Projects

Traveler Impacts

The current and upcoming traveler impacts will be listed here for both road and pedestrian/bicycle trail closures and more.

Eastbound Traffic 10.29.13For weekend lane closures, click here.

Coal Creek Trail Closure June 2014 - September 2015

The Coal Creek Trail is closed between Dillon Road and McCaslin Boulevard through fall 2015, while crews construct a new concrete box culvert. Once the culvert is complete, the existing trail will be reestablished through the western portion of the culvert and reopened to the public. The detour utilizing Dillon Road, 88th Street, South Rock Creek Parkway, and McCaslin Boulevard will keep bicyclists safely outside of the construction zone. The detour can be found here and will be in place and signed appropriately.

Project News for the Week of July 19, 2015

Toll collection will begin on Wednesday, July 22. To use the US 36 Express Lanes for free, you’ll need to create an ExpressToll account and get a Switchable HOV pass (shown below) to carpool with two or more people in your vehicle (three or more by no later than 2017). If you have questions regarding paying tolls, opening an ExpressToll account, obtaining a pass or any other ExpressToll topics, please visit www.expresstoll.com
Finish work and final construction is ongoing on the Phase 1 bikeway. The bikeway is now open from 88th Street to Turnpike Drive. Bicyclists will need to use roadway options and existing bike trails where the bikeway ends. The final section on the east end of the project at the Westminster Hills Park is scheduled to open to the public later this month. Additional signage is being installed during this final stage. We appreciate your patience as we work to complete the bikeway.
 
Phase I Bikeway Detour Map
Express Lane Restrictions
Expect daytime single lane restrictions, July 19-25, 7 a.m.-6 p.m., on northbound and southbound I-25 from Clear Creek to 48th Avenue for bridge work.
Expect daily and nightly single lane restrictions in the Express Lane to continue, July 19-25, on northbound and southbound I-25 at 70th Avenue and Clear Creek (where the US 36 ramp and the I-25 ramp converge) for bridge work. US 36 traffic will merge with I-25 traffic to a single lane in this location. Expect delays during peak times. Alternate routes are available to US 36 commuters to bypass the construction, which include Broadway to 70th Avenue to the Express Lanes.
Expect westbound US 36 single lane restrictions at Pecos, July 19-25, 8 p.m.- 5 a.m., for structure repairs and concrete patching.  
The narrowed single lane on the 20th Street bridge is now in effect and will remain in this configuration through mid-July. 
Starting July 26 through the end of October, expect multiple lane closures on northbound and southbound I-25 from the 20th Street bridge to US 36 starting at 8 p.m.- 5:30 a.m. for bridge work. Motorists should expect delays.  

Federal to Church Ranch Boulevard

Sheridan Boulevard Restrictions
Northbound and southbound Sheridan Boulevard will have nightly single lane restrictions on top of the bridge, July 19-25, 8 p.m.-5:30 a.m., as needed for curb and gutter work and final landscaping. One lane in both directions will remain open at all times. If activities are not taking place, all lanes will remain open.
Eastbound and Westbound US 36 Single Lane Restrictions
Eastbound and westbound US 36 will have intermittent single lane restrictions from Federal to Sheridan Boulevard, July 19-25, at the following times:
 Eastbound US 36 – 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m.
 Westbound US 36 – 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m.
The restrictions are necessary for sign installations, striping and landscaping. Expect delays in the area if traveling at night. One lane will remain open at all times.

Church Ranch to 88th Street

US 36 Single Lane Restrictions
Eastbound and westbound US 36, from the 88th Street bridge to Wadsworth Parkway, will have nightly single lane restrictions as needed, July 19-25, 9 p.m.-5:30 a.m. These lane restrictions are necessary for sweeping, striping, barrier work and sign installation.

88th Street to Foothills Parkway 

Eastbound US 36 Off-Ramp to West Flatiron 
The eastbound US 36 off-ramp to West Flatiron Crossing Drive will be closed nightly, July 19-23, 9 p.m.- 5:30 a.m., and July 24-25, 10 p.m.- 8 a.m. for barrier work. Traffic will be detoured to Interlocken.  
McCaslin Boulevard and Ramp Restrictions
The McCaslin interchange, including the on- and off-ramps, and McCaslin Boulevard between Dillon and Marshall Road, will have lane restrictions, July 12-18, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., for paving and striping. 

Upcoming Work

Westbound US36 & Flatiron RTD Bus Platform Temporary Closure
The westbound US 36 & Flatiron RTD bus platform will be closed Monday, July 27 at 5:30 a.m., through Monday, Aug. 3, at 5:30 a.m. This closure is necessary to complete the installation of the station canopy and remaining concrete work. The US 36 off-ramp to Interlocken Loop will remain open to traffic. During the closure, RTD passengers will board at a temporary location in the RTD Park-n-Ride off of Midway. Signage will be in place at the existing bus platform to guide RTD patrons to the temporary boarding area. To obtain additional information regarding RTD schedule/routing information or impact, contact 303-299-6000 or rtd-denver.com.

Switchable Transponder

US 36 Commuting Solutions Incentives

Together we cruise! 36 Commuting Solutions offers free bus passes, rebates on Switchable HOV Passes and cash incentives for those who join a carpool or vanpool. Visit 36commutingsolutions.org today.

Contacts

Hotline: 303-404-7042
Email: info@us36expresslanes.com

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