CDOT Starts Repair Work April 9 on Highways Throughout Southwest Colorado

April 3, 2018 -

On Monday, April 9, CDOT will begin repairing segments of US Highway 550, Colorado Highway 184 and Colorado Highway 141. Crews will place a heated crack sealant into cracks on each highway over the span of several weeks to improve and prolong the life of each roadway.

Work will take place at the following dates and locations:




(by mile points)

April 9-17 US 550 Durango La Plata County 28.20–37.30
April 18-20 US 550 Ridgway Ouray County 107-113
April 23-May 4 CO 184 Mancos & Montezuma counties 8.9-26.6
May 7-15 CO 141 Montrose County 74-88

Travel Impacts

Work hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Motorists may encounter alternating, one-lane traffic during the project with delays of up to 10 minutes. A pilot car will escort vehicles through the work zone.

Travelers are urged to:

  • Follow work zone signage. Use caution and consider worker safety when traveling through a work zone.
  • Follow directions from flaggers and pilot cars. There will be times when the highway will be down to one lane using a pilot car to guide motorist thru the work zone, be patient be safe.

Stay Informed