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City of Grand Junction News

Posted on: October 15, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of October 18, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • 24 Road will reopen and G Road will close between 24 Road and 24 1/2 Road beginning this week
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated Completion - Late March 2022

2021 Sewer Line Replacement Project - Unaweep Avenue

  • Unaweep Ave. is closed between 27 Road and Pinon Street
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Resident access will be provided
  • Anticipated Completion: October 31

2021 Street Asphalt Overlay Project

  • This week’s asphalt paving will take place at the following locations (weather dependent)
  • Expect delays and possible detours in the following locations:
  1. 27 Road from the 12th Street & Horizon Drive Round-A-Bout to the I-70 Overpass 
  2. Crossroads Blvd. from Horizon Drive to 27 Road
  3. Compass Drive north of Crossroads Blvd.
  4. 20 ½ Road from Broadway to F ¾ Road
  5.  E ¼ Road from Sunburst Court to Hoover Drive
  6. Hoover Drive from E ¼ Road to I-70B
  7. 27 Road from B ¼ Road to Hwy 50

Monument Road Construction: Installation of Left Turn Lane

  • Expect alternating one lane traffic along Monument Road between S. Redlands Road and Glade Park Road during normal work hours
  • Delays can be expected
  • The paved recreational trail will be closed throughout the construction zone
  • Anticipated Completion: Late October

Main Street Between 7th Street and 9th Street - Fiber Optic Bore

  • Main Street will be closed Monday - Friday, between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Business access will be provided
  • Anticipated Completion: Tuesday, October 26

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions   

1st Street & Grand Avenue Improvement Project – CDOT

  • Expect intermittent lane closures, traffic pattern changes, and delays on 1st Street, I-70B, and Grand Avenue 
  • Expect possible side street closures with well-marked detour routes in place
  • Be aware of reduced speed limits throughout the construction zone
  • Access to local businesses will be provided
  • Alternate route advised  
  • Anticipated completion – May 2022 

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

  • Expect full Road Closures with a well-marked detour route at various locations
  • Be aware of the 15-mph reduced speed limit, along with increased law enforcement 
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Alternate Route advised
  • Work hours: Monday thru Saturday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Anticipated Completion - January 2022

B 1/4 Road from 27 Road to 27 1/2 Road - Utility Construction (Private Development)

  • B 1/4 Road will be closed starting Monday, October 18
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Resident and business access will be provided
  • Anticipated Completion: Wednesday, October 20 (weather permitting)

Contact: Greg LeBlanc, Senior Assistant to the City Manager| 970-244 1557 or gregoryl@gjcity.org


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