New Mexico Department of Transportation

Road Advisory Hotline - 1.800.432.4269 Thursday, July 31, 2014

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New Mexico 118 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 29 to mile marker 33
Description: NM 118 is closed in both directions from mile marker 29.8 - 33 (from Jct. NM 566 to Exit 33 at McGaffey) due to flooding. Use I-40 as an alternate route. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 7/31/2014 3:24:57 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 3:24:57 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 82 at Cloudcroft
Description: US 82 between Cloudcroft and Alamogordo descends 5,000 feet in 16 miles! Steep grades, numerous tight turns and one tunnel! Trucks without retarder brakes and/or longer than 65 feet in length PROHIBITED on this section of US 82. Consider using an alternative route – US 62/180 or US70 This is a permanent alert. (dm)
Date Entered: 8/20/2012 8:38:52 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 9:19:45 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 159 from Mogollon at mile marker 9 to Mogollon at mile marker 15
Description: NM 159 is open to high profile vehicles that have 4 wheel drive. We strongly recommend that NO trailers be taken through this roadway as it still remains as a single lane. Please enjoy your visit to Mogollon and proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 5/23/2014 11:21:57 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:58:15 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound from mile marker 47 to mile marker 50
Description: Rough road on eastbound I-40, mile marker 47-50 (Continental Divide area). Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 6/6/2014 8:34:13 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 4:3:29 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 eastbound and westbound, 24.5 miles South of Holloman AFB at mile marker 185
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. This is a permanent alert and will not be updated regularly. (dm)
Date Entered: 5/21/2014 0:47:23 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 7:43:23 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 150 northbound and southbound from at mile marker 3 to at mile marker 4
Description: Nm 150 - Taos - Motorists are being alerted that water is running over roadway between in this area due to heavy rainfall and flooding. Drivers should proceed with caution in this area.
Date Entered: 7/31/2014 6:22:54 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 6:22:54 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 136 from at mile marker 1 to at mile marker 3
Description: NM 136 Pete Domenici Hwy is experiencing high volumes of traffic during the morning hours at the Santa Teresa Port of Entry. Please expect delays should you be crossing the border with intentions of export vehicles from the US. All proper documentation must be presented when entering the port.
Date Entered: 7/15/2014 7:37:2 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:0:5 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 380 at mile marker 52
Description: White Sands Missile Range periodically has missile firings over US 70 and/or US 380. During the firings the road or roads will be temporarily closed. Please call 575-678-1178 for daily information on possible closure dates and times for firings. This is a permanent alert and will not be updated regularly. (dm)
Date Entered: 2/6/2014 1:26:11 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:51:0 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 68 northbound and southbound, 22.7 miles West of Taos at mile marker 27
Description: NM 68 - Taos - Motorists are being alerted to rockslide in the Taos Canyon at mile marker 27. Drivers should proceed with caution in this area. Travel is discouraged during heavy rainfall in this area.
Date Entered: 7/31/2014 6:18:54 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 6:18:54 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 149 to 35.3 miles North of Las Cruces at mile marker 148
Description: NMDOT wiht Sandoval construction have placed traffic control along N. Main with lane restrictions 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 as traffic width restriction is 10 feet within this work zone. Please seek an alternate route due to work zone.
Date Entered: 4/11/2014 3:46:46 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:34 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound from mile marker 53 to mile marker 57
Description: Eastbound right lane closed on I-40, mile makrer 53-59 (east of Thoreau) due to a semi truck fire. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 7/31/2014 2:43:25 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 2:43:25 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 84 from Fort Sumner at mile marker 0 to mile marker 1
Description: Professional Road Maintenance, LLC will begin crack seal work on US 84, weather permitting, at mile marker 0 to mile marker 1 beginning the week of July 28th and expect to be completed by August 22, 2014. There will be a one lane closure with flaggers and short delays. Motorists should watch for personnel and equipment in the work zone and obey all posted signs. NMDOT Contact is Carlos Lopez, Ft. Sumner Maintenance Patrol Supervisor 575-355-7751 and Professional Road Maintenance, LLC Ty Roberts 575-910-4471.
