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Title: Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from mile marker 450 Dillon (RATON SOUTH) to mile marker 454 (RATON)
Description: (Raton)Southbound lane restricted to 12' and speed reduced to 45 mph. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-06-21 09:35:22.0
Update Date: 2017-08-28 09:33:58.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 491 northbound and southbound from mile marker 15 to mile marker 42
Description: Speed reduced to 35 mph on US 491 from mile marker 15-42 (from Twin Lakes to Naschitti). Road construction project is not impacting traffic, however speed is reduced for turnouts and traffic ingress/egress on and off of US 491. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2016-12-21 07:40:06.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 502 eastbound from mile marker 8 to mile marker 18 Pojoaque
Description: NM 502 - . The contractor has completed the westbound lanes of NM 502, and they are now working on the eastbound lanes. NM 502 eastbound lanes will be reduced to one lane for the next four weeks. Motorists can expect delays Monday thru Saturday from 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. No work on Sunday. This project is scheduled to be completed October 30; weather permitting
Post Date: 2017-09-20 13:15:35.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: 2018-01-01 00:00:00.0
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, the contractor will be completing curb and gutter work. Northbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. The contractor will be working Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 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: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Allison Road Closure
Description: Allison Road (City of Gallup) will be closed from West Maloney Avenue to Warehouse Drive beginning 2/15/17 until August, 2017 due to roadwork. Please follow detour signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-02-15 12:35:08.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 564 northbound and southbound from mile marker 2 to mile marker 3
Description: Roadwork on NM 564, mile marker 2 - 3.3 Traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions. Northbound lanes will be closed and traffic will be diverted onto the southbound lanes from Manor Drive to Boyd Street. Speed reduced to 35 mph through the work zone. All work will be performed Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:30pm. Project is anticipated to be completed by August 2017. Please drive with caution and reduce speed while travelling through this construction zone as vehicles and personnel are entering and exiting the work zone. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-04-12 12:57:04.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 84 northbound and southbound at mile marker 181
Description: US 84/285 - Pojoaque - Bridge rehabilitation work on two bridges located on US 84/285 at mile marker 180.20 and mile marker 180.8 near Cities of Gold Casino in Pojoaque. - October 11, 2017, the US84/285 northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Traffic can expect delays during this time. Drivers are urged to watch for workers in the area, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted speed limit.
Post Date: 2017-10-11 07:27:49.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 602 northbound and southbound from mile marker 24 to mile marker 25
Description: Roadwork on NM 602, mile marker 24-25 (south of Gallup). Beginning April 17, 2017, work will include construction sign placement, clearing, bridge placement, and detouring. Project is anticipated to be completed by November 2017. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change. For questions or concerns please contact NMDOT Project Manager Jeremy Madrid at (505)-722-4903
Post Date: 2017-03-28 13:06:26.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 21 northbound and southbound from mile marker 4 to mile marker 5
Description: (Cimarron) shoulder work and culvert placement through April 20, 2018. Please reduce speed and look out for workers in area.
Post Date: 2017-05-23 09:46:35.0
Update Date: 2017-09-27 21:47:27.0
Expiration Date: 2018-04-21 01:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 6 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 11
Description: Roadwork on NM 6 mile marker 0 - 19 (from I-40, Exit 126 to the Cibola/Valencia County Line). Roadway reduced to one lane in both directions 24 hours/day and wait times for pilot cars can be expected. 11" width restriction in place. Please watch for personnel and vehicles entering and exiting the work zone. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all traffic posted signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-04-18 15:05:52.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 30 northbound and southbound at mile marker 6
Description: NMDOT Roadway Reconstruction from milepost 7.150 to milepost 7.610 in the Pueblo of Santa Clara. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: Traffic will be driving on newly built detour. One lane in each direction at all times. All north bound side of NM 30 will be closed to public for construction purposes. Traffic can expect delays during this time. Watch for trucks and heavy equipment truning in and out of construction areas, Watch for flaggers assisting equipment and pedestrians. drive slow trhu construction area This project is scheduled to be completed December 2017; weather permitting.
