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

El Paso County, Colorado, October 25, 2023 – Starting on Monday, October 30, 2023, El Paso County will begin construction to replace the bridge on Calhan Highway south of US Highway 24 between Funk Road and Paint Mines Road. The project is expected to be completed in approximately 7 months, weather permitting.


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

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

Exhibit A:

Project Detour Map

Exhibit B:

Project Vicinity Map

Calhan Highway Bridge Replacement Detour Road Map
Calhan Highway Bridge Replacement Road Map