Date Entered: 7/28/2014 4:19:41 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:51:0 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 10 eastbound and westbound from 0.5 miles North of MESQUITE exit at mile marker 151 to VADO exit at mile marker 155
Description: The NMDOT with El Terrero Construction has the eastbound traffic switched to the westbound lanes. There will be NO access over the I10 Mesquite bridge as demolition begins. All ramps will remain OPEN. Motorists will be alerted of reduction in speed throughout the work zone as heavy equipment and workers are present. Utility work will continue at Vado with interruption to traffic. Proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 4/7/2014 9:14:32 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:44 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 82 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 16
Description: Project went in to full suspension starting June 9,2014 until further notice. New signage project. The Contractor will be working Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Motorists should watch for equipment and personnel in the workzone and adhere to all construction signage. Traffic may be reduced to one lane with pilot car at random times throughout the work day. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Run away truck ramp at MM 5 will be closed for repairs for the next 3 weeks. Contacts: Jerry Hickman, NMDOT Project Manager- 575-585-2090 or 575-626-0804, Vince DeMenno, Superintendent- 505-280-9039, Contractor.
Date Entered: 9/27/2013 3:31:46 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 8:32:31 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 60, 5 miles East of Fort Sumner at mile marker 332
Description: Construction has ceased until Spring 2014 on access improvements for the De Baca County Waste Transfer Station on US 60 east of Ft. Sumner. Contractor: Robert E. Rivera Construction Inc. 575-472-3891
Date Entered: 9/24/2013 11:2:10 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:51:0 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 southbound from mile marker 247 to mile marker 243
Description: NMDOT crews will be chip sealing on US 70 southbound from mile marker 247 to mile marker 243 beginning Monday, July 28, 2014 through Thursday, July 31, 2014, weather permitting. Motorists can expect one lane closures with flaggers and pilot cars and short delays and are advised to watch for personnel and equipment in the area and obey all construction signage. NMDOT Supervisor Richard Marquez 575-840-9796.
Date Entered: 7/24/2014 3:34:39 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:52:8 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 244 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 29
Description: Project went in to full suspension starting June 9,2014 until further notice. New signage project. The Contractor will be working Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Motorists should watch for equipment and personnel in the workzone and adhere to all construction signage. Traffic may be reduced to one lane with pilot car at random times throughout the work day. Expect delays up to 15 minutes. Contacts: Jerry Hickman, NMDOT Project Manager- 575-585-2090 or 575-626-0804, Vince DeMenno, Superintendent- 505-280-9039, Contractor.
Date Entered: 4/3/2014 9:18:8 AM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 8:32:31 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 185 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 4, center lane closed.
Description: The NMDOT Maintenance Section will be placing hot mix along the shoulder of NM 185 in north of Las Cruces. Motorists will encounter lane restrictions and reduction in speed. Working hours will be 8:00 am until 3:00 pm Monday to Friday, with the project scheduled for completion on Tuesday July 1st. Please proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 6/24/2014 0:56:33 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:28 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 82 from mile marker 171 to mile marker 172
Description: US 82 in Lovington, MM 171 - 172, will have at least one lane closed while roadwork is being done. This will include blade patching and pot hole repairs. Motorist should expect short delays during the week of July 28 through July 31, 2014. Reduce speed and use caution in this area.
Date Entered: 7/28/2014 9:42:57 AM
Date Updated: 7/28/2014 9:44:10 AM
Expiration Date: 8/1/2014 0:30:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound at mile marker 242
Description: Project A301220 / I-25 US 550 Interchange Improvement (Emiliano Martinez Project Manager/FNF Contractor) 240 calendar day project
Date Entered: 3/8/2013 4:8:27 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 4:59:45 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 285 northbound and southbound at mile marker 35
Description: The NMDOT is doing bridge deck rehabilitation work on the Dark Canyon Bridge on US 285 at MP 35 in Carlsbad. Work will consist of milling and grinding the existing bridge deck and placement of a new concrete overlay on the decks. One half of the bridge will be closed with traffic routed on one lane in each direction of the other half of the bridge with a 25 mph speed limit on the bridges from 7:00 am until 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Work is expected to be complete in August 2014. Motorists are advised to obey the advance construction signing and the posted speed limits. For more information contact NMDOT Project Manager Aaron Clark (575)626-9817 or Hasse Contracting Superintendent Christian Hasse (505)400-2336.