Post Date: 2017-04-11 14:33:23.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 84 at mile marker 196 El Duende
Description: US 84 - North of Espanola - Bridge rehabilitation work (Arroyo De La Presa) This project is scheduled to be completed October 2017; weather permitting. Starting September 5 - US 84/285 northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. Traffic can expect minor delays from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Hasse Contracting Company, Inc. of Albuquerque, New Mexico is the contractor for the project. Drivers are urged to watch for workers in the area, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted speed limit.
Post Date: 2017-09-05 17:26:01.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 southbound from mile marker 226 (I-40 WB Ramp / Big I) to mile marker 224 (LEAD/COAL AVE.), left lane and left shoulder closed.
Description: October 20th at 9 P.M through October 23rd at 5 A.M. weekends only continuous lane restrictions of I-25 southbound between (Indian School) milepost 226 and milepost 224 (Lead Ave) for bridge maintenance work. I-25 southbound off ramp to Lead/Coal will be closed. Detours will be established
Post Date: 2017-10-03 13:31:17.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 10:32:40.758
Expiration Date: 2017-10-24 01:00:00.0
Title: NM 45 (Coors Blvd) @ Central Ave Intersection various lane restrictions
Description: Through October 20th from 8 A.M. to 5 P.M. various lane restrictions of NM 45 (Coors Blvd) and Central Ave Intersection will be in place for roadway improvements.
Post Date: 2017-10-03 13:22:09.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 10:32:40.758
Expiration Date: 2017-10-22 01:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 120 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 4 to mile marker 12
Description: This an unimproved gravel road section which may be difficult to navigate. This description is permanent and has no expiration date.
Post Date: 2017-03-30 11:55:29.0
Update Date: 2017-09-29 07:54:12.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 526 from mile marker 0 to mile marker 6
Description: The road ends at the stateline. This is a permanent alert.
Post Date: 2016-09-22 09:16:45.0
Update Date: 2017-09-27 21:47:35.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 98 Lincoln
Description: Construction has begun on a multi-use path on the east and west sides of US 380 through Lincoln National Monument. Please obey all posted signage and watch for Construction Personnel and Equipment in the Town of Lincoln. NMDOT Project Manager Aaron Clark 575-648-4240; Contractor Roper Construction - Superintendent Ryan Roper 575-973-0440
Post Date: 2017-08-10 11:02:19.0
Update Date: 2017-10-19 11:33:26.255
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: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
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: 2017-10-20 12:53:09.602
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: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 55 at mile marker 37 Gran Quivira
Description: NM 55 - Gran Quivira - Utility work - Arguijo Oil Field Service Inc. installing pipeline across roadway. Motorists will be detoured through the shoulder. This project is scheduled to be complted November 2017. Drivers are advised to use catuion.
Post Date: 2017-10-07 11:06:06.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 122 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 31 to mile marker 33 Milan
Description: Roadwork on NM 122, mile marker 31 - 33 (Milan). Traffic reduced to one lane in each direction for milling and paving. Speed reduced to 35 mph through the work zone. All work will be performed Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 7:00pm . Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-08-28 09:15:31.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 95 to mile marker 97
Description: Roadwork on I-40, mile marker 95-97 (McCarty's Interchange). Traffic will be reduced to one lane in each direction. WESTBOUND TRAFFIC WILL BE DETOURED ONTO THE EASTBOUND PASSING LANE VIA MEDIAN CROSSOVER. 12' WIDTH RESTRICTION IN PLACE. East and Westbound on ramps are closed. Use Exit 100 (San Fidel) and NM 124 as an alternate route. Eastbound off ramp is open. Westbound off ramp is closed. Speed reduced to 55 mph through the work zone. Expect minor delays. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-02-27 08:43:48.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 434 northbound and southbound from mile marker 17 to mile marker 20
Description: (Coyote Creek area) Please adhere to all traffic control. Traffic lights are set up at the one-lane closure mile marker 19 to mile marker 20 -- minor delays can be expected. A 10' wide restriction is in place and vehicle greater that 10' seek alternate route. Speed reduced to 15 mph. Please use caution equipment and crews are in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2016-09-26 08:22:50.0
Update Date: 2017-10-06 10:43:35.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 74 northbound and southbound at mile marker 0 El Duende
Description: NM 74 - El Duenda - NMDOT Brige Rehabilitation Work - There will be one lane closures on the bridge. Drivers are advisded to watch for workers in the area. This project is scheduled to be completed on August 31; weather permitting.
