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Title: New Mexico 249 from mile marker 8 to mile marker 12
Description: Due to heavy rain fall NM 249 at mm 8 to mm 12( East of Hagerman) has some areas of flooding. Motorists should reduce speed, proceed with caution and watch for all personnel and equipment in the area.
Post Date: Wed Aug 31 12:13:07 MDT 2016
Update Date: 2016-08-31 13:15:05.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound 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: 2016-06-22 11:07:22.0
Update Date: 2016-08-31 08:39:12.132
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: 2016-06-22 11:06:27.0
Update Date: 2016-08-31 08:39:12.132
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 550 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 148
Description: US 550 Mile Marker 148.55 #8244 Bloomfield - Bridge rehabilitation work on US 550 at mile marker 148.556 at the Kutz Canyon Bridge in Bloomfield. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: South of Bloomfield at the Kutz Canyon Bridge work from 6/29 thru 7/1 installing the epoxy overlay and will have various lane closures from 5:30 am to 7:00 pm. This project is scheduled for completion August of 2016.
Post Date: 2016-03-16 17:21:51.0
Update Date: 2016-07-07 10:24:57.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 271 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 Wagon Mound to mile marker 1
Description: Wagon Mound Bean Day. Road closed on Sept. 5. from 7:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Please use cuation in area.
Post Date: 2016-08-30 13:54:58.0
Update Date: 2016-08-30 13:54:58.0
Expiration Date: Mon Sep 05 18:00:00 MDT 2016
Title: Interstate 40 northbound and southbound from mile marker 233 to mile marker 239 (McKENZIE)
Description: Bridge improvement work on I-40 from mile marker 233.705 to mile marker 239.428 east of Clines Corners. There are two bridges under construction; the I-40 Bridge (Exit 234) near the Flying "C" and the I-40 Bridge (Exit 239) at McKenzie. DAY TRAFFIC IMPACTS: I-40 Bridge (Exit 234) near the Flying C Ranch cross road over I-40 is reduced to one lane of travel. There is a temporary signal light that will guide traffic across the bridge. The I-40 Bridge (Exit 239) on and off ramps at McKenzie are CLOSED. The cross road over I-40 is reduced to one lane of travel. This bridge work is scheduled to be completed June of 2016.
Post Date: 2016-05-03 16:53:35.0
Update Date: 2016-08-22 15:54:05.206
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 380 eastbound and westbound 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 and will not be updated regularly.
Post Date: 2014-12-02 15:01:56.003
Update Date: 2016-08-31 08:39:12.132
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 456 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 20 to mile marker 38
Description: This an unimproved gravel road section which may be difficult to navigate. This description is permanent and has no expiration date.
Post Date: 2015-06-25 16:19:56.0
Update Date: 2016-04-17 11:39:28.0
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from mile marker 276 (NM 599) to mile marker 278 (NM 14)
Description: Santa Fe - I-25//NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) DIVERGING DIAMOND INTERCHANGE: This project is scheduled to be completed in winter of 2016. There is a 10 width restriction on NM 14. Speed is reduced. Double Fines are in effect.. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: On August 30 -31, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., the I-25 northbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. On September 1-2, from 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m., the I-25 southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. NM14 NIGHT CLOSURES: August 30 through September 2, from 9:00 p.m. each night to 6:00 a.m. NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) will be CLOSED from Beckner Road to Rancho Viejo. I-25 Exit 278 (Cerrillos Road) will also be CLOSED between 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. each night. Traffic can use Exit 276 (NM 599) to access either the I-25 West Frontage Road or NM 14 (Cerrillos Road). Northbound NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) traffic will be detoured to NM 599 then to I-25 West Frontage Road to access northbound Cerrillos Road. Southbound NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) traffic will be detoured to I-25 West Frontage Road then to NM 599 to access Southbound NM 14 (Cerrillos Road). -For more information on the DDI please visit. http:://www.santafeddi.com/
Post Date: Thu Jun 04 12:18:32 MDT 2015
Update Date: 2016-08-30 13:33:36.0
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: 2016-08-31 08:39:12.132
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: US 550 at mile marker 151
Description: US 550- Mile Marker 150.85 #8243 Farmington - The contractor will be completing bridge deck grinding, replacing bridge railing and bridge deck overlays. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: NO Traffic Impacts. Bridge deck seal overlay is scheduled for mid-September. NMDOT thanks you for your patience during this bridge improvement project.
