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    Alert
  • Rifle -Glenwood Springs
    Wet In Areas
    9 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: New Castle, CO
    Road Work
    MM109
    MM110
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound New Castle, CO (Milemarker 109-110) (through October 2018)
    Guardrail repair
    ROAD ALERT: East: 1 Mile E. of Glenwood
    Road Work
    MM97
    MM116
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound 1 Mile E. of Glenwood (Milemarker 97-116) (through October 2018)
    Chip sealing
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 east of Glenwood Springs in the Glenwood Canyon corridor, Garfield and Eagle County
    Road Work
    MM116
    MM132
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 east of Glenwood Springs in the Glenwood Canyon corridor, Garfield and Eagle County (Milemarker 116-132) (through September 2019)
    The project will consist of: • installing three weather stations for live monitoring and reporting of weather conditions; • installing 73 standard static signs; • installing 17 new dual, variable speed limit signs; • replacing five single variable speed limit signs; • removing 38 existing static signs; • installing nine closed-circuit cameras for live monitoring and viewing of roadway conditions; • adding other surface and subsurface conduit, and related improvements to guide the display of the variable speed limits. This section of I-70 experiences a range of weather conditions throughout the year, causing unsafe conditions for drivers who don't take proper precautions. The new signs will: • give drivers advance warning and generate a safer traffic flow to decrease accidents in the canyon. • increase the standard speed limit during good conditions to 60 mph compared to 50 mph in most areas of the canyon. • lower the speed limit to assist with incident management, conditions created by inclement weather, and maintenance and construction.
  • Glenwood Springs-Eagle
    Wet In Areas
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: at Hanging Lake Tunnel east of Glenwood Springs
    Road Work
    MM125
    MM126
    I-70 Eastbound at Hanging Lake Tunnel east of Glenwood Springs (Milemarker 125-126) (through November 2018)
    Sign replacement on I-70 at Hanging Lake Tunnels
    ROAD ALERT: East: Glenwood Canyon
    Road Work
    MM129
    MM130
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Glenwood Canyon (Milemarker 129-130) (through October 2018)
    Chip seal
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 east of Glenwood Springs in the Glenwood Canyon corridor, Garfield and Eagle County
    Road Work
    MM116
    MM132
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 east of Glenwood Springs in the Glenwood Canyon corridor, Garfield and Eagle County (Milemarker 116-132) (through September 2019)
    The project will consist of: • installing three weather stations for live monitoring and reporting of weather conditions; • installing 73 standard static signs; • installing 17 new dual, variable speed limit signs; • replacing five single variable speed limit signs; • removing 38 existing static signs; • installing nine closed-circuit cameras for live monitoring and viewing of roadway conditions; • adding other surface and subsurface conduit, and related improvements to guide the display of the variable speed limits. This section of I-70 experiences a range of weather conditions throughout the year, causing unsafe conditions for drivers who don't take proper precautions. The new signs will: • give drivers advance warning and generate a safer traffic flow to decrease accidents in the canyon. • increase the standard speed limit during good conditions to 60 mph compared to 50 mph in most areas of the canyon. • lower the speed limit to assist with incident management, conditions created by inclement weather, and maintenance and construction.
    ROAD ALERT: West: 2 miles east of Glenwood Springs
    Seasonal Closure
    MM119
    MM130.7
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound 2 miles east of Glenwood Springs (Milemarker 119-130.7)
    Glenwood Canyon bike path closed for the season.
    ROAD ALERT: West: I-70 Mountain Corridor
    PSA
    MM133
    MM259
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound I-70 Mountain Corridor (Milemarker 133-259)
    The National Weather Service has a winter weather advisory in effect from 5PM this afternoon to 5PM Friday. Snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches are expected and winds gusting as high as 45 mph will reduce visibility. Motorists should prepare for traction and chain laws in the mountains. Delays are likely.
  • Eagle-Vail
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties
    Road Work
    MM169.52
    MM232.85
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties (Milemarker 169.52-232.85) (through February 2019)
    Panasonic's dedicated short-range communication hardware installation
  • Vail-Vail Pass
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    No
  • Vail Pass-Copper Mtn
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 East Side of Vail Pass MP 190-197.5
    Road Work
    MM190
    MM197.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 East Side of Vail Pass MP 190-197.5 (Milemarker 190-197.5) (through October 2018)
    Asphalt mill and overlay operations
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 for 7.5 miles, from Vail Pass to Officers Gulch
    Road Work
    MM190
    MM197.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 for 7.5 miles, from Vail Pass to Officers Gulch (Milemarker 190-197.5) (through October 2018)
    The project is located in between Vail Pass and Officers Gulch in Summit County, Colorado. Its focus areas include Colorado Highway 9 and US 6 near the interchange of Interstate 70. This is an infrastructure highway maintenance project. This project is meant to improve the safety and maneuverability of the highway by repaving approximately 7.5 miles of roadway. I-70 will undergo asphalt mill and overlay operations.
