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Title: Interstate 40 eastbound at mile marker 12
Description: Speed reduced to 55mph on Eastbound I-40 at mile marker 12.7 (Defiance). Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: Wed Jun 17 13:39:02 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2015-07-28 07:56:21.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 from mile marker 2 to mile marker 17
Description: Roads are wet with mud and rocks on the road and visibility is low due to heavy rain in the area. Motorists are urged to reduce speed and use caution in the area. Please watch for personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: Tue Jul 28 17:41:41 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2015-07-28 18:02:26.0
Expiration Date: Thu Jul 30 01:41:00 MDT 2015
Title: New Mexico 529 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 22 to mile marker 31
Description: Roadway reconstruction is underway, with shoulder widening and extending of pipe structures. There is an 11 foot width restriction on the project and motorists can expect delays due to lane closures with pilot car operations. Expected completion date is May 2016. Motorists should adhere to posted speed limits and proceed with caution throughout the workzones. There are double fines within the workzones on this project. Use of an alternate route is advised. NMDOT Project Manager - Donna Gililland 575-626-4857; Fisher Sand and Gravel Superintendent Felipe Tenerio 505-249-5138.
Post Date: Thu Jul 09 08:29:50 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2015-07-28 09:32:33.0
Expiration Date: Thu Jun 02 01:00:00 MDT 2016
Title: Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from mile marker 448 to mile marker 452 Raton (FOLSOM/NM 72)
Description: One lane closure is being utilized on both north and southbound lanes. Speed reduced to 55 mph. Please use caution in work zone. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: Mon Jun 22 12:58:35 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2015-07-13 11:06:36.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 68 northbound at mile marker 42
Description: Taos -The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will begin intersection improvement work on NM 68 and Estes Es Road (mile marker 42.2) May 18, 2015. This project will include new signalization, new lighting, new turn lane, and ADA improvements. Contractor is Bixby Electric. NMDOT Taos Project office is overseeing this project. (505)991-6799 Motorists can expect traffic delays. The northbound lane will be reduced to one lane through the workzone that is the length of a quarter mile. The northbound lane closure will be in effect for tor three weeks. This intersection improvement project is scheduled for completion end of August 2015; weather permitting. Drivers are urged to proceed with caution through the work zone, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted limit
Post Date: 2015-05-15 16:09:54.0
Update Date: 2015-07-09 13:27:39.878
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 90 from mile marker 41 to mile marker 42 Silver City
Description: The NMDOT and Interstate Highway Construction have closed the NM 90 Hudson Street Bridge overpass. Motorists traveling along NM 90 in Silver City will be advised to use US 180 - Truck Bypass Road as an alternate route. The contractor is is removing debris and clearing the area in order to start construction of the new overpass. The next public meeting will be Wednesday July 8, 2015 at the Grant County Convention Center at 3031 Highway 180 in Silver City.
Post Date: Fri Mar 13 15:22:17 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2015-07-28 15:14:15.735
Expiration Date: Fri Apr 08 12:00:00 MDT 2016
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