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Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 66 Carrizozo
Description: Trucks over 65 foot are prohibited on US 380 between Carrizozo and Hondo. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2016-06-22 11:06:27.0
Update Date: 2016-12-06 08:02:57.79
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 448 southbound at mile marker 10 Corrales, right lane closed.
Description: Nov. 28-Dec. 9, 2016 from 9 a.m. 4 p.m. Kelly Cable of NM will be performing utility work on Southbound NM 448. Motorists watch for flaggers in area and be prepared to Stop.
Post Date: 2016-11-22 10:15:38.0
Update Date: 2016-11-22 10:17:00.0
Expiration Date: 2016-12-10 00:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 209 from mile marker 70 to mile marker 72
Description: (South of Tucumcari) One lane closure in place (NB lane closed) with temporary traffic signals in place to move traffic. Speed reduced to 45 mph.
Post Date: 2016-11-15 13:55:17.0
Update Date: 2016-11-15 13:55:17.0
Expiration Date: 2016-12-31 00:00:00.0
Title: US 64 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 2 to mile marker 3 Beclabito
Description: New Mexico Department of Transportation will begin road work construction on US 64 from mile marker 2.80 to mile marker 3.80 near Beclabito northwest of Shiprock. This roadway improvement project will include the installation of two new school bus stops. No Traffic IMpacts during Navajo Nation -Thursday September 29, 2016 through Sunday October 2, 2016. Starting September - November 7, from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the US 64 eastbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. The contractor will be constructing new lanes to the school bus stop and new turnouts. Traffic can expect delays during this time. This project is scheduled for completion in mid-January of 2017; weather permitting. Old Castle SW Group of Farmington, New Mexico is the contractor for this project.
Post Date: 2016-09-06 17:00:52.0
Update Date: 2016-11-03 15:27:03.0
Expiration Date: 2017-02-01 01:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 152 from mile marker 21 to mile marker 38
Description: The NMDOT announces the following traffic alert information for New Mexico 152 (Santa Clara to Caballo), from mile post 21 to mile post 38, replacement of culvert pipe in Grant County. Traffic will encounter closures of the roadway from December 13th at 7:00 am till December 14th at 4:00 pm. Motorists are advised use caution and reduce speed while nearing the work zone being cautious of trucks turning and workers in the area.
Post Date: Tue Dec 06 14:18:19 MST 2016
Update Date: 2016-12-06 14:50:52.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 532 from mile marker 0 Alto to mile marker 12
Description: NM 532 from mm 0 (Alto) to mm 12 (Ski Run Rd.) are wet with light snow flurries. Motorists are advised to use caution, reduce speed and watch for NMDOT crews plowing or salting the roads.
Post Date: 2016-12-06 11:22:51.0
Update Date: 2016-12-06 11:22:51.0
Expiration Date: Wed Dec 07 11:22:41 MST 2016
Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound 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 and will not be updated regularly.
Post Date: 2014-12-02 15:01:56.003
Update Date: 2016-12-06 08:02:57.79
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 118 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 4 to mile marker 5 Manuelito
Description: NM 118 is closed in both directions from mile marker 4-5 (Manuelito) due to falling rocks and debris. Please seek alternate route. This event will be updated as conditions change. This will be closed for at least another month.
Post Date: 2016-10-27 13:03:02.0
Update Date: 2016-12-06 07:46:22.684
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 456 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 20 to mile marker 38
Description: This an unimproved gravel road section which may be difficult to navigate. This description is permanent and has no expiration date.
Post Date: 2015-06-25 16:19:56.0
Update Date: 2016-11-02 09:49:49.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 10 westbound at mile marker 164 Anthony
Description: Anthony Vistor Center closed at this time, rest area still open.
Post Date: 2016-09-22 14:53:42.0
Update Date: 2016-11-30 07:00:51.291
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 526 from mile marker 0 to mile marker 6
Description: The road ends at the stateline.
Post Date: 2016-09-22 09:16:45.0
Update Date: 2016-11-23 18:38:38.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 72 from mile marker 8 Yankee to mile marker 36
Description: Seasonal weather closure -- during winter month the road is closed - closure is in effect until Spring 2017
Post Date: Thu Sep 22 09:14:13 MDT 2016
Update Date: 2016-12-06 09:13:43.0
Expiration Date: Sun Apr 30 12:00:00 MDT 2017
Title: NM 45 at Central Ave. at intersection
Description: October 10-Dec. 20, 2016 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Bradbury Stamm Construction, Inc. Contractor. Roadway construction, signal, lighting work for intersection improvements for the Albuquerque Rapid Transit system. Various lane closures in all directions at intersection.