Date Entered: 4/2/2014 8:21:46 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 7:47:12 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound, 0.9 miles West of COCHITI/NM 16 exit at mile marker 264
Description: Santa Fe–The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) continues bridge rehabilitation work on I-25, mile maker 263 at Santo Domingo (bottom of La Bajada Hill) south of Santa Fe. Traffic Impacts: Starting Friday, August 1st at 8:00 p.m., the I-25 southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. The reduced lanes will be in effect until 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 4, 2014. Motorists can expect minor delays. The bridge rehabilitation work is scheduled over the next two weekends. This bridge rehabilitation project is anticipated to be completed by August 10, 2014; weather permitting. Drivers are urged to proceed with caution through the work zone, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted limit.
Date Entered: 7/16/2014 4:18:12 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 2:3:3 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from 1.2 miles West of CANONCITO exit at mile marker 293 to 0.1 miles West of CANONCITO exit at mile marker 294
Description: Santa Fe – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) began bridge replacement work on I-25 north of Santa Fe at Canoncito between mile markers 293 and 294 on April 7, 2014. The scope of the project includes bridge rehabilitation, roadway and ramp reconstruction, and pavement rehabilitation for 1.42 miles within Santa Fe County. Tom Griego is the NMDOT Project Engineer. AUI is the contractor for this project. Traffic Impacts: Starting May 21, the cross road under I-25 (Sleeping Dog Road) will be CLOSED. Local traffic and residents on the south side of I-25 will be detoured to the Valencia Exit 297 to access I-25 South. Local traffic and residents on the north side of I-25 (Old Las Vegas Highway) will be detoured to the Lamy Exit 290 to access I-25 northbound and southbound. The Sleeping Dog Road closure will be in effect until November 2014. -I-25 southbound traffic will be switched over to the northbound lanes. The northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane through the work zone. The lane closures will be in effect through June, 2014. -Motorists can expect minor delays. The posted speed limit is 55 mph through the work zone. There is a 12 foot width restriction in effect. NMDOT urges motorists to proceed through the work zone with caution, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signing and reduced speed to the posted speed limit.
Date Entered: 4/8/2014 4:37:30 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 64, 14.5 miles South of Dulce at mile marker 124, -lane- lane closed.
Description: Dulce - Jct of US64 & NM537 - This project is 11 miles south of Dulce. Federal Highways Administration is building a new by-pass road between US 64 and NM 537. There will also be Intersection improvement work the Intersection of US64 & NM 537. This project is anticipated to be completed by August 2014. On July 7, 2014, motorists can expect shoulder work, trucks turning and median work. In addition NM 537 will temprarily becombe a dirt/aggregate roadway. NM 527 is expected to be paved within 6-8 days. Traffic Impacts: Motorists can expect minor delays Monday through Friday. Traffic has been shifted to the shoulder. Traffic is traveling in one lane with a flagger operation. Drivers are urged to reduce speed, watch for construction personnel and observe temporary construction signing.
Date Entered: 6/25/2014 11:12:6 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 51, 11.8 miles East of Elephant Butte at mile marker 10
Description: NMDOT with Meridian continue to work on a portion of NM 51 to improve the drainage channel by Ash Canyon. Motorists may encounter minor delays and are encouraged to proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 4/7/2014 9:20:47 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:2 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 56 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 82 to 0.5 miles East of Clayton at mile marker 83
Description: US 56, Roadwork from MP 82.40 to MP 82.57 (Clayton), Curb and Gutter with Sidewalk. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 8:55:39 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 528 northbound and southbound from mile marker 7 to mile marker 9
Description: Project A300380 / N_M 528 Southern to Sundt/ Roadway Rehabilitation (Patsy Najar/ Project Manager/Albuquerque Underground Inc.) • Ongoing through Monday 11/17 from 9 am to 3 pm and 8 pm to 6 am each day - N_M 5_28 (DeArco Highway) both directions will have various lane closures for roadway construction.
