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Title: New Mexico 104 from mile marker 63 to mile marker 64
Description: (Viadero) Bridge replacement work -- 2 detours setup with speed reduced to 35 mph. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-11-22 09:22:26.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 08:40:14.0
Expiration Date: unknown
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: 2018-02-22 14:32:54.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 68 from mile marker 41 to mile marker 44
Description: NMDOT - Roadway improvement project on Paseo de Pueblo Sur (NM 68) - Intersection of NM 68 and NM 518 heading north on NM 68, Starting April 2, at the east side of Paseo de Pueblo Sur south of Estes Es Road, there will be one lane closures Monday through Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Motorists can expect delays during this time. This project is scheduled to be completed fall of 2018; weather permitting
Post Date: 2017-08-16 17:07:36.0
Update Date: 2018-04-02 10:44:03.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 62 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 89 to mile marker 102
Description: Pavement Rehabilitation work is scheduled to begin Wednesday, April 18th, 2018 on US 62/180 West of Hobbs between mm 89 and mm 102 ( Intersection US62/180 & W Bypass to Intersection of US 62/180 and NM 529). Completion is expected June 15, 2018 - weather permitting. Motorists can expect a one lane closure with traffic directed to the right or left lane as work progresses both east and westbound. Please reduce your speed, obey all posted signage and watch for Personnel and Equipment in this area. Contractors will be Braiser Asphalt and Cutler Repaving Inc. NMDOT Contact Donna Gililland 575-626-4857.
Post Date: 2018-04-11 08:32:54.0
Update Date: 2018-05-02 14:36:49.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 from mile marker 20 to mile marker 25
Description: US 64 - Farmington - Navajo Division Transportation will begin a street lighting project on U.S. 491from mile marker 89.00 to 94.00 and on U.S. 64 from mile marker 20.00 to mile marker 25.00 in Shiprock. Starting April 9, 2018, there will be one lane closures and shoulder activity on U.S. 491 and U.S. 64. Motorists can expect minor delays from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. Project is scheduled for completion mid-June
Post Date: 2018-04-11 08:24:01.0
Update Date: 2018-04-11 08:25:30.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 25 at mile marker 220 (RIO BRAVO).
Description: Through summer of 2019; there will be continuous lane and shoulder closures /restrictions of NM 500 (Rio Bravo) and I-25 northbound and southbound. Work is being performed to facilitate a new NM 500 (Rio Bravo) Interchange with I-25. Project website www.I25RioBravo.com
Post Date: 2017-08-02 16:56:37.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 09:22:27.0
Expiration Date: 2019-08-19 11:08:00.0
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: 2018-02-22 14:29:40.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 209 from mile marker 2 to mile marker 7.
Description: Roadway Rehabilitation and Reconstruction on NM 209 from MP 2.44 to MP 7.14. Motorists please be aware of NMDOT and Contractor personal and equipment on the jobsite as there are multiple operations taking place. Traffic on Prince St is reduced to two lanes from Llano Estacado to Wilhite. The Speed Limit is reduced to 25 MPH and 35 MPH in spots expect delays. If possible seek alternate route. This Project is 400 working days. Expected completion date is December 2018. K. Barnett & Sons: Deole HIll Superintendent (575) 749-8093. NMDOT: Chris Pacheco Project Manager (575) 840-8853.
Post Date: 2017-09-19 09:16:57.0
Update Date: 2018-04-26 10:04:23.0
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: 2018-02-22 14:37:25.0
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 Reyes Pinto, 505-382-9171; NMDOT Acting Project Manager Patrick Lopez, 575-626-9872.
Post Date: 2018-03-06 14:52:31.0
Update Date: 2018-05-01 08:15:42.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 285 northbound and southbound at mile marker 1
Description: TXDOT - Work on U.S. Highway 285 ( Texas) has hit a critical junction that will severely affect traffic patterns between Pecos TX and Orla TX in Reeves County Texas starting Monday, April 9, 2018. A bridge-class culvert will be replaced at 4-Mile Draw. The work will leave only one lane available for traffic to cross the culvert. Temporary traffic signals will be in operation around the clock at the culvert. Running a red light in this situation could be absolutely catastrophic. The lane will be limited to 11-foot wide loads. The physical structure will be very narrow and will not be wide enough to allow two vehicles to pass or to allow wide loads to cross. The speed limit in the work zone is 45 miles per hour. The culvert work is expected to leave only one lane of travel available for the next two months. Delays can be expected. Alternate routes are strongly encouraged if possible. Motorists are reminded that state law requires them to obey pilot cars and warning signs as well as any flaggers encountered in the work zone. This is part of a project to improve about 10.8 miles of Highway 285 between County Road 232 and Orla (RM 652) north of Pecos. Constructors Inc. of Carlsbad, N.M., won the project with a low bid of $12,525,496. A second project is under way just to the south of this project. Two additional projects for U.S. Highway 285 are scheduled for bid openings in April and May. For more information, contact Gene Powell at gene.powell@txdot.gov or (432) 498-4746.
