Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 10/1/18

7th Street 2018

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

7th Street Reconstruction Project, North Avenue to Orchard Avenue

  • Concrete work will be completed this week
  • Final paving operations will take place Wednesday, October 3 – Saturday, October 6
  • Expect lane shifts, closures and delays
  • All business and resident access will remain open with intermittent closures
  • Alternate route is advised
  • Anticipated completion – October 8.

Roadway Striping

  • The following streets are scheduled to be striped this week (weather dependent):
    • 28 ¼ Road from North Avenue to Patterson Road
    • 28 ½ Road from I-70B to Orchard Avenue
  • Motorists should expect lane restrictions and delays
  • Please avoid crossing wet paint.


Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Broadway and Redlands Parkway, Roundabout Construction – CDOT Project

  • Traffic is now in the permanent configuration of the new roundabout
  • The roundabout will only be a single lane until mid-October
  • 9’ width restriction 24/7 for the duration of project (no semi-trailers allowed)
  • 35 MPH speed limit reduction leading up to the roundabout and 15 MPH going through the roundabout
  • Work hours will be Monday – Friday, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm
  • For additional information please email redlandsroundabout@gmail.com or call 970-456-1361
  • Anticipated completion – November.

I-70 Median Guardrail Replacement Project between the Horizon Drive and Clifton Interchanges – CDOT Project

  • I-70 traffic at times will be reduced to one lane in each direction during work hours
  • Speed limit will be reduced to 55 mph through construction zone
  • Work hours will be Monday – Friday, 7am – 7 pm (weather dependent)
  • For additional information please email I70railreplacement@gmail.com or call 970-833-5264
  • Anticipated completion – December.     


Contact:  Sam Rainguet, Communications Manager   970-244-1507 or samr@gjcity.org

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