Post Date: 2017-08-21 10:05:48.0
Update Date: 2017-10-18 15:39:18.779
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 25 southbound from mile marker 303 to mile marker 309.
Description: (Rowe) Roadwork operations from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Lane closure on the southbound lanes - minor delays may occur. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-10-16 10:26:43.0
Update Date: 2017-10-16 10:26:43.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 518 northbound and southbound from mile marker 11 Las Tusas to mile marker 24 La Cueva
Description: (La Cueva to Sapello) Paving project mile marker 24 to mile marker 12. Operations Monday- Friday 5:00 a.m. 7:00 p.m. traffic can expect a one-lane closure with a pilot car and flaggers moving traffic. Speed is reduced to 40 mph. Minor delays may be encountered. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-08-07 12:58:13.0
Update Date: 2017-10-06 10:43:11.0
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: 2017-10-20 12:52:52.651
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 550 northbound and southbound from mile marker 39 to mile marker 64 Cuba
Description: US 550 will be reduced to one lane in both directions from mile marker 39-64 (north of San Ysidro to Cuba) due to roadwork. Alternating lane closures beginning Monday, 8/28/17. Wide loads in excess of 16' may experience delays in traveling through the work zone. Work will be performed from 7am-7pm. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-08-25 15:39:12.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 07:53:46.184
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 550 westbound from mile marker 1 to mile marker 2
Description: Through January 10th from 6:30 A.M. to 5 P.M. US 550 westbound will have shoulder work operations between Don Thomas and Kuaua Rd. Westbound travel lanes will not be impacted
Post Date: 2017-09-22 14:22:40.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 10:32:40.758
Expiration Date: 2018-01-11 01:00:00.0
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: 2017-10-20 13:04:26.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 13:04:26.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 285 from mile marker 110 to mile marker 112.
Description: Motorists please be advised that the utility company will be working off the right-of-way on US 285 from mm 110 to mm 112 (Roswell Relief Route). Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: 2017-10-20 08:48:15.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 12:52:52.651
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 137 from mile marker 1 to mile marker 2.
Description: Motorists please be advised that NM 137 from mm 1 to mm 2 (north of the Texas State line) is CLOSED in both directions due to a wash out from heavy rains. Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: Fri Oct 20 08:25:52 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-10-20 12:52:52.651
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: 2017-10-20 12:53:09.602
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 285/70 N. Main Street Roswell between 1st St and 5th St
Description: ADA Pedestrian Improvement work is scheduled to begin Monday, September 18th In Roswell on N. Main Street between 1st and 5th Streets. Motorists can expect a one lane closure and short delays between the hours of 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Please obey all posted signage and watch for Construction Personnel and Equipment in this area. Completion is expected in December, 2017. Contractor: Constructors Inc. Mark Brooks, Project Manager 575-406-4594; NMDOT Contact: Gabe Ortega 575-637-7811/575-626-2899.
Post Date: 2017-09-15 14:14:01.0
Update Date: 2017-10-12 12:26:57.558
Expiration Date: unknown
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: 2017-01-06 12:52:40.0
Update Date: 2017-10-20 12:53:27.46
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 185 from mile marker 12 to mile marker 35 Hatch
Description: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing "Chip Sealing" operations. Speed limit will be reduced, no center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in November. Motorists are advised to use caution and reduce speed while nearing and passing through the work zone being cautious of trucks turning and workers in the area.
Post Date: Fri Aug 04 07:44:33 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-10-20 13:01:54.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 82 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 107 Artesia to mile marker 139
Description: Roadway Reconstruction, widening of Driving Lanes, adding New Shoulders and Turning Lanes at key intersections is underway East of Artesia on US 82 from MP 107.65 to MP 139.07. Beginning MONDAY, 8-14-2017, Motorists can expect a one lane closure between MP 107 and MP 110 for work on drainage structures and utilities. Some delay is expected. 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 453 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: 2017-10-19 09:37:29.794
Expiration Date: unknown
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