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Title: NM 566 from mile marker 0 Church Rock to mile marker 11.
Description: Lane Closure: NM 566 mm 0-11 Variable lane closure due to maintenance work. All work will be performed from 8:00am to 5:30pm Mondays through Thursdays. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2017-10-25 08:48:19.0
Update Date: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
Expiration Date: unknown
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 at mile marker 43
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings ocer 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: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
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, 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 15:39:18.78
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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 15:39:18.78
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 25 northbound and southbound 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 facility 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: 2017-11-17 13:16:09.084
Expiration Date: 2019-08-01 18:45:00.0
Title: NM 150 northbound and southbound from mile marker 8 to mile marker 14.
Description: Roadwork - Kit Carson Electric is installing 3 Phase Conductor for Taos Ski Valley on NM 150. Shoulder Work along NM 150 through the work zone and One Lane Closure with Flagmen from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Contact Manager David Santistevan at 575-758-2258. Project is to be completed December 1, 2017
Post Date: 2017-11-01 15:41:32.0
Update Date: 2017-11-01 15:41:32.0
Expiration Date: 2017-12-01 17:00:00.0
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: 2017-10-31 07:53:39.0
Update Date: 2017-10-31 07:53:39.0
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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 209 northbound and southbound from mile marker 2 to mile marker 7
Description: Roadway Rehabilitation and Reconstruction on NM 209 from MP 2.44 to MP 7.14. Drainage Installation, Concrete placement, Hot Mix paving and dirt work is taking place. Motorists please be aware of NMDOT and Contractor personal and equipment on the jobsite. 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, Ramon Garcia Traffic Control Supervisor (575) 791-3165. NMDOT: Patrick Lopez Acting Project Manager (575) 840-7763
Post Date: 2017-09-19 09:16:57.0
Update Date: 2017-11-15 08:13:36.576
Expiration Date: unknown
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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 15:39:18.78
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 128 from mile marker 38 to mile marker 52, right lane closed.
Description: Roadway Rehabilitation and Reconstruction is underway on NM 128 from MP 38.80 to MP 51.58. Traffic will be reduced to a single lane while work is being done from approximately 6 am 6 pm. Motorists should approach with caution, watch for stopped traffic and obey all posted speed limit signs. The Speed Limit is reduced within the Work Zone with an 11 FOOT WIDTH RESTRICTION. Oversized and Wide Loads should seek an alternate route. Expected completion date is December 2017. Contractor: James Hamilton Construction Superintendent James Fields 575-313-4328. NMDOT Contact Willie McCray Jr 575-626-9882.
Post Date: 2017-08-08 11:47:08.0
Update Date: 2017-11-15 08:13:36.576
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 15:39:18.78
Expiration Date: unknown
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 38 at mile marker 12 Red River
Description: Roadwork - NM 38 from Mile Marker 11.03 to Mile Marker 11.85, Kit Carson Electric is installing new 3 Phase Electric Conduit for the Town of Red River. NM 38 is reduced to one lane with flagmen is in affect through the work zone. Contact Manager David Santistevan at 575-758-2258 if any question’s. This project is scheduled to be completed. Project is scheduled to be completed end of November.
Post Date: 2017-10-26 10:58:37.0
Update Date: 2017-10-26 22:57:18.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 456 from mile marker 20 to mile marker 38.
Description: Alert
Post Date: 2015-06-25 16:19:56.0
Update Date: 2017-10-13 11:44:21.0
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: New Mexico 31 from mile marker 2 to mile marker 4
Description: NMDOT crews will begin mobile sweeping on NM 31 from mm 2 to mm 4 (Potash Mines Rd). Motorists should expect intermittent lane closures with pilot car operations and traffic control. Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area. NMDOT contacts are Richard Marquez (575) 840-9796 and Robert Canelo (575) 626-2095.
Post Date: Thu Nov 16 08:37:36 MST 2017
Update Date: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 457 from mile marker 14 to mile marker 16
Description: NMDOT crews will be mowing off the right-of-way of NM 457 from mm 14 to mm 16 (West of Tatum). Please use caution, reduce speed and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area. NMDOT contact is Greg Evans (575) 626-8179.
Post Date: Thu Nov 16 08:24:33 MST 2017
Update Date: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 41 from mile marker 46 to mile marker 55.
