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US 24/Cimarron Street Closures Nights of Jan. 10-13 for Traffic Realignments

COLORADO SPRINGS—Motorists can expect various overnight closures on US 24/Cimarron Street, and at the I-25 off- and on-ramps this week. These closures are required for restriping and traffic reconfigurations on the southbound and northbound I-25 ramps and on US 24/Cimarron Street.

Construction schedules are subject to change based on weather/unforeseen circumstances.

Nights of Tuesday, Jan. 10 and Wednesday, Jan. 11

Work previously scheduled for Monday night was shifted to Tuesday and Wednesday, enabling project crews to spend last night repairing/replacing traffic control devices, and realigning signal heads at I-25 and US 24 interchange displaced by wind.

Night of Tuesday, Jan. 10

These closures will accommodate a traffic switch to the new southbound off-ramp and realignment of US 24.

  • 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10 to 5 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Southbound I-25 off- and on-ramps at US 24/Cimarron Street closed
  • Eastbound US 24/Cimarron new alignment
  • 9 p.m.: Southbound I-25 on-ramp from US 24/Cimarron Street closed
  • 9 p.m.: Full closure of northbound I-25, between Tejon Street/Nevada Avenue and US 24 for striping and barrier set
  • 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10 to 5 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11: Double left lane restrictions on southbound I-25 from US 24/Cimarron Street to Tejon Street/Nevada Avenue
    There will be one southbound through lane open in this area.

Nights of Wednesday, Jan. 11, Thursday, Jan. 12 and Friday, Jan. 13 (contingency)

These closures will support a traffic switch to the new northbound off-ramp and realignment of US 24.

  • 8 p.m.: Northbound I-25 on- and off-ramps at US 24/Cimarron Street closed
  • 9 p.m.: Lane restrictions on US 24/Cimarron Street (Wednesday only).
  • 7 p.m.: Lane restrictions on eastbound and westbound lanes of US 24 between 8th Street and I-25
  • 9 p.m.: Full closure of US 24/Cimarron Street between I-25 and Sierra Madre (Thursday only; Friday if needed)
  • Reduced speed limit: On Thursday on US 24/Cimarron Street, due to temporary transitional asphalt
  • 5 a.m. each day: All lanes reopen

Detour Routes:

Tuesday night, Jan. 10

Jan. 10 2017 Closure

Wednessday night, Jan. 11

Jan. 11 2017 Closure

Nights of Wednesday, Jan. 11, Thursday, Jan. 12 and Friday, Jan. 13 (contingency)

Jan. 12 2017 Closure

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