Date Entered: 3/21/2014 3:53:14 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 5:1:41 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound at San Antonio at mile marker 139
Description: The NMDOT with Villalobs Construction have completed the bridge rehabilitation work at Luis Lopez Bridge in Socorro, and will soon make their transition to two (2) separate bridges that cross over I-25. Motorists will encounter lane rstrictions and reduction in speed on I-10. The next bridge will be the San Marcial/exit 125 Bridge (Socorro County) with I-25/exit 79 in T or C (Sierra County) to be completed. The work at each bridge is scheduled to take approximately 2 months. The bridges will be CLOSED in segments as work is being conducted. Detours will be posted as work progresses from one to bridge to another. The contractor has constructed crossovers on I-25 where traffic will be switched over in order for work to be conducted on the bridge overpass. Motorists will be advised of lane and speed restrictions. Please proceed with caution
Date Entered: 4/7/2014 9:16:57 AM
Date Updated: 7/25/2014 9:20:0 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from 3.7 miles West of SAN JON/NM 469 exit at mile marker 353 to 1.5 miles East of BARD exit at mile marker 362
Description: I-40, Roadwork from MP 353.87 to MP 362.00 (San Jon), Roadway Rehabilitation. Both East Bound and West Bound are down to one lane as Construction is going on. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 8:26:49 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from mile marker 79 to mile marker 93
Description: The NMDOT with Mountain States Construction are currently working in the southbound shoulder of I-25. The southbound lanes have restrictions at 13.5 width and speed limit reduced as traffic is switching from driving lane to passing lane at the pass. There are no restrictions for the northbound lanes at this time. Please proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 6/30/2014 9:35:5 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:58:49 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 51 northbound and southbound at mile marker 0
Description: Date Street in T or C the NMDOT with Sandoval construction continue with roadway rehabilitation work which includes side walk/ADA pedestrian improvements. Please proceed with caution.
Date Entered: 4/7/2014 9:23:23 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:58:56 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from 0.6 miles West of MONTOYA exit at mile marker 311 to 0.3 miles West of TUCUMCARI WEST exit at mile marker 329
Description: I-40, Roadwork from MP 311.45; MP 320.75; MP 328.090; MP 329.220 (Montoya to Tucumcari), Bridge Rehabilitation. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 8:31:46 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from 1.5 miles South of AIRPORT exit at mile marker 351 to 1.8 miles East of AIRPORT exit at mile marker 353
Description: I-25, Roadwork from MP 351.669 to MP 352.790 (3 miles North of Las Vegas), Bridge Replacement. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing. Both North Bound and South Bound are down to one lane as Construction is going on.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 8:1:26 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 westbound at mile marker 153
Description: Project A300303 / I-40 / 98th Interchange Improvement (Jeremy Maestas Project Manager/AUI Inc. Contractor) Project will add an additional off ramp lane Thursday 7/24 from 9 pm to 5 am - I_40 westbound at Coors will be closed to set wall barrier. Detour south to Central, west to Unser, south on Unser and back to I_40. • Ongoing through Wednesday 8/13 from 7 am to 4 pm – I_40 westbound at 98th street and Unser will have various single right lane closures.
Date Entered: 5/9/2014 3:53:32 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 3:36:35 PM
Expiration Date: 8/13/2014 1:0:0 AM

New Mexico 245 northbound and southbound at mile marker 0
Description: Signalization Construction on NM 245 on the intersection of North Thornton and IIano Estacado .Construction start June 9, 2014. NMDOT urges motorists to proceed through the work zone with caution, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signing, and reduced speed to the posted speed limit. Expected completion is November 2014. Emergency Contacts: NMDOT Project Manager Pat Garcia, 575-626-9889. Lee Montoya Asst. Supervisor 575-840-7491. Contractor K. Barnett & Sons Mike Barnes Superintendent, 575-937-3810.
Date Entered: 6/10/2014 1:57:6 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:29:21 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound, 0.3 miles South of SPRINGER SOUTH exit at mile marker 412
Description: I-25, Roadwork at Exit 412 MP .0690 to MP 0.973 (Springer), Bridge Replacement. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing. Exit 412 is closed please be aware of detour.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 8:40:39 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 54 northbound and southbound from 35.4 miles NorthTularosa at mile marker 94 to 19.6 miles SouthCarrizozo at mile marker 107
Description: New roadway construction is underway. The Contractor will be working Monday through Friday from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. A WIDTH RESTRICTION of 12 feet is in place and wide loads should use an alternative route. Motorists should watch for equipment and personnel in the workzone and adhere to all construction signage. Traffic may be reduced to one lane with pilot car at random times throughout the work day. Speed limits have been reduced to 45 MPH between MP 94 to MP 103. Estimated completion is Spring of 2014. Contacts: Jerry Hickman, NMDOT Project Manager- 575-585-2090 or 575-626-0804, Jim Hemm, FNF Superintendent- 602-989-4735, Contractor.
