New Mexico Department of Transportation

Road Advisory Hotline - 1.800.432.4269 Saturday, August 01, 2015

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State-Wide Lane Closure Events

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from mile marker 448 to mile marker 452 Raton (FOLSOM/NM 72)
Description: One lane closure is being utilized on both north and southbound lanes. Speed reduced to 55 mph. Please use caution in work zone. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Date Entered: 6/22/2015 0:58:35 PM
Date Updated: 7/13/2015 11:6:36 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 285 northbound and southbound at mile marker 259 Clines Corners
Description: Hasse Contracting will be placing Epoxy Overlay on US 285 tonight from 7 PM to 7 AM at the Bridge in Clines Corners, there will be temporary lane closures on both NB and SB lanes during this time.
Date Entered: 6/30/2015 11:42:24 AM
Date Updated: 6/30/2015 0:2:37 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 149 to mile marker 148 Las Cruces
Description: NMDOT with Sandoval Construction have placed traffic control along US 70 North Main with lane restrictions of 10 foot, and reduction in speed throughout the work zone. Businesses are open, please contact them for hours of operation. Motorists are encouraged to proceed with caution and expect delay. Please seek an alternate route due to work zone.
Date Entered: 4/11/2014 3:44:46 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 3:18:49 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 285 (1st Street in Artesia) at the intersection at Fairview Ave southbound lanes
Description: US 285 (1st Street in Artesia) at the intersection at Fairview Ave, the southbound lanes will be closed starting Monday August 3 through Thursday August 6, 2015, for utility work. Traffic will be diverted onto northbound lanes. For questions or concerns please contact Jim King at 505 975-6801 or Erick Garcia 505 975-6646.
Date Entered: 7/30/2015 2:48:56 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 8:24:39 AM
Expiration Date: 7/7/2016 1:0:0 AM

New Mexico 478 from mile marker 0 Anthony to mile marker 21 Mesilla Park
Description: The NMDOT with Paveover will be conducting roadway rehabilitation on NM 478 where northbound traffic will be restricted to one lane during daily work operations. The work scheduled will be Monday through Friday from 7 am until 6 pm. A pilot car and flagging operations will be in placed during intermittent lane closures. Updates will be posted as conditions change.
Date Entered: 6/16/2015 11:28:52 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 3:18:49 PM
Expiration Date: 9/1/2015 1:0:0 AM

US 491 northbound at mile marker 41 Naschitti
Description: Northbound US 491 is reduced to one lane from mile marker 41 to 41.8 (Naschitti) due to roadway damage. Please drive with caution and reduce speed. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 6/20/2015 2:44:23 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 7:51:46 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 from mile marker 261 to mile marker 264
Description: Cutler Repaving will begin to rehabilitate pavement on US 70 in Ruidoso Downs from MP 261.2-264.00. Speed Limits will be reduced to 35 MPH in the work zone. Travel will be reduced to one lane in each direction during working hours. This work is set to start July 28, 2014 and should be complete by August 31,2015 weather permitting. Contractor will be working from 7:00am to 6:00pm Monday through Saturday. NMDOT Contact : Aaron Clark Acting PM 575-626-9817 Cutler Repaving: Shane Crawford 785-766-6957
Date Entered: 7/24/2015 11:9:19 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 8:24:25 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound from mile marker 276 (SANTA ROSA EAST/US 84) to mile marker 281, right lane closed.
Description: Speed is reduced to 55 mph throughout the project. In areas of paving operations speed is recued to 45 mph. full lane closure east and west bound on US 84. Please use caution as trucks and workers are in the area. Event will be updated as condition changes.
Date Entered: 5/11/2015 9:25:20 AM
Date Updated: 6/26/2015 1:44:8 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 from mile marker 247 Cloudcroft to mile marker 249
Description: US 70 between MM 247 to MM 249 beginning July 31, 2015 until October 1, 2015, there will be a one lane closure of the eastbound driving lane due to utility construction in the right of way. The speed limit is REDUCED to 35 MPH in the work zone. Motorists should reduce speed and obey all posted signs. Please watch for personnel and equipment in the area. For questions or concerns please call Eddie Boles (575) 430-1403
Date Entered: 7/30/2015 4:8:49 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2015 2:24:58 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM


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