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Austin Bluffs Parkway Traffic Advisory


Segments 1, 2 & 3 Work Scheduled

 

Segment 1 Temporary Access Changes – Austin Bluffs Parkway Lane Closure

Temporary Driveway Closure, UCCS Family Development Center

On Saturday, May 17 at 7:00 a.m. through Monday, May 19 at 5:00 a.m., access to the UCCS Family Development Center will be closed for concrete work activities. Access will reopen Monday, May 19 at 5:00 a.m.

Right Lane Closure, Westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway from UCCS to Stanton Road

On Saturday, May 17 from 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., the right lane for westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway from UCCS to Stanton Road will be closed for landscaping activities. All lanes will reopen to traffic at 12:00 p.m.

Segment 2 Temporary Access Changes – Austin Bluffs ParkwayLane Reduction and Restriction

Left Turn Restriction, Westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway at Brenner Place

The left turn lane at the Brenner Place intersection for westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway will remain closed until Fall 2014 when the Austin Bluffs Parkway median reconstruction is completed.

Segment 3 Temporary Closure of Silver Drive at Austin Bluffs Parkway

Silver Drive will be closed on Monday, May 19 at 7:00 a.m. through Wednesday, May 21 at 5:00 p.m.  Access to Silver Drive both to and from Austin Bluffs Parkway will be prohibited due to asphalt paving activities. The intersection will reopen to traffic Wednesday, May 21 at 5:00 p.m.

Segment 3 Traffic Realignment Austin Bluffs Parkway from Barnes Road to Ruby Road

On Saturday, May 17 from 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Austin Bluffs Parkway will be reduced to one lane in each direction from Barnes Road to Ruby Road. Both eastbound and westbound lanes of Austin Bluffs Parkway from Barnes Road to Ruby Road will be restriped to accommodate a traffic realignment pattern. All lanes will reopen to traffic Saturday, May 17 at 5:00 p.m.

Segment 3 Temporary Access Changes – Austin Bluffs Parkway Left TurnRestrictions

Left Turn Restriction, Austin Bluffs Parkway in-between Barnes Road and Oro Blanco Drive

Left turns restrictions to or from Austin Bluffs Parkway between Barnes Road and Oro Blanco Drive remain in effect, until further notice.

Left Turn Restriction, Austin Bluffs Parkway in-between Oro Blanco Drive and Old Farm Drive

Left turns to or from Austin Bluffs Parkway in-between Oro Blanco Drive and Old Farm Drive are prohibited, until further notice.

Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use alternate routes during this planned work. Posted signage, cones and flaggers will be present to help motorists safely navigate the area.  Access to businesses and homes will be maintained at all times. Weather impacts can change time frames for closures.

For more information please contact the project hotline at 719-377-2436, or the project website at www.austinbluffscorridor.com.