CO 14 Pawnee Pass to Sterling Resurfacing

Work this Week
June 27 - July 1, 2022

This week, crews will pave eastbound CO 14 at the east end of the project from MP 230 to MP 234 (County Road 35), and pave westbound CO 14 from County Road 25 to County Road 21, which is at the far west end of the project.

Motorists can expect:

  • Monday to Wednesday - Eastbound lane closure on CO 14 between Mile Point 230 east to MP 234 at County Road 35
  • Thursday & Friday - Westbound lane closure on CO 14 from County Road 25 to CR 21, the west end of the project.
  • All closures will exist during working hours only from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Pilot cars will be present to direct alternating traffic through the single lane configurations
  • All schedules are weather dependent and subject to change

**No work will be performed on Monday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day**

Newly paved and striped section of CO 14 at County Road 29, west of Sterling. Photo Denice Webb

Newly paved and striped section of CO 14 at County Road 29, west of Sterling. Photo Denice Webb

About the Project:

The project entails adding four to six inches of asphalt overlay on top of full depth reclamation to a seven mile stretch of CO 14, a rural two-lane highway in northeastern Colorado. The project also includes bridge deck repairs and guardrail replacement, erecting new signs, adding delineators and rumble strips, restriping the roadway, and making other safety improvements.


Work Schedule

  • The project began on Monday, April 25 and will last until August 2022.
  • Working hours are 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • No observed holiday, overnight or weekend work is expected.
  • All construction schedules are weather dependent and subject to change.

Traffic Impacts

  • CO 14 will be reduced to a single lane at various mile points within the project limits during construction
  • Alternating eastbound/westbound traffic will be directed by automated signals and/or flaggers within the single lane configuration
  • Some closures with restricted access to local traffic only may be in
  • Construction signs, cones and devices will be present 24/7
  • Width restriction of 14 feet will exist in the work zone
  • Lane closures and other traffic notices are posted weekly to COtrip.org

Project Facts

  • Cost: $8.5 Million
  • Contractor: Simon Contractors
  • Timeline: April - September 2022
  • Location: CO 14 Pawnee Pass to west of Sterling, Logan County. The project limits extend for seven miles from Mile Point 227.15 to MP 234.15

CO 14 Resurfacing Pawnee Pass to Sterling project map