Post Date: 2018-04-03 15:49:49.0
Update Date: 2018-05-02 14:36:29.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 40 westbound 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: 2018-05-01 07:22:14.0
Update Date: 2018-05-01 07:22:14.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 96 at mile marker 45
Description: NM 96 - NMDOT will begin bridge rehabilitation work on NM 96 at mile marker 45.010 (Canones Creek) in Abiquiu. This project will include sandblasting and painting of the bridge. Starting April 28 NM 96 eastbound and westbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. Temporary signals will guide traffic through the work zone Monday through Friday. The temporary signals will be removed and all lanes will be opened to traffic on the weekends. This project is scheduled to be completed winter of 2018. Drivers are urged to watch for workers in the area, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted speed limit.
Post Date: 2018-04-26 09:17:45.0
Update Date: 2018-04-26 09:54:39.0
Expiration Date: 2018-10-31 12:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 456 from mile marker 20 to mile marker 38
Description: Road is gravel. Seasonal closure due to harsh winter conditions often experienced in areas throughout northeast New Mexico. All closings and openings are subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Post Date: 2015-06-25 16:19:56.0
Update Date: 2018-04-05 15:24:48.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 14 at mile marker 1 San Antonio.
Description: Through June 29th from 6:30 A.M to 6:30 P.M NM 14 northbound and southbound will have various lane, shoulder, and multi-use trail restrictions for infrastructure repair. Expect delays
Post Date: 2018-02-22 10:56:55.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 09:22:52.0
Expiration Date: 2018-07-09 16:40:00.0
Title: US 60 from mile marker 380 to mile marker 386.
Description: Roadway Rehabilitation, Signalization, and ITS Project on US 60/84 from MP 380.400 to MP 385.500. Work taking place on West Bound lanes with traffic reduced to two lanes and speed limit reduced to 35 MPH. Please follow all posted construction signs. Also please be aware of personal and equipment working in the work zone. Speeding Fines Double in Construction Zone signs are posted. The Expected Completion date is July 2018. K. Barnett & Sons: Bryce Kidd Superintendent (575)762-4407. NMDOT: Chris Pacheco Project Manager (575) 840-8853.
Post Date: 2017-12-21 15:16:34.0
Update Date: 2018-04-16 08:56:39.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 54 from mile marker 69 to mile marker 79 Tularosa
Description: Construction is underway between MP 69.56 and 78.16 between Alamogordo and Tularosa on US 54/70. Construction will consist of roadway reconstruction, concrete box culvert reconstruction and channel erosion mitigation. Work will be done various locations with in the project limits. Traffic is down to one lane in multiple areas. Detours are in place with traffic being switched to the North Bound lanes around the area of Dog Ranch Road MP 75 and 11 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTIONS are in place for the traffic detour. The Speed Limit is reduced to 45 MPH with DOUBLE FINE ZONE applying to the Construction Work Zones. Motorists should obey all construction signing and watch for construction personnel and equipment. A 12 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION is in place for the entire project and all Wide and Oversized Loads should seek an alternate route. Project is scheduled to be finished in the Fall of 2019. Brian J Torres NMDOT Project Manager 575-585-2090/575-626-4278 Brian Wanner Mountain States Constructors 505-506-4386
Post Date: 2018-04-12 08:22:13.0
Update Date: 2018-04-19 07:51:39.0
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: 2018-03-26 15:29:04.0
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: 2018-02-22 14:30:09.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 westbound at mile marker 399
Description: (Clayton) Eastbound shoulder is closed long term. Speed reduced in area -- please use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-10-30 12:03:38.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 07:46:11.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 136 from mile marker 1 to mile marker 9
Description: FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) continues with roadway reconstruction, roadway rehabilitation, bridge rehabilitation, signalization & lighting along NM 136 the Pete V Dominici Intl. Hwy. Traffic will encounter lane closures as well as detours with an 11 width restriction in effect throughout the project. Both the southbound and northbound lanes are limited to a single lane in each direction from Strauss Rd. to Binational Ave. Due to lane closures travel into the port may be more congested. Contractors hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; lane closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week.
Post Date: 2017-10-30 08:54:19.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 10:56:15.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 193 from mile marker 21 to mile marker 41
Description: The gravel/dirt road section may be difficult to navigate. Please proceed with caution. This is permanent advisory.
Post Date: 2017-11-27 11:29:34.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 07:46:21.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 176 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 37 to mile marker 40
Description: Roadwork Pavement Rehabilitation work will begin on Friday May 4, 2018 on NM 176 between mm 37.5 and mm 41 (east of Eunice and TX state line). Motorists can expect a one lane closure for paving operations where traffic will be reduced to one lane with traffic control, flaggers and/or pilot car operations. This work is expected to take 1 week - weather permitting. Please obey all posted signage, reduce your speed and watch for Personnel and Equipment in this area. Contractor: Dustrol Inc.; NMDOT Project Manager: Michael Vigil 505-231-0868.
