Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 11/5/18

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

29 Road Railroad Overpass Street Repair – Thursday, November 8 Only

  • Road Repairs will take place on the Northbound lanes of 29 Road atop overpass
  • Northbound traffic will be detoured onto D ½ Road and then over to 30 Road
  • Southbound traffic will not be affected by this work.

Patterson Road Utility Crossing at Beechwood Street – Tuesday through Thursday

  • Tuesday night work, 7 pm – 6 am: Crews will be crossing the west bound lanes of Patterson Road
  • Wednesday night work, 7 pm – 6 am: Crews will be crossing the east bound lanes of Paterson Road
  • Thursday day work, 9 am – early afternoon: Crews will be paving Patterson Road
  • Motorists can expect lane shifts and possible alternating one-lane traffic
  • Alternate route are advised

F ½ Road Closure West of 31 Road – Lewis Wash Bridge Replacement Project

  • F ½ Road will be closed to through traffic between 30 Road and 31 Road, 24/7
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Residents living west of Lewis Wash and Thunder Mountain Elementary School traffic use 30 Road
  • Residents living east of Lewis Wash including Allegheny Drive use 31 Road
  • Anticipated completion – mid-April.

Leaf Removal Program 

  • City wide leaf pick-up began Monday, October 15
  • Please slow down in neighborhoods where crews are working
  • Traffic delays can be expected
  • Anticipated completion – mid-December (weather permitting).

Sewer and Water Line Replacement Project

28 ¼ Road between Orchard Avenue and Brittany Avenue

  • Expect lane shifts and delays
  • Anticipated completion – late November.

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions – This list reflects only the projects of which we have been notified.

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 or call 970-833-5264
  • Anticipated completion – December.     

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

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