City of Colorado Springs / News

Platte Avenue CLOSED Saturday
Thursday, August 16, 2012

East Platte Avenue through central Colorado Springs between Union Blvd. on the east and Hancock Ave. on the west will be closed Saturday, Aug 18, from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., as part of the construction of safety improvements in the area.  Work crews will be completing paving and re-striping of the roadway.

Detours will be in place and motorists should use alternate routes if possible.

A small lane closure will continue throughout the rest of the week with the project scheduled to be completed by Thursday, August 23.  All scheduling is weather dependant.  Motorists should pay attention to message boards in the area that will warn of traffic changes, and plan alternate routes accordingly.


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