Post Date: 2018-03-26 11:39:50.0
Update Date: 2018-05-02 14:35:51.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 15 from mile marker 0 to mile marker 2
Description: TLC Construction (Contractor) will be reconstructing the roadway, installing curb and gutter, sidewalk and bike lanes. NM 15 from HWY 180 to the 32nd street interchange will have one way traffic only. Detours will be in place and traffic is asked to reduce speed and use caution, seek an alternate route if possible. Contractors hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Construction is scheduled to be completed by spring of 2019.
Post Date: 2018-03-26 07:37:34.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 10:56:35.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 10 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 84 to mile marker 100
Description: FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) will continue Roadway Rehabilitation along Interstate 10. Multiple lane closures will be in effect on both the westbound and eastbound lanes. An 11 width restriction will be in effect throughout the project. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be from 4:30 am to 7:00 pm. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2018. Tuesday April 17th, the westbound on/off ramps will be closed at exit 85, for paving operations. The eastbound on/off ramp will remain open. Detours will be in place at exit 82A/B.
Post Date: 2018-02-26 07:45:27.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 10:56:26.0
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: 2018-04-23 10:56:22.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 152 from mile marker 5 Turnerville to mile marker 6
Description: James Hamilton Construction Co. (Contractor) will have a detour in place for road work on NM 152 for the construction of the Bebo Arch Structure. Speed limit will be reduced to 20 MPH. 10 foot width restriction in place. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be from 6:30 am till 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is scheduled to be complete by summer 2018.
Post Date: 2017-11-13 12:59:52.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 10:56:32.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 from mile marker 154 to mile marker 157
Description: Mountain States Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) is continuing with bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction on Interstate 25 in Socorro Co. Interstate traffic is now detoured off of the northbound lane and onto the southbound lane encountering temporary wall barrier along the detour. A 12 width restriction will be in effect throughout the project. Hours of operation will be from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2018. Contractor has posted an alert for upcoming CLOSURE on NM 408 Lemitar Exit for Tuesday April 3rd, affecting I-25 mile post 156 on/off ramp. Traffic will need to use detour in place while the eastbound & westbound lanes are closed from 6:00 pm to 12:00 am for bridge girder installation. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2018.
Post Date: 2017-11-06 09:57:39.0
Update Date: 2018-04-23 10:49:35.0
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: 2018-02-22 14:30:18.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 498 at mile marker 0
Description: Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) will continue with bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction. NM 498 will be closed from McNutt Drive to Futurity Drive; detour is in place on Sunland Park Drive. The Contractors 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: 2017-10-20 13:04:26.0
Update Date: 2018-04-12 12:56:02.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 at mile marker 107 Hondo.
Description: Trucks over 65 foot are prohibited on US 380 between Hondo and Carrizozo. This is a PERMANENT ALERT.
Post Date: 2017-02-17 08:17:49.0
Update Date: 2018-04-26 08:11:41.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 434 from mile marker 17 to mile marker 19, center lane closed.
Description: (Sierra Bonita Area) Roadwork -- 10' width restriction. One lane closure with flaggers directing traffic at various locations. Speed reduced to 15 mph. Please seek alternate route for loads wider than 10'. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2018-03-16 08:43:03.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 08:42:43.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 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: 2017-01-06 12:52:40.0
Update Date: 2018-04-26 08:11:16.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 southbound at mile marker 460 (RATON PASS/PORT OF ENTRY)
Description: Roadwork (Raton Port of Entry) driving lane is closed. Speed reduced to 45 mph. Drivers should proceed through the work zone with caution, slow down and watch for construction personnel and equipment. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2018-04-06 10:35:59.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 08:41:36.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 120 from mile marker 4 to mile marker 12
Description: (Black Lake to Ocate) Unimproved gravel road section, may be difficult to navigate. Please seek alternate route.
Post Date: 2018-01-05 21:28:02.0
Update Date: 2018-04-27 07:46:29.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 from mile marker 107 Artesia to mile marker 139
Description: Roadway Reconstruction is underway East of Artesia on US 82 between MP 107.65 to MP 139.07. Motorists can expect a one lane closure between MP 107 and MP 110 for work on drainage structures and utilities; from MP 123-MP 132 earthwork operations and Utility work on the shoulder work between MP 117 and MP 126 with concrete wall barrier in place: from MP 136 to 137 One lane traffic controlled by pilot car during the day, traffic light at night. Motorists should expect delays. Signal was placed Mile Post 35.5 to 36 for structure work. Please proceed with caution and watch for Equipment and Personnel and obey all posted signs. The Speed Limit through work zones will be REDUCED to 35 MPH. The Maximum Posted Speed Limit during construction will be 55 MPH through non-work zone areas. A WIDTH RESTRICTION of Twelve Feet (12') is in place. WIDE LOAD and OVERSIZED vehicles should seek alternative routes. This Project is 410 working days. Expected completion date is August 2018. Contractor: Fisher Sand and Gravel Superintendent, Felipe Tenorio (505)249-5138, Traffic Control Supervisor, Terry Werito (505)249-1978. NMDOT Contact, Project Manager Randy Lueras (575)626-8938.
Post Date: 2017-06-02 13:18:15.0
Update Date: 2018-05-02 13:15:37.0
Expiration Date: unknown
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