Current CDOT CO 119 Project Updates and News

 

Visit CDOT’s CO 119 Boulder Roadway Improvements for project details.

 

To contact CDOT directly:

Project Hotline:  (720) 465-6898

Project Email:  CO119@PublicInfoTeam.com

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

30 Minute Delays and 2-hour Highway Closures Expected Week of April 14

Monday, April 14 through Friday, April 19, sections of State Highway 119 – Boulder Canyon will have single lane closures and full highway closures. During working hours up to 3 areas will be impacted concurrently.

A single lane closure will remain in place near MP 39, 24-hrs a day, 7-days a week to preserve the work zone. Traffic will be managed by a timed traffic signal.

Work on several drainage culverts along the highway will continue throughout the week, Monday- Friday, between MP 27-30 and MP 30-33. The locations of the culvert crews will change throughout the day. Motorists will be guided around the single lane closure with traffic control flaggers.

Full Highway Closures

Beginning Wednesday, April 17, through Friday, April 19, rock blasting activities will result in a full closure of CO119 at MP 39-41; for 2 hours at a time, between the hours of 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and again from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Work hours for this week are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. 30 minute delays are expected through the canyon during work hours. Speed limits are reduced to 25 miles per hour in the construction zones. The work is weather dependent and the schedule may change. Please plan additional time to travel through the construction zones or to use alternate routes. See the attached map for the alternate route.

Trail Closure

The Boulder Canyon Trail, from Boulder Canyon trail head to the Fourmile Canyon trail head will be closed Wednesday – Friday 7 a.m. – 3 p.m.

UPDATED TRAVEL ADVISORY FROM CDOT 4.8.2019

CO119 TRAFFIC ADVISORY
5-10 Minute Delays Expected Week of April 7

Monday, April 8 through Friday, April 12, sections of travel lanes on State Highway 119 – Boulder Canyon will have single lane closures. There will be up to 2 of these single lane closures set up throughout the Canyon concurrently.

Between MP 30-33, work on several drainage culverts along the highway will continue throughout the week. The locations of the culvert crews will change throughout the day. Motorist will be guided around the single lane closure with traffic control flaggers.

The single lane closures are planned for 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speed limits are reduced to 25 miles per hour in the construction zones. The work is weather dependent and the schedule may change.

Beginning on Tuesday, April 9, a temporary traffic signal will be installed to manage traffic between MP 39 – 40. This traffic signal will be in place 7-days a week, 24-hours a day. Please see the attached map for reference.

5-10 minute delays are expected through the canyon during commute hours. Please plan additional time to travel through the construction zones.

An Update on Full Closures
Blasting operations will begin the week of April 15 near MP 40. The project team has identified preliminary rocks to be knocked down. The highway closure schedule will be shared next week. The 2-hour full closures of the highway for rock blasting will continue the following week, with the first detonations scheduled for the week of April 22.

 

TRAFFIC ADVISORY UPDATE 3.29.2019

5-10 Minute Delays Expected Week of April 1

Monday, April 1, through Friday, April 5, sections of travel lanes on State Highway 119 – Boulder Canyon, will have one lane closures in alternating directions. There will be up to 2 of these single lane closures set up throughout the canyon concurrently.

Between MP 30-33, work on drainage culverts along the highway are expected throughout the week. The locations of the culvert crews will change throughout the day. Motorist will be guided around the construction zones with traffic control flaggers.

The single lane closure hours are planned for 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speed limits are reduced to 25 miles per hour in the construction zones. The work is weather dependent and the schedule may change.

 

5-10 minute delays are expected through the canyon during commute hours. Please plan additional time to travel through the construction zones.

The 2-hour closures of the highway are scheduled for the week of April 15, 2019.

Please contact the project team with questions at CO119@PublicInfoTeam.com 720.465.6898.

TRAFFIC ADVISORY

Single Lane Closures on State Highway 119 – Minor Delays Expected

Monday, March 25 through Friday, March 29, sections of the travel lanes on State Highway 119 – Boulder Canyon will have one lane closures in alternating directions. There may be 2 to 3 of these closures set up throughout the Canyon concurrently. Motorist will be guided through the construction zones with traffic control flaggers.

The single lane closure hours are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Speed limits are reduced to 25 miles per hour in the construction zones.

Minor traffic delays are expected during commute hours. Please plan additional time during your commute through the construction zones.

Please contact the project team with any questions at CO119@PublicInfoTeam.com 720.465.6898.

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The CO 119 Reconstruction & Boulder Trail Project Telephone Town Hall is scheduled for this Thursday, March 21 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. To participate in the town hall, please call 877-229-8493 and enter code 122034#.

 

The Colorado Department of Transportation and the project contractor, Zak Dirt, will be sharing additional information about reconstruction along Boulder Canyon Drive, including upcoming projects schedules and traffic impacts. Your participation is valued, and we look forward to answering your questions.

Traffic Delays will begin Monday, March 18 through Friday, March 22 to install temporary traffic lights and perform soil testing in Boulder Canyon. More information can be found here.Project Hotline:  (720) 465-6898

Project Email:  CO119@PublicInfoTeam.com

CDOT has rescheduled their Telephone Town Hall to March 21, 2019 at 6:30PM. Click here for full details.