Date Entered: 12/9/2010 9:35:18 AM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 8:32:31 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 82 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 175 to mile marker 191
Description: The project consists of Roadway Rehabilitation, Processing, Placing and Compacting Existing Pavement, Shoulder Work and Permanent Signing. Construction will begin July 24, 2014. The project is for 320 Calendar Days ending in June 2015. There will be one lane closure throughout the project with pilot car operation thru the work zones. There is an 11' width restriction. Please adhere to the Construction Signing and watch out for workers. Traffic will be slowed down to 45 MPH and 35MPH throughout the work zones. Double Fines will be enforced. Fisher Sand and Gravel Superintendent, Jimmy Taylor 775-229-9506. NMDOT Project Manager, Donna Gililland 575-626-4857.
Date Entered: 7/24/2014 8:47:30 AM
Date Updated: 7/29/2014 2:13:35 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 285 northbound from 0.4 miles North of US 70 - US 285 exit to 1.1 miles South of US 70 - US 285 exit
Description: Roadwork will be taking place on US 285 from mm 106 to mm 107 beginning Monday August 4th thru August 16th, 2014 from 7AM to 6PM, Monday thru Saturday. Motorist should expect one(1) lane closure and flagging operations with short delays. Please watch for personnel, equipment and obey all posted construction signs. NMDOT Contact: Gabriel Ortega @ 575 626 2899 or Willie McCray @ 575 626 7294. Contractor Brasier Superintendent Art Aguirre @ 915 497 7686.
Date Entered: 7/31/2014 2:59:53 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 3:31:33 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 88 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 1
Description: Road construction is on NM 88, mile post 0.000 to mile post 1.100, Start July 7, 2014. Lane Closures, NMDOT urges motorists to proceed through the work zone with caution, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signing, and reduced speed to the posted speed limit. Expected completion is September 2014. Emergency Contacts: NMDOT Project Manager Pat Garcia, 575-626-9889. Lee Montoya Asst. Supervisor 575-840-7491. Contractor Constructors Inc. Angel Vega Superintendent, 575-706-7310, JohnGuldemann, 505-397-4102
Date Entered: 7/16/2014 7:50:23 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:29:1 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 84, 40.1 miles North of Espanola at mile marker 206
Description: US 84 - North of Espanola - There will be a Mill & Inlay operation at the bridge in this area. Motorists can expect a one lane closure with a flagging oepration. Interstate Highway Constructors is the contractor for this project. Thomas Griego is the NMDOT Project Engineer. Drivers are asked to observe temporary construction signing, watch for construction personnel, and reduce speed to the posted speed limits. Project is anticipated to be completed by July 31, weather permitting.
Date Entered: 7/28/2014 3:53:47 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 176 eastbound, 1.6 miles West of Eunice at mile marker 34
Description: Constructors Inc. will begin Pavement Rehabilitation work on 8/5/2014, Monday to Friday, 7:00 am to 7:00 pm. Motorists should watch flagging operation, equipment and personnel within the work zone and obey all construction signs and postings. This project is expected to be complete by 9/6/2014. NMDOT Project Manager, Donna Gililland – 575-626-4857; NMDOT Tech Supv. Jeff Hatch 575-942-9818 and Constructors Inc. Project Manager Cory Burnett 575-499-4555.
Date Entered: 7/25/2014 9:23:44 AM
Date Updated: 7/25/2014 4:12:29 PM
Expiration Date: 9/9/2014 1:0:0 AM

New Mexico 41 from 1.6 miles South of Galisteo at mile marker 55 to 0.5 miles South of Galisteo at mile marker 56
Description: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) construction work on NM 41 near the Village of Galisteo between mile post 55.53 and mile post 56.1 on April 21, 2014. This work will include the replacement of two bridges and roadway improvements between the two bridges. The bridge work will be located at the San Cristobal Arroyo Bridge south of the Village of Galisteo and the Galisteo Creek Bridge on the southern edge of the Village of Galisteo. Traffic Impacts: Motorists can expect minor delays. During the daylight hours, the northbound and southbound traffic will travel through one lane with a pilot car operation and temporary signal setup. During the night, there will be a temporary signal set up on the north end and south end of the work zone. -NO oversize vehicles or commercial loads are allowed through the work zone, and NO oversize loads allowed between Stanley and South of County Road 42. There is a 10’ width restriction. -Motorists traveling south on NM 41 can use U.S. 285 south to Clines Corners to I-40. Motorists traveling north on NM 41 can use I-40 east to Clines Corners to U.S. 285 north. The detours are equivalent to approximately 21 miles. Drivers are urged to proceed through the work zone with caution, observe traffic control signs and obey speed limits.
