CDOT performs maintenance operations on CO 67 culvert south of Florence

Travel Advisory

April 25, 2024 - Southeastern Colorado - Alternate Route for Commercial Motor Vehicles advised
Maintenance Alert map of CO 67 south of Florence on April 29
Maintenance Alert map of CO 67 south of Florence. Motorists traveling CO 67 between Florence and Wetmore will encounter delays and alternate route is advised for Commercial Motor Vehicles while CDOT performs maintenance work on April 29.

Fremont County — Motorists should plan for delays next Monday, April 29 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. while the Colorado Department of Transportation performs maintenance operations on a culvert on CO Highway 67 from mile point 6.5 to MP 7.5. Commercial Motor Vehicles are advised to take an alternate route.

Traffic Impacts

  • Plan for daytime traffic delays April 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Expect lane shifts guided by flaggers, cones and signage.
  • CMVs are advised to use an alternate route.
  • Drivers are urged to watch for workers and their equipment, slow down and drive with caution.

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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