Post Date: 2016-04-18 11:04:18.0
Update Date: 2016-08-22 15:54:05.206
Expiration Date: 2016-10-01 08:00:00.0
Title: US 380 northbound and southbound at mile marker 102
Description: Bridge Rehabilitation work is being preformed on US 380, (Lincoln) between mm 102 and completed by October 9, 2016. Motorists can expect a one lane closure- intermittently as work progresses. Please reduce speed and obey all posted signage, watch for personnel and equipment in the area. NMDOT Contact: Aaron Clark, Project Manager 575-648-4270; Contractor: Interstate Highway Construction, Daniel Mcfadden, 505-620-5458.
Post Date: Mon Jun 13 09:58:26 MDT 2016
Update Date: 2016-08-24 09:05:45.0
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: 2016-08-31 08:39:12.132
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 68 at mile marker 15
Description: (NMDOT) continues utility potholing and soil sampling on NM 68 at mile post 15.9 (North of Velarde) TRAFFIC IMPACTS; On Wednesday August 31- September 2, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., the NM 68 lanes will be reduced to one lane. There will be a flagger and pilot car operation guiding traffic through the work zone. This project is scheduled to be completed on September 24, 2016; weather permitting.
Post Date: Fri Aug 26 11:12:39 MDT 2016
Update Date: 2016-08-29 16:28:39.0
Expiration Date: Thu Sep 01 01:00:00 MDT 2016
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 93 to mile marker 95
Description: East and Westbound I-40 is reduced to one lane from mile marker 93-95 (from east of Skyway to west of McCartys) due to roadwork. Speed reduced to 55mph. All work will be performed from 6:30am- 7pm daily. Expect minor delays. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2016-03-18 08:19:14.0
Update Date: 2016-08-31 07:44:17.002
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 46 to mile marker 48 Continental Divide
Description: East and Westbound I-40 reduced to one lane from mile marker 46-48 (Continental Divide) with a 12 ft. width restriction in force, due to roadwork. Speed reduced to 55 mph through the work zone. All work will be performed from 6:30am-7pm daily. Expect minor delays. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Post Date: 2016-03-18 08:16:59.0
Update Date: 2016-08-31 07:44:17.002
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 238 to mile marker 239 (McKENZIE)
Description: Clines CornersThe New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) continues bridge replacement work on I-40 from mile marker 238.00 mile marker 239.24 at the Guadalupe and Torrance County line east of Clines Corners. This project is scheduled to be completed in summer of 2016. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: The I-40 eastbound and westbound lanes will be reduced to one lane in each direction. There will be concrete barrier wall separating the eastbound and westbound lanes. There is a 12 lane width restriction.
Post Date: 2016-03-11 16:04:37.0
Update Date: 2016-08-22 15:54:05.206
Expiration Date: unknown
Title: New Mexico 14 from mile marker 51 to mile marker 52
Description: City of Santa Fe Reconstruction Project: Phase IIC of the Cerrillos Road (NM 14) Roadway Reconstruction from Camino Carlos Rey to Llano Street. Project scheduled for substantial completion in October of 2016. TRAFFIC IMPACTS:Cerrillos Road will be reduced to one-lane traffic in each direction through the intersection of St. Michaels/Osage. Left turn movements will be allowed during the lane reduction. This reduction is required to complete storm drain and waterline construction All traffic has been detoured onto the newly constructed lanes. The contractor is working on the south side of the road with removals and new waterline. The traffic will be in this configuration for the duration of the project. For additional project information please see the following links: Please continue to use caution going through the construction zone and adhere to the posted signage and speed limit of 25MPH. For additional questions on the project contact City of Santa Fe Project Engineer, David Quintana by email ddquintana@ci.santa-fe.nm.us or by phone 505-995-7762
Post Date: 2016-03-11 15:46:49.0
Update Date: 2016-08-22 15:54:05.206
Expiration Date: 2016-11-02 01:00:00.0
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