  • Copper Mtn-Silverthorne
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 East Side of Vail Pass MP 190-197.5
    Road Work
    MM190
    MM197.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 East Side of Vail Pass MP 190-197.5 (Milemarker 190-197.5) (through October 2018)
    Asphalt mill and overlay operations
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 for 7.5 miles, from Vail Pass to Officers Gulch
    Road Work
    MM190
    MM197.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 for 7.5 miles, from Vail Pass to Officers Gulch (Milemarker 190-197.5) (through October 2018)
    The project is located in between Vail Pass and Officers Gulch in Summit County, Colorado. Its focus areas include Colorado Highway 9 and US 6 near the interchange of Interstate 70. This is an infrastructure highway maintenance project. This project is meant to improve the safety and maneuverability of the highway by repaving approximately 7.5 miles of roadway. I-70 will undergo asphalt mill and overlay operations.
  • Silverthorne-Eisenhower/Johnson tunnels
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 Eastbound ramp to southbound I-25
    Road Work
    MM213
    MM213
    I-70 Eastbound I-70 Eastbound ramp to southbound I-25 (Milemarker 213-213) (through October 2018)
    Concrete joint repair
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path)
    Road Work
    MM213
    MM213.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path) (Milemarker 213-213.5) (through October 2018)
    Crews will install avalanche-control measures at: Loop Road slide path the above the Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels; Batch Plant & Whistler slide paths west of EJMT on I-70; (north side); and Eighty slide path near Berthoud Pass on US 40.
  • Eisenhower/Johnson tunnels-Georgetown
    Wet In Areas
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle
    Road Work
    MM221
    MM227
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle (Milemarker 221-227) (through December 2018)
    Bridge inspection
    ROAD ALERT: West: Silver Plume
    PSA
    MM226
    MM233
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound Silver Plume (Milemarker 226-233)
    High Wind advisory
  • Georgetown-Idaho Springs
    High Wind
    8 minutes ago
    Yes
    ROAD ALERT: East: Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties
    Road Work
    MM169.52
    MM232.85
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties (Milemarker 169.52-232.85) (through February 2019)
    Panasonic's dedicated short-range communication hardware installation
    ROAD ALERT: West: Silver Plume
    PSA
    MM226
    MM233
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound Silver Plume (Milemarker 226-233)
    High Wind advisory
  • Idaho Springs-Genesee
    Dry
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: Eastbound and westbound I-70 bridges over Soda Creek Road (MP 249); westbound I-70 bridge over Clear Creek (MP 244)
    Road Work
    MM243
    MM250
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Eastbound and westbound I-70 bridges over Soda Creek Road (MP 249); westbound I-70 bridge over Clear Creek (MP 244) (Milemarker 243-250) (through October 2018)
    The Colorado Department of Transportation and Structures Inc. will rehabilitate three bridges on Interstate 70 at mile points 244 and 249 this summer. In June, crews will begin preventative maintenance on the following structures: 1. Eastbound I-70 over Soda Creek Road (MP 249) in Jefferson County 2. Westbound I-70 over Soda Creek Road (MP 249) in Jefferson County 3. Westbound I-70 over Clear Creek (MP 244) in Clear Creek County Bridge work includes repairing the concrete decks, installing new waterproofing membranes, repairing bridge joints and placing new asphalt.
    ROAD ALERT: East: Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1
    Road Work
    MM252.7
    MM255.3
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1 (Milemarker 252.7-255.3) (through March 2019
    The goal of this $1.8 million project is to improve the roadway safety in three sites in Jefferson County and Denver County, through the replacement and installation of median barrier, bringing the median safety measures up to current standards. These activities will cause WB and EB single-lane closures, and trucks and equipment entering and exiting I-70 traffic from the work zone.
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path)
    Road Work
    MM241.2
    MM241.4
    US 40 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path) (Milemarker 241.2-241.4) (through October 2018)
    Crews will install avalanche-control measures at: Loop Road slide path the above the Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels; Batch Plant & Whistler slide paths west of EJMT on I-70; (north side); and Eighty slide path near Berthoud Pass on US 40.
  • Genesee-C470
    Dry
    11 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1
    Road Work
    MM252.7
    MM255.3
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1 (Milemarker 252.7-255.3) (through March 2019
    The goal of this $1.8 million project is to improve the roadway safety in three sites in Jefferson County and Denver County, through the replacement and installation of median barrier, bringing the median safety measures up to current standards. These activities will cause WB and EB single-lane closures, and trucks and equipment entering and exiting I-70 traffic from the work zone.
