TRAFFIC ADVISORY: Nighttime closures on sections of 4th Street from Iola to Midtown Circle

September 8, 2017 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Beginning the night of Sunday, September 10th at 8:00 PM, sections of CO 96 (4th Street) will be closed from Iola to Midtown Circle for paving.  

This night work will be performed between 8:00 PM to 7:00 AM Sunday through Thursday.  It will be divided into the following sections; Iola to Santa Fe, Albany to Grand and Court to Midtown Circle.  Signed detours will reroute traffic to 8th Street. Motorists may experience other single lane closures as workers progress through each section.

Work will also continue during the day with the installation of new signs, pavement markings, and adjusting manholes and water valves.

This work is part of the $10 million, Colorado 96 (4th Street) improvement project which includes, intersection improvements, signal replacement, resurfacing, and bridge rehabilitation.  Work began in July and will improve surface quality, enhance safety and provide improved pedestrian crossings, including upgrading ADA ramps to current standards.  The project is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2017.

For information regarding CDOT projects statewide, log on to or call 511 from anywhere in the state.  To receive real-time updates about road condition in our area, visit and click on the cell phone icon in the lower right hand corner of the page.  Information about weekly lane closures will be available at

For project details, please call the project hotline 719 391-5755