Highway work between Steamboat, Oak Creek resumes Monday
April 26, 2012
CDOT projects in Routt County
■ Colorado Highway 131 widening project
When: Construction will run 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday until November
Where: Mile markers 55 to 58 of Colo. 131 near the entrance of Oak Creek Canyon
What to expect: Motorists will travel on a single lane of gravel; plan for 10-minute delays. Speed limits will be reduced to 35 mph in the construction zone.
■ Mount Harris Canyon rockfall mitigation
When: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday until August
Where: Mile markers 113 to 120 on U.S. Highway 40 between Steamboat Springs and Hayden
What to expect: Motorists will travel on one lane through Mount Harris Canyon and should plan for 20-minute delays as crews bring down rocks and install fencing and netting to the cliffside.