A image of an empty road with text that reads road work alert. News release

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


  • Temporary onsite detour road to the west of the existing bridge


  • Flaggers will be present during this operation. Delays are expected to be no longer than 15 minutes per vehicle.

Safety Reminders:

  • Reduce speeds in work zone
  • Watch for workers, equipment, signs, and barricades.

El Paso County wishes to thank drivers in advance for their cooperation.

Project detour and vicinity maps enclosed – For more information and questions:

Email: dotweb@elpasoco.com

Calhan Hwy Detour Map
a map cutout detailing the town of Calhan and its associated highway