Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of Monday, September 18


City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions                    

Street Overlay Project 

Adjusting manhole covers to grade, Gunnison Avenue from 12th Street to 24th Street

  • Flaggers will be on site to assist motorists
  • Expect delays
  • Anticipated completion – October 2017.

28 ½ Road Sewer and Water Line Replacement

28 ½ Road between I-70B and North Avenue will be closed to through traffic

  • Access will be maintained for local residents and businesses
  • Anticipated completion – November 2017



Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

I-70 Beavertail Tunnel Lighting Project (east of Palisade) – CDOT Project

  • Speed limit reduction throughout construction zone is set at 35 mph
  • Eastbound I-70 traffic will be detoured onto service road 24/7. No vehicle parking or bicycling on the service road.
  • Both west and eastbound traffic can expect single-lane closures
  • Project hours will be weekdays 7am – 5pm
  • For more information, please call (970) 456-1481
  • Anticipated completion – November 2017.

I-70B / North Avenue Interchange Project west of 1st Street– CDOT Project

  • Expect alternating left and right-lane closures in both directions
  • Speed limit reduction throughout construction zone is set at 30 mph
  • Anticipated completion – October 2017.

Airport Road Way Striping Project – Grand Junction Regional Airport Project

The following streets are scheduled to be striped:

Aviators Way
Eagle Drive
Walker Field Drive
Falcon Way
Landing View Drive

  •  Please use caution and drive slowly
  •  Anticipated completion – September 22.

Contact:  Sam Rainguet, Communications Manager       970-244-1507 or 

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