Monument Hill Rd Detour Map August 2019

North Portion of Monument Hill Road Safety Improvement Project Opens August 18

El Paso County Department of Public Works continues safety and drainage improvements along the southern portion of Monument Hill Road. Monument Hill Road from the south entrance of Palmer Ridge High School to and including the Deer Creek intersection will be open to traffic on Sunday, August 18. Drivers should expect shoulder work to continue.…

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Second Phase to Repair Railroad Crossings in Security-Widefield Delayed

The recent severe blizzard will delay the completion of repair work on a pair of bumpy railroad crossings in the Security-Widefield area until May. The El Paso County Department of Public Works is collaborating with BNSF Railway to fix the crossings in response to citizen requests. This week, crews are putting the finishing touches on…

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Chipita Park Road Drainage Improvements Project Begins

El Paso County began construction of the Chipita Park Road Drainage Improvements at Sand Gulch this week.  The project is located along Chipita Park Road, approximately 13 miles northwest of downtown Colorado Springs and adjacent to Ute Pass Elementary School. The Project will generally consist of reconstruction and armoring of the Sand Gulch channel between…