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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 12/21/2020

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Riverfront at Dos Rios Phase 2 Project (8/17/20 to 6/17/21)

  • Be aware of construction activities around the bicycle playground, access to the bike park from Riverside Parkway will remain open during construction
  • The existing asphalt surface of Riverside Drive, south of Hale Avenue, has been permanently removed. No vehicle access shall be allowed south of Hale
  • Riverfront Trail may be closed at times. Follow well-marked detour around construction activities

Annual Leaf Removal Program - City Wide

  • Please slow down and use caution in areas where City Crews are working
  • Anticipated Completion – Late December

Hale Avenue - Utility Work

  • Hale Avenue will be closed between Park Avenue and Lawrence Avenue
  • Detour route will be in pace
  • Anticipated completion - Mid to late December

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

E Road Reconstruction between 31 Road and 32 Road - Mesa County

  • Expect full road closures with a well-marked detour route at various locations
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Alternate route advised
  • Work hours: Monday thru Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Anticipated completion: September 2021

33 ½ Road Irrigation Project, between D ½ Road and E ¼ Road – Mesa County

  •  Expect full road closures with well-marked detour route in place
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Alternate route advised
  • Work hours: Monday – Friday, 7am to 5pm
  • Anticipated Completion: December 31

ADA Ramps Phase III (Redlands) - Mesa County

Monday, Dec. 21st to Wednesday, Dec. 23rd, work will consist of:

  • Westbound right lane closure on Broadway (CO 340) from High Pointe Dr. to Canary Ln.
  • Westbound traffic transitions into the center turn lane from Manzana Dr. to W Scenic Dr.
  • All intersections will maintain public access
  • Expect intermittent flagging during construction
  • All work is tentatively scheduled based on weather conditions

Hwy 340 (Broadway) Culvert Improvements - CDOT

  • Construction will take place between Canary Ln. and Dressle Dr.
  • Expect minimal traffic impacts with occasional single lane closures
  • Working hours will be Monday through Friday from 7 am to 5 pm

Contact: Greg LeBlanc, Sr. Assistant to the City Manager | 970-244 1557 or

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