US 85 & Meadows Parkway Culvert Rehabilitation

About the Project:

The Colorado Department of Transportation will begin drainage work in Douglas County along US Highway 85 this fall. Crews will begin culvert repair work on US-85 at Mile Point 185.08, on September 26. Motorists should anticipate minor impacts to travel, but are asked to watch for crews in the area. American West Construction, LLC of Denver has been selected as the contractor for the project.


Work Schedule:

  • Work is scheduled to begin September 26 and is expected to last until late-October.
  • Normal working hours will be from\ 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Traffic Impacts:

  • Beginning Monday, September 26 there may be a single lane closure of the turning lane beginning 300ft South of US-85 & Meadows Parkway ending at Mile Point 185.2, motorists may encounter delays.
  • Lane closures may take place Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Project Facts

  • Cost: $841,706
  • Contractor: American West Construction, LLC
  • Timeline: September 2022 - October 2022
  • Location: US 85 and Meadows Parkway, Douglas County