The Grand Avenue Bridge (GAB) project is the largest infrastructure project on the Western Slope in 25 years. Now in phase 2 of this five-phase project, crews are working to replace the more than five-decade-old traffic bridge in Glenwood Springs.
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Week Look Ahead
Eighth Street Bridge Opens, Some Work Still Ahead
The Eighth Street bridge is open. Commuters will be able to use the route from Seventh Street to Midland Avenue.
Motorists can expect alternating traffic on Thursday, Oct. 20 through Friday, Oct. 21, while crews complete bridge guardrail installation.
Construction activity in the area will continue, as the remodel to the Eighth Street and Midland Avenue intersection receives final touches and crews move east. Pedestrian access will continue to be maintained.