Date Entered: 6/13/2014 10:35:58 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 60 at mile marker 190
Description: US 60 - Mounainair - Maintenance crews will be completing bridge repairs. Motorists can expect a one lane closure with a flagger. Drivers are urged to observe temporary construction signing, watch for construction personnel and reduce speed to the posted speed limits,
Date Entered: 7/23/2014 1:13:13 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 423 from mile marker 4 to mile marker 6
Description: • Monday 7/28 and Tuesday 7/29 from 10 pm to 5 am each evening- The I_25 southbound Frontage Road will be closed at Wilshire. • Monday 7/28 and Tuesday 7/29 from 9 pm to 5 am each evening - I_25 northbound at Paseo Del Norte will be closed. • Monday 7/28 and Tuesday 7/29 from 9 pm to 4 am each evening - San Antonio/Ellison at/under I_25 will be closed. • Monday 7/28 and Tuesday 7/29 from 8 pm to 4 am each evening - I_25 southbound from Alameda to Paseo Del Norte will have a double right lane closure. • Tuesday 7/29 from 8 pm to 4 am - I_25 southbound from Alameda to Paseo Del Norte will have a left lane closure. • Tuesday 7/29 from 10 pm to 4 am - I_25 northbound at Jefferson will have double right lane closure. • Ongoing through Friday 8/1 from 9 am to 3 pm - I_25 northbound at Paseo Del Norte will have the left lane closed. • Ongoing and until further notice - Tiburon at Jefferson will be closed. • Ongoing until further notice – The I_25 northbound onramp from Paseo Del Norte will be closed. • Ongoing and until further notice – The I_25 southbound Frontage Road from Paseo Del Norte to San Antonio will be one lane only. • Ongoing and until further notice (Kiewit) – The I_25 northbound frontage road from San Mateo/Osuna to just past Forest Hills will be reduced to one lane only. All lanes are restored just after Forest Hills. • Ongoing and until further notice (Kiewit) – The I_25 northbound frontage road before Paseo Del Norte will be reduced to one lane. Frontage road traffic must merge with I_25 northbound off ramp traffic.
Date Entered: 10/13/2013 0:10:20 PM
Date Updated: 7/29/2014 9:46:42 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 64 eastbound and westbound from 1.2 miles South of -select/edit location- at mile marker 175 to 40.9 miles East of -select/edit location- at mile marker 196
Description: US 64 -Tierra Amarilla - Starting July 28 NMDOT maintenance crews will be completing chipseal operations. Motorists can expect minor delays Monday - Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will be a single lane closure and there will be a flagger and pilot car escort. Motorists are urged to watch for construction personnel in the work zone, reduce speed to the posted speed limits and observe temporary construction signing.
Date Entered: 7/23/2014 1:14:54 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 eastbound and westbound from 0.5 miles SouthLAS CRUCES CLOVERLEAF US 70 at mile marker 150 to mile marker 152
Description: The NMDOT with Smith and Aguirre Construction have placed traffic control at the I-25/US 70 Interchange to Rinconada (exit 152). The contractor is removing median in order to place a concrete wall barrier structure. The contractor will be working within the inner lane as motorists will continue to have 2 lanes of open traffic for both directions. The project working hours will be Monday to Friday from 7 a.m. until 5 p.m. until completion of September of 2014.
Date Entered: 5/23/2014 11:37:13 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:22 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 574 at Aztec at mile marker 14
Description: Aztec – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) resumes roadway construction work at the intersection of NM 516 and NM 574 (Light Plant Rd.) in Aztec. The project was in suspension during the 2013/2014 school year and has resumed back to work for summer. The project includes roadway reconstruction for 0.75 miles, drop inlets, storm drain inlet structures, manholes, curb and gutter, new sidewalks with new lighting. AUI Inc., of Albuquerque is the contractor for this project. Herman Patterson is the NMDOT project manager out of the Bloomfield Office. Traffic Impacts: There will be intermittent lane closures at the intersection of NM 516 and NM 574. Motorists will be traveling in one lane in each direction. The lane closures will be in effect through July 2014. There is a 12’ width restriction. Drivers are urged to proceed through the work zone with caution, observe traffic control signing and obey posted speed limits.
