US 85 and WCR 98 Intersection Improvements in Nunn, CO

WCR 98 Full Closure August 3

  • On Monday, August 3, WCR 98 will have a full closure.
  • Work is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 3 until late August 2020
  • Detour is in place. DETOUR From US 85 go north to west on 8th Street, to south on Lincoln Avenue. From WCR 98 head north on Lincoln Avenue, to east on 8th Street to US 85.
  • See detour map below:

CR 98 Detour Map

About the Project

Colorado Department of Transportation will widen the existing roadway at the intersection of US 85 and WCR 98. The improvements include widening at the UPRR crossing toward south to accommodate larger turning capacity. Drivers can expect lane closures and flagging operations as Zak Dirt, works on the project, finishing in early fall of this year.

Project Facts

  • Cost: $1.9 million
  • Contractor: Zak Dirt, Inc.
  • Timeline: July - September 2020
  • Location: Intersection of US 85 and WCR 98 in Nunn, CO, Weld County

US 85 Nunn MapUS 85 Nunn Work Zone

Proposed Work Schedule

  • Work is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 7th. Work is expected to be completed by early fall 2020.
  • Normal work hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Traffic Impacts

  • All motorized vehicles should expect travel impacts throughout the construction of this project.
  • Flagging operations will be in effect. Motorists should be aware of lane closures.
  • Speed reduction to 4 MPH will be in effect. Motorists are urged to obey speed reductions and watch for construction personnel and equipment in the work zone.

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