CO 115 & Broadway Traffic Signal Project

Work this Week:
May 22-28, 2022
  • During this short holiday week, crews will finish striping and perform conduit proofing, pull wiring, and install riprap.
  • No closures will be in place on Friday, May 27
  • Northbound and southbound right turn lane closures on CO 115 at Broadway Street and Marilyn Drive from MP 14.59 to MP 15.09 in Penrose during working hours (8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  • Northbound and southbound shoulder closures on CO 115 from MP 14.59 and MP 15.09 during working hours
  • Marilyn Drive is under a single lane configuration at the intersection of CO 115 to accommodate safe access to the work zone
  • Flaggers will be present to direct alternating eastbound/westbound traffic on Marilyn Drive through the new lane shift
  • Construction devices will be present 24/7 through the work zone, but removed from the roadway when no work is being performed
  • All construction schedules are weather dependent and subject to change

**Marilyn Drive and Broadway (9th Street) at CO 115 will both be fully closed during overnight hours (8 p.m. to 5 a.m.) on Wednesday and Thursday for mast arm attachment to the new signal poles.**

Crews erecting new signal pole at the intersection of CO 115 and Broadway. Photo Holly Lundquist, EST Inc.

Crews erecting new signal pole at the intersection of CO 115 and Broadway. Photo Holly Lundquist, EST Inc.

About the Project:

This state funded project entails making traffic flow and intersection improvements at Colorado Highway 115 and Broadway Street in Penrose.

Work includes adding traffic signals and reconstructing the roadway, installing curb ramps and sidewalks to meet Americans with Disabilities (ADA) compliance, and making other safety improvements.

Sturgeon Electric Company has been selected as the prime contractor for this project.

Project Limits:

  • The project limits extend from Mile Point 14.59 to MP 15.09 on CO 115.

Work Schedule

  • The project began on March 2 and is expected to last until late July.
  • Work will be performed during daytime hours Monday to Friday with some night and weekend work expected.

Traffic Impacts

  • Lane and sidewalk closures will be in place at the intersection of CO 115 and Broadway Street from project kickoff through completion.
  • Full closures of Broadway Street will exist during roadway reconstruction with detour signage in place offering alternate routes.
  • Intermittent closures of CO 115, Broadway Street and Marilyn Drive will exist during traffic signal setup.
  • Pedestrian access will be maintained during construction activities.

Project Facts

  • Cost: $884,367.15
  • Contractor: Sturgeon Electric Company
  • Timeline: March - July 2022
  • Location: intersection of CO 115 at Broadway Street in the Town of Penrose
    • Start Point: 14.59
    • End Point: 15.09

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