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Portales Traffic Alerts
Title: US 60, 0.1 miles East of Texico at mile marker 397
Description: US 70/US 84 at Texico will be closed for BNSF Railroad Crossing Work from October 15, 2013 through October, 29, 2013. Motorists will need to use US 60 through Texico as a detour to the Texas State Line.
Post Date: Wed Oct 09 10:41:03 MDT 2013
Update Date: Thu Oct 10 14:01:25 MDT 2013
Expiration Date: Fri Nov 01 01:00:00 MDT 2013
Title: US 491 northbound and southbound at mile marker 44
Description: Temporary detour in place on US 491 in both directions at mile marker 44 (between Naschitti and Sheep Springs). SPEED REDUCED TO 25 MPH THROUGH DETOUR. PLEASE OBEY POSTED SPEED LIMIT AND DETOUR SIGNS.
Post Date: Tue Jul 09 17:56:31 MDT 2013
Update Date: Fri Oct 11 16:09:26 MDT 2013
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 68 from 26.3 miles West of Taos at mile marker 24 to 22.7 miles West of Taos at mile marker 27
Description: NM 68 - Espanola to Taos area - Starting October 10 Rock removal and removals of debris from roadway and shoulders. Motorists can expect delays between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. There will be a one lane closure with a flagger operation. Drivers are asked to use caution, observe temporary signing and reduce speed to the posted speed limits.
Post Date: Thu Oct 10 11:01:25 MDT 2013
Update Date: Fri Oct 11 06:52:03 MDT 2013
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 13 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 4
Description: NM 13 is CLOSED to thru Traffic while the bridge at mile marker 4.3 is replaced. This work is expected to be completed by the end of October 2013. Motorists should seek an alternate route during this time. Suggested detour is US 82 east to US 285. NMDOT Acting Project Manager, Lee Montoya, 575-234-0344; Contractor A.S. Horner Inc, Manual Gamboa, 505-270-8863
Post Date: Thu Jun 06 07:34:08 MDT 2013
Update Date: Thu Oct 10 14:01:25 MDT 2013
Expiration Date: Thu Oct 31 00:00:00 MDT 2013
Title: Interstate 40 southbound and westbound, 1.6 miles West of REST AREA exit at mile marker 251
Description: Anton Chico Rest Area Closed due to Septic Issues
Post Date: 2013-07-07 19:19:39.947
Update Date: 2013-09-12 08:02:04.897
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 305 to mile marker 296
Description: Roadwork, paving, guardrail installation, and signing
Post Date: 2013-07-22 14:54:06.81
Update Date: 2013-09-19 14:31:35.123
Expiration Date: 2013-11-01 12:00:00.0
Title: New Mexico 252 eastbound and westbound, 0.7 miles North of House at mile marker 23
Description: Drive with extreme caution, reduce speed in this area. Water is still running across this roadway.
Post Date: 2013-09-16 14:16:57.84
Update Date: 2013-09-16 14:16:57.84
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 12 northbound and southbound from mile marker 2 to mile marker 3
Description: Lane Closure NM 12 mile post 2.913 - 3.235. Lane to be closed will alternate. Lane closed due to bridge maintenance. Detour route in place. Please drive with caution, reduce speed, watch for crews in the area and obey all posted traffic signs.
Post Date: Fri May 03 10:26:51 MDT 2013
Update Date: Fri Oct 11 16:10:22 MDT 2013
Expiration Date: unknown


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