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Posted on: June 11, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 14, 2021

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions    

31 Road and D Road - Bridge Repair Project   

  • Starting Monday, June 21 D Road will be closed just east of 31 Road
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated completion - Early July

Annual City Street Chip Seal Program

  • Starting Monday, June 14
  • Crews will be Chip Sealing various City streets including those on Orchard Mesa and Redlands
  • Expect delays and possible detours in areas where crews are working
  • Anticipated Completion - Late July (weather dependent)

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions  

1st Street & Grand Avenue Improvement Project - CDOT

  • Expect intermittent lane closures, traffic pattern changes, and delays on 1st Street, I-70B, and Grand Avenue
  • Expect possible side street closures with well-marked detour routes in place
  • Be aware of reduced speed limit throughout construction zone
  • Access to local businesses will be provided
  • Access to businesses will remain open
  • Alternate routes are advised
  • Anticipated completion - May 2022

E Road Reconstruction between 31 Road and 32 Road – Mesa County

  • Expect full road closures with a well-marked detour route at various locations
  • Be aware of the 15-mph reduced speed limit, along with increased law enforcement
  • Resident access will be maintained
  • Alternate route advised
  • Work hours: Monday through Saturday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Anticipated Completion - November 2021

12 Road North of Hwy 6 & 50, Utility Construction – Ute Water

  • 12 Road is closed to thru traffic
  • A detour route will be in place
  • The road will open on evenings and weekends
  • Anticipated Completion – Early July

19 Road Utility Construction - Private Development

  • 19 Road between Hwy 6 & 50 and J Road is closed to through traffic
  • Resident access will be provided
  • Anticipated Completion - Late June

Orchard Avenue Gas Line Replacement Between 3rd Street and 7th Street - Xcel Energy

  • Alternating one lane traffic between the hours of 8am and 5pm, Monday – Friday
  • Delays can be expected
  • Resident access will be provided
  • Anticipated Completion - Early July

57 1/2 Road Just South of Hwy 330, Culvert Replacement - Mesa County Road and Bridge

  • 57 1/2 Road will be closed south of Hwy 330
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated Completion - Thursday, June 17

Contact: Greg LeBlanc, Sr. Assistant to the City Manager | 970-244 1557 or

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