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Northbound Exit 98A/lext Street I-25 On- and Off-ramps temporarily Closed Beginning October 29

October 25, 2017 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - PUEBLO —The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor Flatiron Constructors, Inc. will temporarily close the I-25 northbound on- and off-ramps for Ilex Street/Exit 98A beginning 5 p.m. Sunday, October 29.

 The off-ramp will open January 2018, with the on-ramp opening in spring 2018.

Northbound I-25 motorists wishing to exit at Ilex Street/Exit 98A will be directed to the City Center Drive exit.

Motorists wishing to access northbound I-25 at Ilex Street/Exit 98A will be detoured north via Santa Fe Avenue to the City Center Drive I-25 northbound on-ramp. (See Map)
PROJECT INFORMATION: The I-25 Ilex Street to City Center Drive project is the first project of the New Pueblo Freeway: the reconstruction of I-25 between City Center Drive (1st Street) and Ilex Street through downtown Pueblo. Construction includes upgrading several bridges south of downtown. The project began in July 2015, and is scheduled to be complete by spring 2019.

For updated project information, visit https://www.codot.gov/projects/ilexbridges or call 719-470-2270. To be added to the database for receiving project updates by e-newsletter, send an email to: [email protected]

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