Projects

Garfield County ADA Ramp Improvements

Work this Week

Week of July 18, 2021

Ongoing Traffic Impacts

The Region 3 ADA Ramp Improvements Project - Garfield County will be conducted in New Castle on US 6 (Main St.) on N. B St., S. E Ave., W. Burning Mountain Ave., E. Burning Mountain Ave., CO 340 (Bruce Rd.), N. E Ave., N. D Ave., and N. 1st St.

Monday, July 26 to Thursday, July 29 work will consist of:

  • Eastbound right lane closure on (Main St.) US 6 from W. Burning Mountain Ave. to E. Burning Mountain Ave.
  • Westbound right lane closure on (Main St.) US 6 at Bruce Rd.
  • Expect intermittent flagging and lane shifts during construction
  • All intersections will maintain public access

The project will be in operation Monday thru Thursday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more information or to be added to the project update list please call 970-440-2380 email [email protected]

Work will consist of bringing existing curb ramps into compliance with Public Rights of Way Accessibility Guidelines (PROWAG). Curb ramps are intended to provide pedestrians access between the sidewalk and street with ease when a vertical change in elevation is present. The Access Board is an independent federal agency that promotes equality for people with disabilities through leadership in accessible design and the development of accessibility guidelines and standards.

Project Locations:

  • Rifle

    • CO 13: W. 20th Street, W. 26th Street, W. 30th Street, and Lion’s Park Circle - between MP 0.12 and MP 3.14 - approximately one mile southwest of Deerfield Park.
  • Silt

    • US 6: 1st Street, 3rd Street, 5th Street, 7th Street, 9th Street, Domebly Court, 16th Street, Lyon Blvd. - between MP 98.73 and MP 99.85 - in downtown Silt.
  • New Castle

    • US 6 - 1st Street, N. B Avenue, N. D Avenue, S. E Avenue, Burning Mountain Avenue, Bruce Road (CO RD 240) - Between MP 105.90 and 107.30.

Project location maps can be viewed by clicking Project Maps (right)

Project Facts

  • Cost: $1 to 5 Million
  • Contractor: KSK, LLC
  • Timeline: April - July 2021
  • Location: CO 13 in Rifle, US 6 in Silt, US 6 in New Castle