    ROAD ALERT: East: Mt. Vernon Canyon
    Road Work
    MM256.3
    MM256.3
    I-70 Eastbound Mt. Vernon Canyon (Milemarker 256.3-256.3) (through October 2018)
    Heaved concrete repair
    ROAD ALERT: West: I-70 Mountain Corridor
    PSA
    MM133
    MM259
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound I-70 Mountain Corridor (Milemarker 133-259)
    The National Weather Service has a winter weather advisory in effect from 5PM this afternoon to 5PM Friday. Snow accumulations of 6 to 12 inches are expected and winds gusting as high as 45 mph will reduce visibility. Motorists should prepare for traction and chain laws in the mountains. Delays are likely.
  • Loveland Pass
    Wet
    11 minutes ago
    Yes
    ROAD ALERT: East: Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle
    Road Work
    MM221
    MM227
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle (Milemarker 221-227) (through December 2018)
    Bridge inspection
    ROAD ALERT: West: Silver Plume
    PSA
    MM226
    MM233
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound Silver Plume (Milemarker 226-233)
    High Wind advisory
  • Granby-Winter Park
    Wet In Areas
    34 minutes ago
    No
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 Eastbound ramp to southbound I-25
    Road Work
    MM213
    MM213
    I-70 Eastbound I-70 Eastbound ramp to southbound I-25 (Milemarker 213-213) (through October 2018)
    Concrete joint repair
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path)
    Road Work
    MM213
    MM213.5
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path) (Milemarker 213-213.5) (through October 2018)
    Crews will install avalanche-control measures at: Loop Road slide path the above the Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels; Batch Plant & Whistler slide paths west of EJMT on I-70; (north side); and Eighty slide path near Berthoud Pass on US 40.
    ROAD ALERT: East: Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle
    Road Work
    MM221
    MM227
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Between Glenwood Springs and New Castle (Milemarker 221-227) (through December 2018)
    Bridge inspection
    ROAD ALERT: West: Silver Plume
    PSA
    MM226
    MM233
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound Silver Plume (Milemarker 226-233)
    High Wind advisory
  • I-70 to Winter Park (Berthoud Pass)
    Slushy
    7 minutes ago
    Yes
    ROAD ALERT: East: Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties
    Road Work
    MM169.52
    MM232.85
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Multiple locations in Eagle, Summit and Clear Creek Counties (Milemarker 169.52-232.85) (through February 2019)
    Panasonic's dedicated short-range communication hardware installation
    ROAD ALERT: East: Eastbound and westbound I-70 bridges over Soda Creek Road (MP 249); westbound I-70 bridge over Clear Creek (MP 244)
    Road Work
    MM243
    MM250
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Eastbound and westbound I-70 bridges over Soda Creek Road (MP 249); westbound I-70 bridge over Clear Creek (MP 244) (Milemarker 243-250) (through October 2018)
    The Colorado Department of Transportation and Structures Inc. will rehabilitate three bridges on Interstate 70 at mile points 244 and 249 this summer. In June, crews will begin preventative maintenance on the following structures: 1. Eastbound I-70 over Soda Creek Road (MP 249) in Jefferson County 2. Westbound I-70 over Soda Creek Road (MP 249) in Jefferson County 3. Westbound I-70 over Clear Creek (MP 244) in Clear Creek County Bridge work includes repairing the concrete decks, installing new waterproofing membranes, repairing bridge joints and placing new asphalt.
    ROAD ALERT: East: Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1
    Road Work
    MM252.7
    MM255.3
    I-70 Eastbound / Westbound Site 1: I-70 near Genesee, Site 2: I-70 near Morrison Rd. Site 3: West side of I-70 and I-270 Interchange, and the east side of Quebec St. overpass, from MP 4.4 to MP 5.1 (Milemarker 252.7-255.3) (through March 2019
    The goal of this $1.8 million project is to improve the roadway safety in three sites in Jefferson County and Denver County, through the replacement and installation of median barrier, bringing the median safety measures up to current standards. These activities will cause WB and EB single-lane closures, and trucks and equipment entering and exiting I-70 traffic from the work zone.
    ROAD ALERT: East: Mt. Vernon Canyon
    Road Work
    MM256.3
    MM256.3
    I-70 Eastbound Mt. Vernon Canyon (Milemarker 256.3-256.3) (through October 2018)
    Heaved concrete repair
    ROAD ALERT: East: I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path)
    Road Work
    MM241.2
    MM241.4
    US 40 Eastbound / Westbound I-70 near EJM Tunnel (3 slide locations) and US 40 Berthoud Pass (1 slide path) (Milemarker 241.2-241.4) (through October 2018)
    Crews will install avalanche-control measures at: Loop Road slide path the above the Eisenhower/Johnson Memorial Tunnels; Batch Plant & Whistler slide paths west of EJMT on I-70; (north side); and Eighty slide path near Berthoud Pass on US 40.
    ROAD ALERT: West: Silver Plume
    PSA
    MM226
    MM233
    I-70 Westbound / Eastbound Silver Plume (Milemarker 226-233)
    High Wind advisory