Las Vegas, NM Traffic and Road Conditions

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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: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
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: 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: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
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: 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: Thu Jun 25 16:19:56 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2018-04-13 11:00:53.571
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 45 northbound and southbound from mile marker 9 to mile marker 10
Description: Through April 24th, 2018 NM 45 (Coors Blvd)northbound & southbound at Blake Intersection will have various continual lane and shoulder restrictions from 7 A.M. to 5 P.M. the following day for utility and infrastructure improvements.
Post Date: 2018-01-11 09:24:20.0
Update Date: 2018-02-22 14:35:02.0
Expiration Date: 2018-04-30 03:37:00.0
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: 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: 2018-04-13 08:02:53.323
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: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
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: 2018-04-16 13:34:28.027
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Weather Advisory exists throughout Cibola county.
Description: Weather Advisory. Heavy smoke in Cibola & McKinley Counties due to wild fire. Please drive with caution reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change
Post Date: Sat Apr 14 20:21:27 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-04-19 12:43:12.634
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: 2018-04-19 07:50:17.463
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 478 northbound and southbound at mile marker 8 Vado
Description: Smith & Aguirre Construction (Contractor) will be replacing and repairing sewer/manhole covers. Roadway is CLOSED at this time with a detour in place on NM 226 (W Berino Rd) and NM 189. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by April 23rd.
Post Date: Mon Feb 26 07:47:36 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-04-19 07:50:17.463
Expiration Date: Tue Apr 24 00:00:00 MDT 2018
Title: New Mexico 18 northbound from mile marker 7 to mile marker 9 Jal, right lane closed.
Description: Motorists please be advised that the Northbound right lane of NM 18 from mm 7.7 to mm 8.5 (Jal) will be CLOSED as contractors replace water lines. Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: 2018-01-22 10:14:16.0
Update Date: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
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: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 187 from mile marker 14 to mile marker 25
Description: NM 187 from mile post 14 to 24.2, both north and southbound lanes will be intermittently closed due to road repair, traffic will encounter a flagging operation while work is being performed. This closure is expected Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:30 pm. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and be cautious of personnel and equipment in the area. Please expect delays.
Post Date: Mon Apr 02 07:26:37 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-04-17 14:31:09.652
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 40 eastbound at mile marker 155 (COORS).
Description: ALERT---NM 45 (Coors Blvd) northbound to I-40 eastbound ramp will be closed from April 23rd through April 25th nightly from 7:30 PM to 5:30 AM. Detours shall be provided.--- April 23rd through July 10th, 2018; Sunday through Friday from 9 A.M. to 5:30 A.M the following day I-40 eastbound will have various lane and shoulder restrictions in place for concrete repair between NM 45 (Coors Blvd) interchange (milepost 155.6) and The BIG-I (milepost 159.5).
Post Date: Fri Apr 20 08:34:30 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-04-20 08:34:28.0
Expiration Date: Wed Aug 01 03:49:00 MDT 2018
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: 2018-04-20 08:09:59.137
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: 2018-04-16 13:34:28.027
Expiration Date: 2018-06-01 00:00:00.0
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: Fri Jun 02 13:18:15 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2018-04-13 11:09:13.0
Expiration Date: unknown
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