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Upcoming construction impacts at Fountain/Chelton

Construction associated with safety and drainage improvements at the intersection of Fountain Boulevard and Chelton Road will continue to impact traffic next week.

Upcoming Restrictions:

  • Chelton Road north of Landmark Lane will be restricted throughout the day with various lane closures for asphalt overlay operations on September 9 and 10.
  • The south leg of Chelton Road will be closed for storm sewer work on September 12 and 13.  This closure will be continuous until the work is completed Sunday evening. Chelton Road will be closed to northbound through traffic starting at Verde Dr. (Verde Dr. is the detour) and closed to southbound through traffic at Fountain Boulevard. (Fountain is the detour).

Detour routes will be signed and local access to apartments and business will be maintained. Expect delays. Alternate routes advised.  For more information on the project please visit or call the City Project Manager Mike Chaves at 385-5918.


All construction impacts and closures are weather and resource dependent.