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US 36 Closed For Three Hours On Thursday, March 27

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) have scheduled the fifth of 20 different three-hour blasting operations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 27 at mile marker 11.8 (west of Pinewood Springs near Estes Park). The blasting is part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project between Lyons and E ...

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US Hwy 36 Construction Update, March 22-29

  Three hour delay scheduled next Thursday, March 27 BOULDER, LARIMER COUNTIES — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) strongly urge motorists to travel on State Highway (SH) 7 between Lyons and Estes Park, as delays are lengthening significantly due to the heavy volume of traffic on the corridor. As part ...

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US Hwy 34 Construction Schedule

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor Kiewit Infrastructure will continue to have lane closures on US 34 between Loveland and Estes Park in the coming weeks in order to allow for work that will help crews prepare for the spring thaw. Due to the temporary state of the highway following the September 2013 flood, crews need to perform hillside stabilization and rockfall mitigation wor ...

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US 36 Construction Schedule, March 15-22

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration - Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) strongly urge motorists to travel on State Highway (SH) 7 between Lyons and Estes Park, as delays are lengthening significantly due to the heavy volume of traffic on the corridor. As part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project, blasting will continue next week ...

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Bears Coming Out of Hibernation Be Bear Aware

With the warmer temperatures now arriving, it’s almost time for our resident black bears to begin emerging from their winter dens. Coincidentally, it's also time for Colorado residents to take precautions to help keep bears wild. Human-bear conflicts are a fact of life in Colorado, but with some simple actions, residents of bear country can help to significantly reduce those conflicts. The biggest issue in ...

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US 36 To Close For 2 Hours On Monday, March 17

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration – Central Federal Lands Highway Division (CFLHD) have scheduled the first of 10 different two-hour blasting operations from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Monday, March 17 at mile marker 11.2 (west of Pinewood Springs near Estes Park). The blasting is part of the US 36 Emergency Flood Reconstruction project between Lyons and Estes ...

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US 36 Schedule March 8-15

This coming week, crews will also be performing excavation and embankment work, which will cause major delays for motorists traveling through the area. The following delays should be expected this week on US 36 between Lyons and Estes Park (weather permitting): Saturday, March 8: Stops of 30 minutes Sunday, March 9: No work scheduled at this time. Monday, March 10 through Friday, March 14 from 6 a.m. to 8 a ...

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Rock From U.S. 36 Blasting Will Help Stabilize High Risk River Banks In Estes

The Town of Estes Park is participating in the Natural Resources Conservation Service's Emergency Watershed Protection Program (NRCS/EWP). This program assists in emergency recovery measures to address imminent threats following a natural disaster and impairment to a watershed. EWP work primarily involves stabilizing river banks to prevent additional damage to homes and businesses with undermined foundation ...

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