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Upcoming Resurfacing Projects in Walsenburg Area

September 23, 2011 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - HUERFANO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will be paving two highway segments in and near Walsenburg next week.

Work will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the following locations:

  • Monday, September 26 – State Highway 69, west of Gardner (mile 26-26.7).  Delays to five minutes.
  • Tuesday, September 27 – Main Street in Walsenburg (Interstate 25 Business), between 4th and 8th streets.  Traffic will detour around the work zone via city streets.  Minimal delays are expected.

The paving is part of a preventative maintenance operation, extending the highway’s effective surface life three to five years.

Motorists are reminded to please Slow for the Cone Zone, stay alert and pay attention to and obey all work zone/advisory signs and flaggers.

Updated information regarding traffic impacts on this or other CDOT projects is available at www.coloradodot.info/travel/scheduled-lane-closures.html or by calling 511.  To receive project updates via e-mail, visit www.coloradodot.info and click on the cell-phone icon in the upper right-hand corner.  The link takes you to a list of items you can subscribe to, including Southeast Colorado.