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Upcoming closure of Highway 24

November 1, 2013 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close westbound U.S. 24 at Circle Drive for one night next week to allow bridge improvements to take place on the Spring Creek Bridge.

On Tuesday, November 5, the highway will be closed from 8 p.m. until 5 a.m.  Drivers will be detoured from Highway 24 to Circle Drive, and then south on Circle back to I-25.

The closures continue during the same hours on the following dates:

  • Tuesday, November 12
  • Wednesday, November 13
  • Sunday, November 17
  • Monday, November 18

CDOT is replacing bridge expansion joints as part of a maintenance project to extend the lifespan of 16 structures along I-25 and Highway 24 through Colorado Springs.

ABCO Contracting Inc. of Denver, CO is the contractor for the $1.7 million project.  Additional information is available by emailing[email protected] or calling the project hotline at (719) 233-3699.

Updated information regarding traffic impacts on this or other CDOT projects is available at www.cotrip.org 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.

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