Taos Traffic and Road Conditions

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Title: New Mexico 456 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 Folsom to mile marker 58
Description: Seasonal closure due to harsh winter conditions often experienced in areas throughout northeast New Mexico. All closing and opening dates are subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Post Date: Wed Nov 22 12:59:56 MST 2017
Update Date: 2018-02-22 14:27:17.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound at mile marker 3
Description: Beginning March 21, 2018, Manuelito Rest Area (located on eastbound I-40, mile marker 3, just east of the Arizona State Line) will be closed every evening from 5pm to 8am. Please use facilities in Gallup at Exit 16. Rest area will be open from 8am to 5pm. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2018-03-21 14:17:01.0
Update Date: 2018-03-23 07:51:54.827
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: 2018-03-21 08:49:25.683
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: I 40 westbound at mile marker 163 (Louisiana).
Description: Through May 5th from 9 P.M. to 5:30 A.M I-40 westbound on and off ramps to and from Louisiana Boulevard will have various lane restrictions. Nightly closures of the I-40 westbound off ramp will be in effect from 10 P.M. to 5:30 A.M through April 13th. Work is being performed for Interchange maintenance. Expect delays
Post Date: Thu Mar 22 10:58:52 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-03-22 10:58:43.0
Expiration Date: Fri May 11 01:31:00 MDT 2018
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. 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: Thu Feb 15 13:35:13 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-03-22 08:49:19.973
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Conditions exist throughout Hidalgo county.
Description: High wind warning in Hidalgo and Luna County, visibility may be 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: 2018-03-24 16:26:02.0
Update Date: 2018-03-24 16:26:02.0
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 9th.
Post Date: Mon Feb 26 07:47:36 MST 2018
Update Date: 2018-03-23 07:02:18.194
Expiration Date: Tue Apr 10 01:00:00 MDT 2018
Title: New Mexico 216 from mile marker 0 Otis to mile marker 6
Description: NMDOT Crews will be performing blade patching and shoulder work on NM 216 in Carlsbad beginning Tuesday, March 13, 2018 through April 5, 2018 weather permitting. Motorists can expect some delay with a one lane closure and pilot car operations through the work zone. Please reduce your speed, obey all posted signage and watch for Personnel and Equipment in the area. NMDOT Contact: Richard Marquez 575-840-9796.
Post Date: Mon Mar 12 10:46:07 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-03-23 09:02:27.849
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 64 from mile marker 191 to mile marker 207
Description: US 64 - Tierra Amarilla - Tres Piedras - Snowfall in the area. Roads are slushy. Crews have salted and sanded. Please stay behind snow plows 70 feet..
Post Date: Fri Mar 23 16:21:30 MDT 2018
Update Date: 2018-03-23 16:22:39.0
Expiration Date: unknown
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