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Posted on: December 2, 2019

CONEZONE: 27th Street Closures, Dec. 4-16

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Please read closely for lane and road closure information for 27th Street Bridge project construction for December 4-16.

  • Eastbound 27th Street Closure and S. Grand Ave. Closure, Dec. 4 at 6 PM-Dec. 11 at 6 PM
  • 27th Street Bridge Full Closure, Dec. 11 at 6 PM – Dec. 16 at 6 AM
  • Plan ahead: Use 8th Street Detour or Co Rd 154 at Buffalo Valley for alternate access
  • See calendar and maps below.

December 4-16 2019 Calendar

Beginning at 6 PM on Wednesday, December 4, 27th Street between Midland Ave. and Colorado Highway 82 (CO 82) will be closed to eastbound traffic (towards CO 82). Westbound traffic (towards Midland Ave.) will still be open across the bridge. Eastbound traffic (towards CO 82 will need to use the 8th Street detour for access across the river. The pedestrian bridge will remain open.

On Wednesday, December 11 at 6 PM, 27th Street will change from the eastbound lane closure to a full closure of the bridge. The full closure is anticipated to be in effect until approximately 6 AM on Monday, December 16. The pedestrian bridge will also be closed during the full closure. Pedestrians and bicyclists should use the 14th Street Bridge or the Old Cardiff bridge for alternate access. Motorists should use the 8th Street detour.

December 4 at 6 PM until December 16, the south leg of the intersection at Grand Ave. and 27th Street will also be closed for concrete work. For alternate access to areas south of the intersection, please use the detour via Co Rd 154 at Buffalo Valley.

These closures are required for crews to form, pour and cure the concrete for the new roundabout and its surrounding connections. Both lanes of traffic and the south leg of the roundabout will reopen the morning of Monday, December 16 with up to 15-minute holds on S. Grand Ave.

During these closures, please expect construction lights and noise for night work. Work is weather dependent and subject to change. Updates or changes to the schedule will be announced via ConeZone and will be updated on the project information line, 618-5379.

December 4-11

December 11-16

Project Information:

Email: 27thStreetBridge@gmail.com

Phone (call or text): 970-618-5379

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