Central 70 Update

Construction/Traffic Update

Construction and Traffic Update Week of March 22, 2020

See below for this week’s traffic impacts and upcoming work. Nighttime only work is purple. View all current traffic impacts on the interactive map. Expect ramp closures overnight. Consecutive ramps will not be closed at the same time. Detour to the next ramp. Construction activities are weather and site-condition dependent and schedules are subject to change.

West Travel Impacts (Brighton Blvd to ColoradoBlvd): I-70

• Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between I-25 and Colorado Boulevard

• Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, March 22 – Saturday March 28

• Type of Work: Roadway work

Local Streets

• Description: Brighton Boulevard between 44th Street and the on-and-off-ramp to east bound I-70 – Lane restriction

• Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday, March 23 – Thursday, March 26 • Type of Work: Utility work

• Description: Josephine Street between 45th and 46th avenues – CLOSED; local access maintained

• Date and Time: Starting Sunday, March 22 – Friday, April 3

• Type of Work: Utility work

• Description: Alley between Josephine and Columbine streets from 44th to 46th avenues – CLOSED

• Date and Time: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday, March 23 - Thursday, March 26

• Type of Work: Utility work

• Description: Jackson Street north of 46th Avenue - CLOSED

• Date and Time: Started Sunday, March 15 for approximately one month

• Type of Work: Utility work

Central Travel Impacts (Colorado Blvd to QuebecS t .): I-70

• Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between Colorado Boulevard and Quebec Street

• Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, March 22 – Saturday March 28

• Type of Work: Roadway work

• Description: Quebec Street on-ramp to eastbound I-70 – CLOSED

• Date and Time: Starting 9 p.m., Friday, March 27 – 5:30 a.m., Monday, March 30 TRAFFIC ALERT

• Type of Work: Roadway work

Local Streets

• Description: Holly Street under I-70 - CLOSED; Dahlia Street under I-70 will temporarily reopen for detour

• Date and Time: 8 p.m. – 5 a.m., Sunday, March 22 and Monday, March 23

• Type of Work: Bridge work

• Description: Monaco South of Stapleton Drive South – CLOSED

• Date and Time: Starting Monday, March 23 for approximately two months

• Type of Work: Utility work

East Travel Impacts (Quebec St to Chambers Rd): I-70

• Description: Eastbound and westbound I-70 – Lane restrictions between Quebec Street and I-225

• Date and Time: 7 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, March 22 – Saturday March 28

• Type of Work: Roadway work

• Description: Eastbound I-70 off-ramp to Central Park Boulevard – CLOSED

• Date and Time: 6 p.m. – 5:30 a.m., Sunday, March 22

• Type of Work: Roadway work

Local Streets

• Description: Northbound Peoria Street under I-70 – Lane restriction

• Date and Time: Starting Friday night, March 27 through Monday morning, March 30

• Type of Work: Roadway work

Upcoming Work

• Left lane restriction on southbound Colorado Boulevard at the westbound I-70 offramp for approximately four days

• Ivy Street at North Stapleton Drive North in April for approximately one month

• Kearney Street to close South of South Stapleton Drive South in early April

• Monaco Street under I-70 to close March 30 through early May

Ongoing Work

• Brighton Boulevard under I-70 one lane in each direction

• Westbound 46th Avenue between Steele and Clayton streets CLOSED until April

• Josephine Street CLOSED for a half block north of 46th Avenue for bridge construction until summer 2020

• Fillmore Street CLOSED for a half block north of 46th Avenue for bridge construction until summer 2020

• Fillmore Street CLOSED between 45th and 46th avenues until April

• Dahlia Street north of Stapleton Drive North and under I-70 through April

• Dahlia Street CLOSED south of Stapleton Drive South to rebuild intersection

• Leyden Street CLOSED at Stapleton Drive North through April

• Stapleton Drive North and South reduced to one lane for interstate widening TRAFFIC ALERT

• Continued work at the Peoria Street and I-70 interchange

Permanent Closures

• 46th Avenue between Brighton Boulevard and York Street

• York Street on-ramp to westbound I-70

• Thompson Court between 46th Avenue and Project sound wall to the north

• Vasquez Boulevard frontage road west of Steele Street

• Southbound 46th Avenue from 48th Avenue to Stapleton Drive North (east of Colorado Boulevard)

• Airlawn Road between Stapleton Drive South and Niagara Street

Nighttime general construction the weeks of March 22 and 29, 2020 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 o Peoria Street

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. For a broader list of construction and traffic impacts, visit Navigate NorthDenver.