Date Entered: 6/11/2014 3:25:58 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 68 from 16.4 miles West of Taos at mile marker 32 to 7.6 miles South of Taos at mile marker 39
Description: Taos–The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will begin pavement preservation work on NM 68 from mile post 32 to mile post 39 Monday, August 4, 2014. This pavement preservation work is a heater scarification process located from north of Pilar to south of Ranchos de Taos. Traffic Impacts: Motorists can expect traffic delays Monday through Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will be one lane closures with a pilot car operation though the work zone. The pavement preservation project is scheduled for completion mid-September 2014. Cutler Repaving Inc. of Lawrence, Kansas is the contractor for this project. Drivers are urged to proceed with caution through the work zone, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signs and reduce speed to the posted limit. Updates on this project will be posted on the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s road conditions website, www.nmroads.com
Date Entered: 7/29/2014 2:30:13 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 285 northbound and southbound, 2 miles West of Lamy at mile marker 284
Description: Santa Fe–The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) continues bridge rehabilitation work on U.S. 285 near Lamy just North of NM 41 at mile post 284.1 Traffic Impacts: Starting Monday, July 28 at 7:00 a.m., the U.S. 285 the northbound and southbound lanes will be reduced to one lane. Motorists can expect minor delays. During the daylight hours, the northbound and southbound traffic will travel through one lane with a flagger and pilot car operation. During the night, there will be a temporary signal set up on the north and south end of the work zone. There is a 17’ width restriction. This bridge rehabilitation project is scheduled for completion July of 2014. -Drivers are urged to proceed through the work zone with caution, observe traffic control signs and obey speed limits.
Date Entered: 7/11/2014 0:6:5 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound from 1.1 miles South of LAS VEGAS SOUTH exit at mile marker 343 to LAS VEGAS NORTH exit at mile marker 348
Description: I-25, Roadwork from MP 343.50 to MP 348.50 (Las Vegas), Roadway Rehabilitation cold milling with overlay. Please drive with caution, obey the speed limit and other traffic control signing.
Date Entered: 6/12/2014 7:38:26 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 8:51:57 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 64 from 5.1 miles West of Bloomfield at mile marker 60 to 2.3 miles West of Bloomfield at mile marker 62
Description: There is roadway reconstruction of US 64 for two miles outside the City limits of Bloomfield. Work will be from mile post 60-62. The project will widen US 64 from four to six lanes. Medians will be installed along US 64 for access control. A major storm drain system will be installed. The contractor is Mountain States Constructors, Inc. Project is scheduled to be completed in the winter of 2014. TRAFFIC IMPACTS: The eastbound and westbound traffic are traveling on the newly built westbound lanes and are reduced to one lane with internal turning lanes. Both east and westbound traffic on US 64 is reduced to one and traveling on the westbound side with a continous center turning lane from mile posts 62 to 60. All traffic has access to intersecting streets and turnouts. US 64 EBL are closed from mile posts 62 to 60. Eastbound traffic is merged back into the WBL after mile psot 60.
Date Entered: 1/27/2014 1:50:52 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 5:30:16 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 40 eastbound and westbound from mile marker 17 to mile marker 22
Description: Roadwork on I-40, mile marker 17-22 (from Munoz Interchange to West Gallup Interchange). All work will be performed Monday-Friday from 6:30am to 7:00pm. I-40 will be reduced to one lane beginning on westbound lanes, then eastbound lanes. Speed reduced in work zone. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs, This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 4/7/2014 8:37:34 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 4:3:29 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 500 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 2
Description: Project A300940 /Rio Bravo – Isleta Intersection Improvement (Emiliano Martinez Project Manager/AUI Contractor) • Ongoing through Tuesday 8/5 – N_M 5_00 (Rio Bravo) at Isleta will switch all traffic onto the westbound lanes during construction. Two lanes of traffic each direction will be maintained. EXPECT DELAYS!! • Ongoing through Tuesday 8/5 – Isleta Boulevard at Rio Bravo will switch all traffic onto the northbound lanes during construction. Two lanes of traffic each direction (a through lane and a left turn lane) will be maintained. EXPECT DELAYS!!
