US 50 Fowler to Manzanola Surface Treatment

Travel Advisory

Project Update

(Closed until approximately late fall 2020)

Construction Schedules: Subject to change based on weather/unforeseen circumstances and schedule changes


  • Phase 1 of full depth removal is near 50 percent completed. Crews continue with milling the pavement as they continue to prep for resurfacing
  • Crews are prepping to begin paving in some areas the week of May 4.


  • Otero County Sheriff and Colorado State Patrol have been working in conjunction with one another to increase patrols to help with detour complaince and speeding issues.
  • Variable message signage is now up at various locations to help with speeding motorists.
  • Please remember to follow the detour route. Trucks are required to take the detour route.  

Ariel view of trucks and crews milling on US 50
Ariel photo of milling US 50

Cones on the roadway prepping for paving     
Prepping for paving