Walsenburg Pedestrian/Bicycle Improvements

Project Facts

  • Cost: $1.7 million
  • Contractor: Walsenburg Sand and Gravel
  • Timeline: May - November 2019
  • Locations: I-25 C (Walsen Avenue) between Spruce and Pine; and on US 160 between Olive and Ysidro in Walsenburg

Starting in May 2019, crews will begin upgrading curb ramps and sidewalks om I-25C and on US 160 in Walsenburg to ensure they comply with the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).

Other work includes:

  • installing permanent traffic-control devices;
  • improving pedestrian crossings; and
  • modifying a culvert to accommodate a multi-use shared path on Walsen and Pine.

Crews will complete work at the following locations:

  1. Interstate 25C (Walsen Avenue), between Spruce Street (MP 1.9) and Pine Street (MP 2.3)
  2. US 160 (Seventh Avenue) between Olive Street (MP 304.72) and Ysidro Street (MP 304.85).


  • Working hours: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, with no weekend work expected
  • Work is expected to be completed in November 2019.

Traffic Impacts

CDOT anticipates no travel impacts, but pedestrians and cyclists can expect shoulder and lane closures. Signs will redirect pedestrians and cyclists.

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