Post Date: Thu Nov 10 14:52:01 MST 2016
Update Date: 2016-12-04 10:37:13.0
Expiration Date: Thu Dec 22 01:00:00 MST 2016
Title: New Mexico 18 southbound from mile marker 22 to mile marker 32 Eunice
Description: Road Construction began October 10, 2016 on NM 18 between Mile Marker 22 to Mile Marker 31.8 ( Junction NM 176). A 10 1/2 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION will be in effect. NM 18 Northbound traffic is being shifted to Southbound lane through the intersection of NM 18 / NM 176 and Northbound traffic is being redirected back to the Northbound lane. The intersection on NM 18 and NM 176 is a four way stop. Please be cautious when arriving at intersection. All Oversized and Wide Loads should seek an alternate route. Motorist can expect one lane of traffic in each direction with some congestion and possible delays. Use of an alternate route is suggested. Speed limit is reduced to 35 MPH within the work zone. This project is 300 working days and completion is expected in September 2017. Contractor Contact: Pops Ramsey (Mountain States Constructors Inc.) 505-205-0533. NMDOT Contact: Patrick Lopez (CET-A) 575-393-1722.
Post Date: 2016-10-06 07:00:16.0
Update Date: 2016-12-01 08:11:42.419
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: 2016-12-06 08:02:57.79
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 456 from mile marker 24 to mile marker 25
Description: Speed is reduced to 20 mph -- please use caution in area.
Post Date: 2016-08-22 10:12:39.0
Update Date: 2016-11-28 07:43:24.0
Expiration Date: 2016-12-16 01:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 126 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 10 to mile marker 25
Description: Difficult driving conditions on NM 126, mile marker 10-25.5 (from Cuba to the Fish Hatchery) Road is snow packed and muddy. Visibility is good. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: Mon Nov 21 19:20:08 MST 2016
Update Date: 2016-12-06 07:46:22.684
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 273 at mile marker 1
Description: The Texas Department of Transportation has closed McNutt Road at the Rio Grande in Anapra/Sunland Park until further notice due to the Loop 375 construction project. Please follow detour signs to Racetrack Drive then onto Doniphan Drive.
Post Date: 2015-11-16 08:13:18.0
Update Date: 2016-12-02 07:23:04.394
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 70 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 185
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: 2016-12-06 08:02:57.79
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 54 from mile marker 130 to mile marker 145 Ancho
Description: Motorists please be advised that Highway Supply will be striping on US 54 from mm 130 to mm 145 (between Ancho and Carrizozo). Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: 2016-12-05 10:29:36.0
Update Date: 2016-12-06 08:02:57.79
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 283 eastbound from mile marker 1 to mile marker 4
Description: (Mineral Hill Road - West of Las Vegas) Lane closures are set up at mile marker 1 and mile marker 2 and will remain in place 24-7. Minor delays may occur. Speed is reduced to 55 mph. Please use caution in area.
Post Date: 2016-12-05 08:00:55.0
Update Date: 2016-12-05 08:00:55.0
Expiration Date: Sat Apr 08 00:00:00 MDT 2017
Title: I-25 exit 307.
Description: (Rowe) Crew parking for company shoot at the stockpile location west of I-25 exit 307.
Post Date: 2016-12-05 06:32:45.0
Update Date: 2016-12-05 06:32:45.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 southbound at mile marker 450 Dillon (RATON SOUTH)
Description: Raton - Exit 450 is closed -- traffic can use Exit 451.
Post Date: 2016-10-03 08:31:53.0
Update Date: 2016-11-22 09:20:38.0
Expiration Date: 2017-12-30 01:00:00.0
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 46 to mile marker 48 Continental Divide
Description: East and Westbound I-40 reduced to one lane from mile marker 46-48 (Continental Divide) with a 12 ft. width restriction in force, due to roadwork. Speed reduced to 55 mph through the work zone. All work will be performed from 6:30am-7pm daily. Expect minor delays. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2016-03-18 08:16:59.0
Update Date: 2016-12-06 07:46:22.684
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: East Tucumcari Blvd to 3600 Block
Description: (Tucumcari) Truck will be turning off and onto Rt 66 at 3600 block. Event will be ongoing until January 30,2017
Post Date: 2016-09-16 09:19:52.0
Update Date: 2016-11-28 07:44:11.0
Expiration Date: 2017-02-01 01:00:00.0
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