Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 12/9/18

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Horizon Drive Crosswalks Project, from G Road to I-70

  • Expect lane closures between the hours of 8:30am and 4:30pm
  • All business access will be provided
  • Anticipated completion – late January.

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 – early December (weather permitting).

Sewer Line Repair Project – Grand Mesa Avenue Between Hwy 50 and Canon Avenue

  • Possible street closure with detour in place
  • Alternate route advised
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Anticipated completion – early December (weather permitting).

North Avenue Median Renovation Project – Median work between 15th Street and 29 Road

  • There will be single-lane traffic in both directions, short delays can be expected
  • Work hours will be from 8:30 am until 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday
  • All business access will remain open
  • Anticipated Completion – late December.


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

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Ramp Improvement Project – CDOT Project

  • Crews will be working at the following 3 locations this week: Broadway (CO 340)/Rice Street, I-70 off and on ramps at 24 Road, and 13th Street at Ute Avenue
  • Watch for workers and please slow down
  • No major traffic impacts expected
  • For additional information email gjadarampproject@gmail.com or call 970-620-8686
  • Anticipated completion March 2019.

25¾ Road and Patterson Road Tree Removal – Private development project

  • Sunday, December 9 only, between the hours of 7 am and 12 noon
  • Westbound Patterson Road between 26 Road and 25 ½ Road will be single-lane traffic with possible short delays.


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

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