Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 10/7/19

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

7th Street Reconstruction – Orchard Avenue to Patterson Road Project

  • Expect lane shifts and short delays this week for final clean-up
  • All business and resident access will be provided.

Monument Road Trail Project

  • Monument Road will be closed on Wednesday, October 9 for one day only just north of S. Redlands Road. A well-marked detour route will be in place
  • Portions of the Lunch Loop trails remain closed
  • Informational signs will be posted in the parking lot and we apologize for the inconvenience.

Sewer & Water Line Replacement Project

  • Sewer line construction will occur in the following areas:
    • Sandra Avenue and Formay Avenue between 29 Road and 29 1/4 Road
    • Both streets will be closed to through traffic
    • Access for local residents will be provided
    • Anticipated completion – November
  • Water line construction will occur in the following areas:
    • 3rd Avenue from 9th Street to 10th Street
    • All business and resident access will be provided
  • Expect delays.

Riverside Park Improvement Project

  • Riverside Park Drive is now permanently closed between W. Colorado and Hale Avenue
  • A well-marked vehicle and bicycle detour will be in place
  • Anticipated completion – November.

Raw Waterline Project from City Water Plant to Las Colonias Business Park

  • Pipe laying continues along 26 1/4 Road, south of Hwy. 50 (roadway adjacent to cemetery)
  • Work hours will be 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
  • Anticipated completion for this phase of construction – October.

2019 Asphalt Overlay Program

  • Asphalt overlays will occur in the following areas:
    • 15th Street between Winters Avenue and D Road (Concrete Replacement)
  • No on-street parking along west side of Winters Avenue
  • Little to no delays are expected
  • Anticipated completion – October.

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Orchard Avenue Reconstruction from Normandy Drive to 29 Road – Mesa County Project

  • Orchard Avenue will be closed to through traffic 24/7
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Access will be maintained for local residents at all times
  • Anticipated completion – November.

30 Road from I-70 Business Loop to Patterson Road (F Road) Waterline Replacement Project – Ute Water Project

  • 30 Road will have intermittent single lane traffic in each direction between Patterson Road and I-70B
  • Orchard Avenue will be closed west of 30 Road this week – please use 29 1/2 Road
  • Access will be provided for local residents and businesses
  • Delays can be expected
  • Anticipated completion – December.

Gas Line Construction from 1100 Independent Avenue to 2331 River Road – Public Service Company of Colorado Project

  • This gas line project will be wrapping up in the next two weeks
  • Traffic delays will be minimal
  • Anticipated completion – October.

   22 Road between J Road and K Road, Waterline Replacement Project – Ute Water

  • 22 Road will be closed to through traffic, opening back up for the evenings and weekends
  • Work hours will be 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Mon. – Fri.
  • Access will be provided for local residents at all times
  • A well-marked detour will be in place
  • Anticipated completion – November.

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