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Southbound I-25 Off-Ramp Traffic Shift Postponed

January 19, 2017 - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. Due to inclement weather on Monday, the traffic switch for the southbound Interstate 25 off-ramp at Arapahoe Road initially scheduled for tonight has been postponed to tomorrow night, Jan. 19.

The southbound I-25 off-ramp will still be closed for a couple of hours tonight, Jan. 18 for survey work beginning at 10 p.m. In addition, southbound I-25 lane restrictions will be needed tonight and tomorrow night between Orchard and Dry Creek roads. The eastbound full closure of Arapahoe Road is still scheduled for tomorrow night, Jan. 19. 

 Traffic Detour Wednesday, Jan. 18 and 19

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Traffic Detour Thursday, Jan. 19

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The project team reminds motorists to allow extra time for your commute, adhere to speed reductions on I-25 and Arapahoe Road and avoid distractions. Alternate routes are advised. Watch for weekly construction update emails with the most up-to-date information regarding traffic impacts.

Project Information: This $66 million Responsible Acceleration of Maintenance (RAMP) Project includes building an additional lane along westbound Arapahoe Road from Yosemite Street to Greenwood Plaza Boulevard, providing three left turn lanes from the I-25 off-ramps, realigning the frontage road in the northeast quadrant of the interchange, building noise walls near the Arapahoe Road and Yosemite Street intersection and widening Yosemite Street from Yosemite Circle on the north to Xanthia Street on the south. This project is designed to reduce congestion and improve traffic operations and safety. Substantial completion is slated for summer 2018. 

For More Information:

Project website: www.codot.gov/projects/I25-Arapahoe

Project hotline: (720) 580-2525

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Due to ongoing construction activity in this area and nighttime travel impacts, alternative transportation modes are encouraged. For information on the Regional Transportation District's Southeast Rail Line or local bus services, call 303-299-6000. For information on carpool and vanpool services, call 303-458-7665.


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