-term travel demands in this area. When complete, this will be a high-functioning interchange that safely handles more vehicles and enhances multi-modal travel for those using I-25, US 24/Cimarron Street, and the trail system along Monument and Fountain creeks. Substantial completion is planned for fall 2017.

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