Albuquerque Traffic and Road Conditions

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Albuquerque Traffic Alerts

Title: US 380 at mile marker 43
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. THIS IS A PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2017-05-17 14:04:16.0
Update Date: 2018-05-25 09:25:58.716
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 498 at mile marker 0
Description: Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) will begin bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction. NM 498 will be closed during construction. All traffic will be detoured to Sunland Park Drive, Futurity Drive and NM 273 (McNutt Road). Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by summer 2018.
Post Date: 2017-10-31 07:53:39.0
Update Date: 2018-04-04 08:42:47.341
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 60 at mile marker 6.
Description: Special Event
Post Date: 2018-05-22 16:17:00.0
Update Date: 2018-05-22 16:17:00.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 524 at mile marker 7
Description: The Intersection of Standpipe Road and NM 524 (Lea Street) in Carlsbad is CLOSED for construction at the intersection. There will be limited access to the road in this location. Business access will be maintained at all times. A Detour is in place and Motorists are asked to reduce speed and follow all posted construction and detour signs. Please watch for construction personnel and equipment at this location. Completion is expected in the Fall 2018. Contact: J & H Services Inc. 505-896-9428
Post Date: 2018-02-20 10:36:26.0
Update Date: 2018-05-25 09:25:58.716
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 30 at mile marker 6
Description: NMDOT Roadway Reconstruction from milepost 7.150 to milepost 7.610 in the Pueblo of Santa Clara. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: On February 19, 2018, the contractor will resume work on NM 30 in the Pueblo of Santa Clara. NM 30 will have one lane of travel in each direction at all times. The speed limit is reduced to 25 mph in the work zone. All side streets to the west side of the Santa Clara Pueblo, with the exception of Dawn Road will be OPENED to Santa Clara Pueblo local traffic. Motorists are advised to watch for heavy truck traffic turning in and out of the work zone. Motorist can use US 84/285 to NM 502 as an alternate route to commute to and from Los Alamos On December 13, 2017, traffic will be shifted onto the newly built northbound lanes of NM 30. NM 30 will have one lane of travel in each direction at all times. All side streets to the west side of the Santa Clara Pueblo, with the exception of Dawn Road will be OPENED to Santa Clara Pueblo local traffic. The west side of Santa Clara Pueblo will access NM 30 through Obsidian Road. Motorists are advised to watch for heavy truck traffic turning in and out of the work zone. Motorist can use US 84/285 to NM 502 as an alternate route to commute to and from Los Alamos. This project is scheduled to be completed December 2017; weather permitting.
Post Date: 2017-04-11 14:33:23.0
Update Date: 2018-05-01 16:26:03.34
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 70 from mile marker 324 to mile marker 325.
Description: Construction Closure Bridge Rehabilitation work is underway on US 70 West of Roswell between mile marker 324.5 and mile marker 325.386. Both Eastbound lanes will be closed to traffic at this time. Eastbound traffic will be detoured to the inside Westbound lane at this location. Westbound traffic will be reduced to the right hand outside lane. Speed Limit is reduced to 45 MPH within the work zone. An 11 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION is in place for the detour. Wide and Oversized loads should seek an alternate route. Motorists should obey all posted speed limits and construction signage and watch for Personnel and Equipment in this area. Completion is expected in the Winter of 2019. Contractor: Hasse Contracting Inc. Travis Hasse, Project Manager 505-263-2558; Alejandro Tarango, Superintendent 505-331-3967; Traffic Control Supervisor Robert Thomas, 575-626-3552; NMDOT Acting Project Manager Donna Gililland, 575-626-4857.
Post Date: Thu May 17 11:13:43 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-05-17 11:13:47.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 41 from mile marker 46 to mile marker 55
Description: Roadwork - NM 41 Clark Hill to Galisteo - Starting Monday March 26 - NM 41 will be reduced to one lane with a pilot car operation guiding traffic through the work zone. The pilot car will be in full operation 24 hours a day / seven days a week. Motorists can expect delays during this time. This project is scheduled to be completed November of 2018; weather permitting.
Post Date: 2017-11-09 08:44:22.0
Update Date: 2018-05-01 16:26:03.34
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 79 (NM 605/MILAN)
Description: East and westbound I-40 at mile marker 79 (Milan) will be reduced to one lane in each direction beginning August 1, 2017 due to bridge work. Speed will be reduced to 55mph through the work zone. All work will be performed weekdays from 7am to 5:30pm. This project is expected to be complete in February, 2018.
Post Date: 2017-08-03 15:13:15.0
Update Date: 2018-05-24 07:53:31.362
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 at mile marker 16 Cloudcroft
Description: US 82 between Cloudcroft and Alamogordo descends 5,000 feet in 16 miles! STEEP GRADES, NUMEROUS TIGHT TURNS AND ONE TUNNEL. Trucks without retarder brakes and/or longer than 65 feet in length are PROHIBITED on this section of US 82. Consider using an alternate route - US 62/180 or US 70. THIS IS A PERMANENT ALERT. (lc).
Post Date: 2015-10-25 15:29:32.0
Update Date: 2018-05-25 09:25:58.716
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 124 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 8
Description: CMV's and other high profile vehilces are PROHIBITED on NM 124 from mile marker 0-8 (from Exit 96 at McCartys to Exit 89 at Skyway) due to low 13' clearance of concrete box culvert and no turn-around space. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-03-25 21:55:09.0
Update Date: 2018-05-24 07:53:31.362
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 152 from mile marker 40 Kingston to mile marker 32
Description: NM 152 between mile markers 40(Kingston)-32 both lanes will be intermittently closed as NMDOT personnel performs blade patching in the area. Please reduce speed, obey traffic signs and be cautious of personnel and equipment in the area. Closure will be Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm and is expected to last until May 31st.
Post Date: Mon May 14 09:31:47 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-05-24 07:56:54.546
Expiration Date: Fri Jun 01 01:00:00 MDT 2018
Title: I 40 from mile marker 262 to mile marker 269.
Description: Lane Closure - San Ignacio -- passing lane is closed for paving operations. Operations 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. 12' width restriction. Event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: Mon May 07 12:05:32 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-05-07 12:06:14.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 70 at mile marker 184
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2016-06-06 10:05:20.0
Update Date: 2018-05-25 09:25:58.716
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 193 from mile marker 21 to mile marker 41
Description: Unpaved road -- may be impassable during inclement weather proceeed at your own risk.
Post Date: Fri Apr 13 11:05:00 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-05-04 07:48:10.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 117 northbound and southbound from mile marker 33 to mile marker 39
Description: NM 117 reduced to one lane in both directions from mile marker 33-39 (La Ventana) due to roadwork. Traffic signals and a pilot car will guide traffic through the work zone. Expect minor delays. Work hours are Monday through Friday from 7am - 5pm, with work tentatively ending at the end of May, 2018. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2018-03-09 11:34:48.0
Update Date: 2018-05-24 07:53:31.362
Expiration Date: 2018-06-01 00:00:00.0
For official NM traffic info visit: New Mexico DOT Traffic Site

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