Central 70 Update

 
Construction/Traffic Update

Week of June 30, 2019

The Peoria Street on-ramp to eastbound I-70 will close over the weekend starting tonight, June 28, at 8 p.m. It will reopen Monday morning, July 1 at 5 a.m. Construction crews will be building portions of the new ramp during this time. See the attached detour map.

The closure of Holly Street just south of Stapleton Drive South has pushed to Sunday, June 30 through July 24. Construction crews will be performing utility work and building the permanent roadway. See the attached detour map to navigate this closure.

In observance of the Fourth of July holiday, there will be no new lane closures placed between 12 p.m. on Wednesday, July 2 and 5 a.m., Monday, July 8.

Kiewit Infrastructure Co. will be seeking a renewal of their noise variance by the Board of Denver Department of Health and Environment (DDPHE) on August 8, 2019. Please note, this date has been changed by DDPHE to expand their deadline for the submission of written comments.To provide written input, you may send an email to BEH@denvergov.org. See more information on the request and the process here.

Public Hearing for Noise Variance Renewal

Thursday, August 8, 2019

Parr-Widener Community Room (#389)

1437 Bannock Street

Denver, CO 80202

Construction Noise Information:

Construction activities will be happening day and night. Activities that occur overnight will be within the noise variance limits of 75 decibel hourly average with an allowable spike up to 86 decibels. To make a complaint about construction noise during the night call the 24-hour hotline at 833-C70-INFO (833-270-4636). DDPHE regulates the noise variance and residents may also call the city at 3-1-1. There is additional information about the variance here.

Nighttime general construction the weeks of June 30 and July 7, 2019 will occur at the following locations:

  • Brighton Boulevard and I-70 interchange
  • 46th Avenue and Union Pacific Railroad crossing
  • I-70 and 46th Avenue between York Street and Colorado Boulevard
  • Colorado Boulevard between 44th and 48th avenues
  • I-70 between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street
  • Stapleton Drive (north and south) between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street
  • I-70 between Quebec Street and I-225 interchange
    • I-270 flyover
    • Peoria Street

For a complete list of construction updates in both English and Spanish, please click here.

Sign up for construction updates at C70.codot.gov or text Central70 (proyectoc70 for Spanish) to 77948.

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