Projects

Traffic and Construction Impacts

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Upcoming Work

  • Local street closures in West area for viaduct demolition
    • Columbine Street under viaduct closed for viaduct demolition starting Monday, June 21 through late June
  • Final paving of Stapleton North and South drives in spring 2021 requiring overnight closures
    • Stapleton North Drive from Holly to Forest streets closed overnight, Monday, June 14
    • Stapleton North Drive from Forest to Dahlia streets and Dahlia under I-70 closed overnights, Tuesday, June 15 and Wednesday, June 16
    • Stapleton North Drive from Dahlia Street to 48th Avenue closed overnights, Wednesday, June 16 and Thursday, June 17
    • Stapleton South Drive from Dahlia Street to eastbound I-70 off-ramp to Holly Street closed overnights, Thursday, June 17 and Friday, June 18
    • Stapleton South Drive from eastbound I-70 off-ramp to Holly Street to Holly Street closed overnights, Friday, June 18 and Saturday, June 19

 Ongoing Work

  • Brighton Boulevard
    • Lane restrictions under I-70
  • Eastbound I-70 off-ramp to Steele Street closed for several months
  • Lane restrictions on Stapleton North and South drives

    See Permanent Closures Here

    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 or vibration during the night, call the 24-hour hotline at 833-C70-INFO (833-270-4636). 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 June 13-20, 2021, 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

      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 or vibration during the night, call the 24-hour hotline at 833-C70-INFO (833-270-4636). DDPHE regulates the noise variance and residents may also call the city at 3-1-1. There is additional information about the variance here.

      I-70

      • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between I-25 and Colorado Boulevard (including off- and on-ramps)
      • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, June 13 – Saturday, June 19
      • Type of Work: Roadway work
         
      • Description: Brighton Boulevard on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED
      • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Monday, June 14
      • Type of Work: Viaduct demolition

            Local Streets

            • Description: Brighton Boulevard under I-70 – Lane restriction
            • Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Wednesday, June 16 - Friday, June 18
            • Type of Work: Utility work
               
            • Description: 46th South Avenue from Columbine to Fillmore streets – CLOSED 
            • Date and Time: Started Tuesday, June 1 – early July
            • Type of Work: Viaduct demolition
               
            • Description: Clayton Street under viaduct – CLOSED 
            • Date and Time: Started Tuesday, June 1 – Monday, June 14
            • Type of Work: Viaduct demolition
               
            • Description: 46th South Avenue from Fillmore to Steele streets and Fillmore Street under viaduct – CLOSED 
            • Date and Time: 5 a.m., Saturday, June 12 – 11 p.m., Sunday, June 13
            • Type of Work: Viaduct demolition
               
            • Description: Fillmore Street under viaduct – CLOSED 
            • Date and Time: Starting Monday, June 14 – late-June
            • Type of Work: Viaduct demolition

                          I-70

                          • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street (including off- and on-ramps)
                          • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, June 13 – Saturday, June 19
                          • Type of Work: Roadway work

                              Local Streets

                              • Description: Dahlia and Monaco Street under I-70 – CLOSED (will reopen during overnight closures of Stapleton Drive for paving)        
                              • Date and Time: Started Saturday, June 5 – mid-July
                              • Type of Work: Roadway work
                                 
                              • Description: Stapleton North Drive from Leyden to Holly streets and Holly Street under I-70 – CLOSED
                              • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12
                              • Type of Work: Paving
                                 
                              • Description: Stapleton North Drive from Holly to Forest streets – CLOSED
                              • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Monday, June 14
                              • Type of Work: Paving
                                 
                              • Description: Stapleton North Drive from Forest to Dahlia streets – CLOSED
                              • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Tuesday, June 15 and Wednesday, June 16
                              • Type of Work: Paving

                                        I-70

                                        • Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 and I-270 – Occasional lane restrictions between Quebec Street and I-225 (including off- and on-ramps)
                                        • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, June 13 – Saturday, June 19
                                        • Type of Work: Roadway work
                                           
                                        • Description: Central Park Boulevard on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED
                                        • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Monday, June 14
                                        • Type of Work: Utility work
                                           
                                        • Description: Havana Street on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED
                                        • Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Monday, June 14
                                        • Type of Work: Utility work
                                           
                                        • Description: Peoria Street on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED
                                        • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 16 and Thursday, June 17  
                                        • Type of Work: Utility work
                                           
                                        • Description: Peoria Street on-ramp to westbound I-70 – CLOSED
                                        • Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Thursday, June 17
                                        • Type of Work: Utility work

                                                  Local Streets

                                                    No new traffic impacts

                                                      Project: National Western Center 

                                                      Visit the National Western Center website for additional project information.

                                                      Project: Globeville Levee Improvements 

                                                      Visit the City and County of Denver website for additional project information.


                                                      Central 70 Construction Impacts Map

                                                      Map Legend

                                                      • Red - closure
                                                      • Orange - lane restriction
                                                      • Green - open roadway
                                                      • Grey - permanent closure

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