I-70 Improvements Georgetown to Empire

Project Facts

  • Cost: $4.5 Million
  • Contractor: APC
  • Timeline: Mid-May - November 2021
  • Location: On I-70 from Georgetown to Empire Jct.

I-70 Georgetown to Empire Project Map

About the Project:

Starting in early May, the Colorado Department of Transporta-tion and Contractor partner, APC Construction, will begin resurfacing Interstate 70 from Georgetown to Empire. Work on this project will improve driving conditions and safety along this three-mile stretch of I-70. Work includes asphalt removal, asphalt paving, cleaning inlets, culverts, adjusting or replacing guardrail, roadway signing and re- striping.

Work will occur on I-70 eastbound and westbound from
Georgetown to Empire.


Work Schedule

  • Regular work hours will take place from 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.
    Monday – Thursday.
  • No work is expected to take place Friday, Saturday or Sunday nights or on holidays.

Traffic Impacts

  • Travelers should expect overnight single lane closures and
    a speed reduction during work hours.