Motorists should anticipate significant travel impacts in Glenwood Springs associated with asphalt paving on Monday, June 1 through Sunday, June 7, 9am to dusk.
GARFIELD COUNTY – As part of “Whole System-Whole Safety” program improvements for the Colorado Highway 82 corridor project, CO 82 southbound/eastbound (towards Aspen) motorists should anticipate significant travel impacts in Glenwood Springs associated with asphalt paving on Monday, June 1 through Sunday, June 7.
GLENWOOD SPRINGS PROJECT AREA AND WORK HOURS
Southbound/eastbound lane closures will be in effect in Glenwood Springs on CO 82 between 24th Street and the southern city limits (see map). The west side of the 27th Street and CO 82 intersection will also be closed for asphalt removal and paving. For alternate 27th Street access, motorists should use S. Grand Ave. at 23rd Street or Co Rd 154 at Buffalo Valley.
Work hours, lane closures and reduced speeds will be in effect daily from approximately 9 a.m. to dusk. Significant delays are anticipated. Plan extra travel time especially during the morning and afternoon travel peaks.
These closures are required for construction crews to remove and replace asphalt on the two eastbound CO 82 travel lanes between 24th Street and the southern Glenwood Springs city limits and asphalt on the west side of the intersection of CO 82 and 27th Street. Work is weather dependent and subject to change.
WEST INTERSECTION AT 27TH STREET AND CO 82
Monday, June 1 through Wednesday, June 3, various closures will be required at the west side of the intersection of 27th Street and CO 82. The southbound right turn from CO 82 onto 27th Street will remain open. On Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7, additional delays are anticipated for crews to install roadway striping. Motorists are recommended to use 8th Street as the impact will change daily. Whenever possible, crews will reopen lanes.
CO 82 AND CO 133 ASPHALT WORK
Construction crews will also be performing asphalt milling and paving work on eastbound CO 82 just east of the CO 82 intersection with CO 133 at Carbondale. This work will require lane closures from 9 a.m. to dusk on Tuesday, June 2 and Friday, June 5.
- Monday 6/1: Asphalt removal on CO 82 and at 27th Street in Glenwood
- Tuesday 6/2: Asphalt removal on CO 82 in Glenwood and Carbondale
- Wednesday 6/3: Asphalt paving on CO 82 and at 27th Street in Glenwood
- Thursday 6/4: Asphalt paving on CO 82 in Glenwood
- Friday 6/5: Asphalt paving on CO 82 in Glenwood and Carbondale
- Saturday 6/6: Roadway striping in Glenwood and Carbondale
- Sunday 6/7: Roadway striping in Glenwood and Carbondale