I-70 Bridge from Stanley Road to Fall River Road in Clear Creek County

Travel Alerts 

Stanley Road traffic continues to run in a one-lane configuration near the intersection with Fall River Road until construction is complete. A temporary traffic signal is in place to control two-way travel through this area.

Project Facts

  • Cost: $2.5 million
  • Contractor: SEMA Construction
  • Timeline: May - December 2019
  • Location: west of Idaho Springs at I-70 Exit 238, between Stanley Road and Fall River Road

From May through December 2019, crews will build a two-lane bridge on I-70 over Clear Creek—west of Idaho Springs at Exit 238, between Stanley Road and Fall River Road. A stretch of approximately 845 feet of Stanley Road will be raised by four feet to meet the profile of the new bridge.

Other work includes:

  • Adding a 10-foot-wide raised sidewalk, barrier, guardrail and lighting to increase safety for bicyclists and pedestrians
  • Making drainage improvements
  • Erecting signs
  • Adding striping to the roadway

Schedule & Travel Impacts

  • Working hours: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Thursday, and 7 a.m. - 3 p.m., Friday
  • No weekend or holiday work
  • Starting May 20: Stanley Road reduced to one lane with two-way travel directed by temporary traffic signals
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