US 160 Wolf Creek Fiber Optic Installation

Project Status: Complete

Project Facts

  • Cost:
    $3.7 million

Improvement Area

  • Wolf Creek Tunnel

From July to September 2016, crews installed fiber optic lines along US 160 from South Fork to the Wolf Creek Tunnel (mile posts 174-191). This work optimized digital controls within the tunnel.

Project work included: 

  • trench work.
  • shoulder work to install conduit and fiber.
  • covering the project area with concrete and topping it with asphalt.

In the News

"Wolf Creek fiber project closing regional internet gap"
Durango Herald
May 15, 2017


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