Projects

Traffic and Construction Impacts

Ongoing Work

  • Josephine Street CLOSED for a half block north of 46th Avenue for bridge construction until summer 2020
  • Fillmore Street CLOSED for a half block north of 46th Avenue for bridge construction until summer 2020
  • Continued closure of Stapleton Drive North between Dahlia and Holly streets for roadway work through early February
  • Dahlia Street CLOSED south of Stapleton Drive South to rebuild intersection
  • Stapleton Drive North and South reduced to one lane for interstate widening
  • Continued work at the Peoria Street and I-70 interchange, including construction of the new I-70 bridge

Upcoming Work

  • Brighton Boulevard under I-70 to close for a weekend in early 2020
  • Westbound 46th Avenue between Steele and Clayton streets to close Sunday, Jan. 26 - mid- March
  • Fillmore Street to close at 46th Avenue, Sunday, Jan. 26 – mid- March; local access from 45th Avenue
  • Dahlia Street to close under I-70, Jan. 26 – Jan. 31
  • Dahlia Street to close north of Stapleton Drive North and under I-70 in early February for approximately four months
  • Leyden Street at Stapleton Drive North to close Jan. 31 for approximately one month 
  • Monaco Street under I-70 and at Stapleton Drive South to close for a weekend in early 2020; see detour map 
  • Monaco Street to close south of Stapleton Drive South; see detour map 

Permanent Closures

  • 46th Avenue between Brighton Boulevard and York Street
  • York Street on-ramp to westbound I-70
  • Thompson Court between 46th Avenue and Project sound wall to the north
  • Vasquez Boulevard frontage road west of Steele Street
  • 46th Avenue between Jackson Street and ramp to southbound Colorado Boulevard - Access to businesses maintained
  • Southbound 46th Avenue from 48th Avenue to Stapleton Drive North (east of Colorado Boulevard)
  • Airlawn Road between Stapleton Drive South and Niagara Street

For a broader list of construction activities/traffic impacts in the Globeville Elyria-Swansea check out Navigate North Denver.

Construction activities will be happening day and night. Activities that occur overnight will be within the noise variance limits of 75-decibel hourly average with an allowable spike up to 86 decibels. To make a complaint about construction noise during the night call the 24-hour hotline at 833-C70-INFO (270-4636). DDPHE regulates the noise variance and residents may also call the city at 3-1-1. There is additional information about the variance here.


Nighttime general construction the week of  Jan. 19 and 26, 2020 will occur at the following locations:

  • Brighton Boulevard and I-70 interchange
  • 46th Avenue and Union Pacific Railroad crossing
  • I-70 and 46th Avenue between York Street and Colorado Boulevard
  • Colorado Boulevard between 44th and 48th avenues
  • I-70 between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street
  • Stapleton Drive (north and south) between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street
  • I-70 between Quebec Street and I-225 interchange
    • Peoria Street

Construction activities are weather and site-condition dependent, and schedules are subject to change.

I-70


  • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between I-25 and Colorado Boulevard
  • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 19 – Saturday Jan. 25
  • Type of Work: Roadway work
     
  • Description: Westbound I-70 off-ramp to Washington Street – Left lane restriction
  • Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 22
  • Type of Work: Signal work  

Local Streets

No new traffic impacts 

I-70


  • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street
  • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 19 – Saturday Jan. 25
  • Type of Work: Roadway work

Local Streets


  • Description: Holly Street under I- 70 –CLOSED
  • Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 19 - Friday, Jan. 24
  • Type of Work: Bridge construction

I-70

  • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between Quebec Street and I-225
  • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 19 – Saturday Jan. 25
  • Type of Work: Roadway work
     
  • Description: Central Park Boulevard on-ramp to westbound I-70 - CLOSED
  • Date and Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21
  • Type of Work: Roadway work   
     
  • Description: Eastbound I-70 off-ramp to Central Park Boulevard - CLOSED
  • Date and Time: 6 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21
  • Type of Work: Roadway work   
     
  • Description: Peoria Street on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED
  • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Monday, Jan. 20
  • Type of Work: Roadway striping
     
  • Description: Eastbound I-70 ramp to Southbound I-225– CLOSED 
  • Date and Time: 10 p.m. – 5:00 a.m., Monday, Jan. 20
  • Type of Work: Roadway striping
     
  • Description: Chambers Road on-ramp to westbound I-70  - CLOSED 
  • Date and Time: 10 p.m. – 5:00 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 19
  • Type of Work: Roadway striping

Local Streets


  • Description: Peoria Street under I- 70 - Lane restrictions
  • Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 20 - Friday, Jan. 24
  • Type of Work: Roadway work   

Project: City of Denver/North Denver Cornerstone Collaborative (NDCC) - Brighton Boulevard

Visit the City of Denver/NDCC website for additional project information


Project: National Western Center - Brighton Boulevard

Visit the National Western Center website for additional project information


Project: Xcel Energy - North Metro Natural Gas Pipeline

Visit the Xcel Energy website for additional project information


Project: City of Denver/39th Avenue Greenway

Visit the 39th Avenue Greenway website for additional information


Project: 47th & York Bicycle & Pedestrian Bridge

Visit the City of Denver/NDCC website for additional project information

Central 70 Construction Impacts Map

Map Legend

  • Red - closure
  • Orange - lane restriction
  • Grey - permanent closure

Click on individual impacts for additional information and zoom in for more detail.


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