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US 160 and US 550 in Durango: Concrete Rehabilitation

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Project Facts

  • Contractor(s): Acme Concrete Paving, of Spokane, Wash.

In early March 2017, crews will begin a project to rehabilitate the concrete surface of US Highways (US) 160 and 550 through Durango. The project will go through Durango's main business corridor, beginning at Tech Center Drive on US 160, just west of the US 160/550 intersection, and end at Animas View Drive (at 3800 Main Ave.) on US 550 north of Durango.

The project is expected to last approximately three months, with the intent of completing work by the latter part of May, in time for Memorial Day holiday weekend travel.


Traffic Impacts

See weekly travel impacts for this project, as well as others in Southwest Colorado.


Feb. 23, 2017, Public Open House

See the meeting presentation.

Key points presented at the open house included the benefits and anticipated impacts of the project:

  • Prolonging the life of the current concrete pavement

  • Enhancing the safety of the highway

  • Improving roadway smoothness

  • Restoring skid resistance of the pavement surface

  • Replacing and patching damaged concrete pavement

  • Removing conflicting stripe shadows

  • Installing new pavement markings with bike lanes

  • Project phasing and resulting travel impacts

  • Night work plans
Contact Us

  • Hotline: 970-903-5745
  • Email:[email protected]

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