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Posted on: March 5, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of March 8, 2021

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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.
  • River Front Trail will be closed until early April, follow well-marked detour around construction activities.

Ridges Irrigation Replacement Project 

  • City crews are replacing the irrigation line along Valley View Way & West Valley Circle 
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Anticipated Completion – Early April 

Lorey Drive Improvement Project

  • Lorey Drive will be closed to thru traffic west of 1st Street
  • Business and residential access will remain open
  • Anticipated Completion – Mid April

G Road Irrigation Project 

  • G Road will be intermittently closed to thru traffic between 24 Road and 24 ½ Road
  • Resident access will be provided
  • Alternate route advised
  • Anticipated completion – Mid April      

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

F Road between 34 Road and 35 Road, Culvert Replacement Project – Mesa County Construction Division

  • F Road will be closed to thru traffic, starting Tuesday March 2
  • Detour will be in place
  •  F Road will reopen to thru traffic every Saturday, Sunday, and Monday
  • Anticipated Completion – March 26

 1st Street Between North Avenue and Grand Avenue, Gas Line Replacement Project – Xcel Energy

  • Side street access may be limited
  • Business access will remain open 
  • Flaggers will be on site to assist motorists
  • Expect Delays
  • Anticipated Completion – Early April

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, 7am to 7pm
  • Anticipated Completion: September 2021

Hwy 340 (Broadway) Culvert Improvements – CDOT

  • Construction will take place between Canary Ln. and Dressell Dr.
  • Expect single lane closures
  • Work hours will be Monday through Saturday from 7 am to7 pm

G Road Power Pole Renovation Project Between 26 ½ Road and 27 Road – GRAND VALLEY POWER

  • Possible alternating one lane traffic through the work zone 
  • Expect delays
  • Work hours: Monday thru Friday, 8am to 5pm
  • Anticipated Completion Date – Late April

 2335 H Road Utility Construction - Private Development

  • Thursday March 11 and Friday March 12 only
  • H Road will be closed to thru traffic between 23 Road and 23 ½ Road
  • Resident access will be maintained

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

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