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I-25/US 50 Bridge Repairs to Require Closures April 18-20

April 13, 2018 -


PUEBLO—
From April 18 through 20, crews rehabilitating the bridge on I-25 and US 50 will close the following:

Wednesday, April 18

  • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m.—
    • Westbound US 50B southbound on-ramp to I-25 will be closed.
      • Traffic will be detoured onto the northbound on-ramp to I-25 to the 29th Street exit where motorists can then go southbound on I-25.
    • The southbound and northbound I-25 right lanes will be closed as crews perform girder repair and replace traffic barriers.
    • Speeds will be reduced to 45 mph through the work zone.

Thursday, April 19

  • 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.—
    • Crews will be working on the northbound and southbound shoulders near the US 50B interchange reinstalling guardrails.
  • 8 p.m. - 5 a.m.—
    • Westbound US 50B southbound on-ramp to I-25 will be closed.
      • Traffic will be detoured onto the northbound on ramp to I-25 to the 29th Street exit, where motorists can then go southbound on I-25.
    • The southbound and northbound right lanes on I-25 will also be closed as crews perform girder repair and roadway restriping.
  • Speeds will be reduced to 45 MPH through the work zone.

Friday, April 20

  • 5 a.m.—
    • Northbound and southbound I-25 traffic will be in a new, temporary alignment at the intersection.

Project Info

This work is part of the $10 million, CO 96 (4th Street) improvement project, which includes intersection renovation, signal replacement, resurfacing and bridge rehabilitation. Work began in July 2017 and will improve surface quality, enhance safety and provide improved pedestrian crossings, including upgrading ramps to current Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) standards. The project is scheduled to be complete by June 2018.

Members of the Media

The CO 96 project is an active construction area. Access on the project site is restricted unless accompanied by a CDOT representative. Your safety is important to us, so please coordinate access requests in advance with Michelle Peulen. A safe area for interviews, b-roll, etc., and a project team member will be designated for escort, and will coordinate the appropriate personal protective equipment. We appreciate your cooperation.

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