Description: Roadwork - NM 41 Clark Hill to Galisteo - Roadway reconstruction on NM 41 from mile post 46.221 to mile post 55.543 for 9.322 miles. The contractor will begin building drainage structures, embankment fills and work on unclassified excavation. NM 41 will be reduced to one lane. Motorists can expect minor delays from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday. No weekend work. This project is scheduled to be completed November of 2018; weather permitting. The contractor will go on winter suspension end of December 2017, and they will resume work in early spring of 2018.
Post Date: 2017-11-09 08:44:22.0
Update Date: 2017-11-09 09:28:51.0
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 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: 2017-07-15 17:24:29.0
Update Date: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 eastbound at mile marker 399.
Description: (Clayton) Eastbound driving Lane is closed and remain closed long term. Please reduce speed and use caution in area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Post Date: 2017-10-30 12:03:38.0
Update Date: 2017-10-31 11:37:53.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 40 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. EASTBOUND TRAFFIC WILL BE DETOURED ONTO THE WESTBOUND PASSING LANE VIA MEDIAN CROSSOVER. 12' WIDTH RESTRICTION IN PLACE. All ramps are closed. Use Exit 100 (San Fidel) and NM 124 as an alternate route. 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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 434 from mile marker 17 to mile marker 20.
Description: (Coyote Creek area) Please adhere to all traffic control. One lane closure will be set up during working hours utilizing flaggers to direct traffic. Traffic lights are set up 24-7 at mile marker 19 to mile marker 20 -- minor delays can be expected. A 10' wide restriction is in place and vehicle greater than 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: 2017-11-03 11:33:44.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: NM 14 from mile marker 46 to mile marker 47.
Description: Roadwork - NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) south of Santa Fe under the I-25/ Cerrillos Road Interchange. The contractor will be working on curb and gutter repairs. NM 14 southbound and northbound lanes will be reduced to one lane from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Motorists can expect delays during this time. FNF Construction Inc. of Tempe, Arizona is the contractor on this 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: 2017-10-23 16:50:26.0
Update Date: 2017-10-26 11:02:28.0
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 15:39:18.78
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: US 285 - Roswell: North Main Street between 1st and 5th Streets
Description: ADA Pedestrian Improvement work ongoing in Roswell on N. Main Street between 1st and 5th Streets. Beginning Wednesday, 10/25/2017 West 5th St will be closed to through traffic for approximately 3 weeks/Mid November. On Main Street 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: Mon Nov 06 12:41:10 MST 2017
Update Date: 2017-11-16 08:26:36.0
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: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Roadwork
Description: Roadwork: Through November 22nd University Blvd & Candelaria will have continuous lane restrictions with intermittent closures for commercial development.
Post Date: 2017-10-27 15:40:25.0
Update Date: 2017-10-27 15:40:25.0
Expiration Date: 2017-11-22 23:00:00.0
Title: NM 94 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 Sapello to mile marker 6.
Description: (Sapello to Manuelitas) Tree trimming along existing overhead lines and maintenance. Please use caution in area. Event will be in effect 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Ocober 25 through November 25, 2017.
Post Date: 2017-10-27 13:03:15.0
Update Date: 2017-10-27 13:03:15.0
Expiration Date: 2017-11-25 05:00:00.0
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: 2017-11-14 08:00:54.099
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: 2017-11-17 13:16:09.084
Expiration Date: 2018-01-11 01:00:00.0
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 during construction. All traffic will be detoured to Sunland Park Drive, Futurity Drive and NM 273 (McNutt Road). 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: Fri Oct 20 13:04:26 MDT 2017
Update Date: 2017-11-16 11:51:02.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Conditions exist throughout Hidalgo county.
Description: WEATHER ADVISORY: High wind warning in Hidalgo County, visibility is low due to blowing dust. High profile vehicles please use caution. The NMDOT will continue monitoring Hidalgo roadway. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: Fri Nov 17 13:55:01 MST 2017
Update Date: 2017-11-17 15:38:48.0
Expiration Date: Fri Nov 17 21:00:00 MST 2017
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: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 154 from mile marker 0 Hatch to mile marker 4
Description: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing "Chip Sealing" operations in Dona Ana Co. Speed limit will be reduced, no center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in November. Traffic will encounter lane drops with pilot car and flagging operations.
Post Date: 2017-09-15 14:03:54.0
Update Date: 2017-10-31 09:50:23.0
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: 2017-11-17 10:27:36.835
Expiration Date: unknown
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