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Traffic Advisory – Week of April 22 Military Access, Mobility & Safety Improvement Project

April 20, 2024 – There will be ongoing southbound US 85/87 right and auxiliary lane closures under the South Academy bridge from Sunday, April 22 at 12 a.m. through Friday, April 26 at 7 p.m. to allow crews to install drainage pipe across the roadway. Motorists are urged to use caution traveling through the area.…

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Traffic Advisory – Week of April 14 Military Access, Mobility & Safety Improvement Project

April 13, 2024- Starting Monday, April 15 at 7 a.m. through Friday, April 19, 7 p.m., there will be a southbound US 85/87 right and auxiliary lane closure under the South Academy bridge to allow crews to install drainage pipe and relocate a gas line across the roadway. Motorists are urged to use caution traveling…

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Traffic Advisory – Week of April 07 Military Access, Mobility & Safety Improvement Project

April 05, 2024- There will be alternating left and right lane closures on southbound South Academy Boulevard, and a right lane closure on northbound South Academy Boulevard, located on the bridge over US 85/87 starting Sunday, April 7, 7 p.m. to Monday, April 8, 4:30 a.m. to allow crews to place lane striping. Motorists are…

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Traffic Advisory – Week of April 01 Military Access, Mobility & Safety Improvement Project

April 01, 2024- Southbound South Academy Boulevard will be temporarily closed south of US 85/87 starting Friday, April 05, 7 p.m. to Saturday, April 06, 4 p.m. to allow crews to install drainage pipe across the roadway. Full closure of southbound South Academy Boulevard near US 85/87: Friday, April 05, 7 p.m. to Saturday, April…

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EL PASO COUNTY – MAMSIP – SOUTH ACADEMY BOULEVARD WIDENING PROJECT

March 24, 2024- Due to additional weather impacts, the shift to a new temporary on-ramp for drivers traveling from US 85/87 to enter northbound South Academy Boulevard is now scheduled for Monday morning, March 25, as crews will perform work on roadway, drainage and utilities in the area. The ramp lane width will be reduced…

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El Paso County Board of Commissioners Land Use Meeting to be Held Remotely Thursday, March 14

March 12, 2024 – El Paso County Board of Commissioners will conduct the March 14, 2024, regularly scheduled land use meeting remotely due to impending weather. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will be live-streamed on Facebook, Twitter, and the county channel. Members of the public who want to participate in the public comment portion of the meeting,…

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El Paso County Calhan Highway Bridge Replacement between Funk Rd and Paint Mines Rd Deck Pour on March 12, 2024

March 07, 2024 – On Tuesday, March 12, 2024, El Paso County will pour the deck for the replacement of the bridge on Calhan Highway south of US Highway 24 between Funk Road and Paint Mines Road. This operation is expected to take one (1) business day. The entire project is expected to be completed by the summer of 2024, weather permitting. Closure: none Detour: Temporary onsite detour road to the west of the existing bridge…

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Traffic Advisory – Week of March 10 Military Access, Mobility & Safety Improvement Project

This information has been updated due to weather impacts. March 08, 2024 – Due to weather impacts, the northbound South Academy Boulevard off-ramp closure to Bradley Road planned for March 8 and 9 will be rescheduled for Friday, March 15, 7 p.m. to Saturday, March 16, 3 p.m. to allow crews to install drainage pipe…