Date Entered: 6/13/2014 3:6:40 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 5:1:12 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

Interstate 25 northbound and southbound, 0.5 miles West of US 84/285 ST FRANCIS DR. exit at mile marker 282
Description: Santa Fe - The New Mexico Department of Transportation is alerting motorists that there will be intermittent lane closures on the I-25 northbound and southbound lanes at mile marker 282 for paving operations. The lane closures will be in effect until August, 8, 2014. This work is anticipated to be completed August 8, 2014; weather permitting. -Drivers are urged to proceed through the work zone with caution, observe traffic control signs and obey speed limits.
Date Entered: 7/18/2014 8:52:21 AM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 2:5:57 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 70 northbound and southbound at Portales at mile marker 421
Description: Road construction is on US 70, mile post 421.60 to mile post 423.330, Start March 31, 2014. Lane Closures, Width restriction 12". NMDOT urges motorists to proceed through the work zone with caution, watch for construction personnel, observe traffic control signing, and reduced speed to the posted speed limit. Expected completion is September 2014. Emergency Contacts: NMDOT Project Manager Pat Garcia, 575-626-9889. Lee Montoya Asst. Supervisor 575-840-7491. Contractor Constructors Inc. Angel Vega Superintendent, 575-706-7310, JohnGuldemann, 505-397-4102
Date Entered: 5/15/2012 1:49:9 PM
Date Updated: 7/31/2014 8:29:15 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

New Mexico 28 eastbound and westbound from NM 28/MESILLA exit at mile marker 30 to NM 28/MESILLA exit at mile marker 29, left lane closed.
Description: The District One office for the New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) with La Calerita Construction continues with bridge work at Avenida de Mesilla. East and westbound traffic has been switched to the eastbound lanes. Traffic restrictions will remain. The I10 Avenida de Mesilla on ramp is CLOSED. All remaining ramps are open.Motorists will encounter lane restrictions on NM-28/Avenida de Mesilla between Hickory Loop and Lakeside Drive, and on I-10 between Motel Boulevard and University Avenue. Traffic alerts are posted throughout the work zone advising motorists of detours as outlined in the contractors’ schedule. Motorists will be able to gain access to the City of Las Cruces and the Town of Mesilla at Motel Boulevard exit 139, or University Avenue exit 142 for both east and westbound I-10 traffic.
Date Entered: 7/23/2013 2:1:41 PM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 7:59:40 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 491 northbound and southbound from mile marker 0 to mile marker 3
Description: Roadwork on US 491, mile marker 0-3 (just north of I-40) will have traffic in both directions reduced to one lane. Expect delays. All work will be performed beginning on 7/10 and ending on 8/29 from 5am to 7pm daily. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 7/10/2014 9:56:25 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 4:3:40 PM
Expiration Date: 8/29/2014 7:0:0 PM

US 54 northbound and southbound from 6.7 miles South of Coyote at mile marker 130 to 1.2 miles West of Ancho at mile marker 146
Description: New roadway construction is underway. The Contractor will be working Monday through Friday from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm. Motorists should watch for equipment and personnel in the workzone and adhere to all construction signage. Estimated completion is Spring of 2015. Contacts: Nathan Palomarez, NMDOT Project Manager- 575-648-4270, Richard Montoya FNF Project Manager480-318-5755.
Date Entered: 2/13/2014 8:39:25 AM
Date Updated: 7/17/2014 11:0:44 AM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

US 550 eastbound and westbound at mile marker 1
Description: • Monday 7/28 through Wednesday 12/17 (RMCI/Town of Bernalillo)– U_S 5_50 both direction at Don Tomas (Bernalillo) will have various lane closures at night and daytime shoulder work for intersection improvements.
Date Entered: 7/24/2014 5:3:46 PM
Date Updated: 7/24/2014 5:3:46 PM
Expiration Date: 12/18/2014 0:0:0 AM

US 550 northbound and southbound at mile marker 53
Description: Bridge work on US 550, mile marker 53 (just south of Cuba) will have a 10' width restriction with concrete wall barrier in place. Work will begin on 3/19/14 until the project is complete. Please drive with caution, reduce speed and obey all posted traffic signs. This event will be updated as conditions change.
Date Entered: 3/19/2014 10:4:20 AM
Date Updated: 7/30/2014 4:3:29 PM
Expiration Date: 12/31/2099 0:0:0 AM

 
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