US 24 El Paso County Sign Replacement

Work this Week
June 27 to July 1, 2022

Motorists should plan:

  • Monday through Thursday
    • Shoulder closure from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on CO 21 from MP 139 to MP 139.5 and MP 141.7 to MP 142.2
    • Shoulder closure from 7 a.m. to 7 pm.m on CO 94 from MP 0.5 to MP 1.7
    • Shoulder closure from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on US 24 from MP 310.6 to MP 350.5
    • There will be no work July 1 through July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

About the Project:

The Colorado Department of Transportation and contract partner Work Zone Traffic Control will begin a sign replacement project mid January 2022. New signs will be installed along US Highway 24, CO Highway 21 and CO 94 at the following locations:

  • US 24 from Mile Point 2.6 to MP 2.8 and MP 4.2 to MP 4.3
  • US 24 from MP 295.8 to MP 350.8 ( west of Manitou Springs to east Colorado Springs)
  • CO 21 from MP 139 to MP 139.5 and MP 141.7 to MP 142.2
  • CO 95 from MP 0.5 to MP 1.7

Work will include the removal of approximately 750 worn out signs, installation of over 1,135 new signs and installation new sign posts. Crews will also be removing and installing 25 overhead signs. The new signs will have better reflectivity at night to help motorists navigate the highway safely. The new signs will consist of wrong-way, speed limit, directional, street, exit, city limits, mile point, guide, regulatory and warning signs.


Work Schedule & Traffic Impacts

Motorist can anticipate the following traffic impacts:

  • Single lane closures Sunday through Thursday from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.
  • Motorists should plan for shoulder closures on US 24 from MP 295.8 to MP 350.8
  • The project has an anticipated completion date of September 2022.

Project Facts

  • Cost: $1.8 Million
  • Contractor: Work Zone Traffic Control
  • Timeline: January - September 2022
  • Location: Various locations on US 24, CO 21, and CO 94 in El Paso County

US 24 El Paso County Sign Project Map

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