Safety project to begin on CO Highway 392 Oct. 18

Travel Advisory

October 17, 2023 - Northeastern Colorado - Traffic delays expected

Weld County —  The Colorado Department of Transportation will begin a safety improvement project on CO 392 on Oct. 18.

Work will take place north of Greeley on CO 392 between County Road 27 and County Road 51. The project is expected to be complete this December.

Crews will be installing LED flashing stop signs and replacing signal heads, as well as widening the shoulder in some areas. These improvements will benefit the public by providing enhanced safety and mobility for motorists traveling on narrow two-lane highways and also improving traffic flow for motorists.

CO Highway 392 safety project map
Safety work on CO 392 will begin at County Road 27 (MP 110) and end at County Road 51 (MP 122).

Travel Impacts

Starting Oct. 18, traffic impacts will include:

  • Daytime work hours range from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
  • Vehicles may be reduced to single-lane, alternating traffic intermittently in either direction, throughout the duration of the project
  • Plan ahead and expect delays up to 15-minutes
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40 mph through the work zone
  • The project is expected to last until December 2023.

Project Contact Information

For additional information about this project, contact the project team.

Know Before You Go

Travelers are urged to “know before you go.” Gather information about weather forecasts and anticipated travel impacts and current road conditions prior to hitting the road. CDOT resources include:

Remember: Slow For The Cone Zone

The following tips are to help you stay safe while traveling through maintenance and construction work zones.

  • Do not speed in work zones. Obey the posted speed limits.
  • Stay Alert! Expect the unexpected.
  • Watch for workers. Drive with caution.
  • Don't change lanes unnecessarily.
  • Avoid using mobile devices such as phones while driving in work zones.
  • Turn on headlights so that workers and other drivers can see you.
  • Be especially alert at night while driving in work zones.
  • Expect delays, especially during peak travel times.
  • Allow ample space between you and the car in front of you.
  • Anticipate lane shifts and merge when directed to do so.
  • Be patient!

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