Grand Avenue Bridge

Posted on: August 7, 2017

CONE ZONES: Road Closures in Glenwood Springs

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Detour Route Square-About Now In-Place
The downtown squareabout is now in effect and the traffic signal at Eighth Street and Colorado Avenue has been activated.

Eastbound traffic should proceed to Eighth Street, turn right on Pitkin Avenue and turn left on 10th Street for access to CO-82/Grand Avenue.

Westbound traffic should proceed on CO-82/Grand Avenue, turn left on 10th Street, right on Pitkin and left on Eighth Street for access to Midland Avenue.

Eighth Street from Grand to Colorado avenues will be one-way westbound. Ninth Street from Grand to Colorado avenues will be one-way eastbound. Colorado Avenue from Eighth to Ninth streets will be one-way southbound.

Parking Closure
Parking in front of the Hotel Colorado will remained closed through the detour. The area north of the pedestrian bridge has been converted to a bus depot for the free RFTA service.

I-70 Exit 116 Eastbound On-ramp Closures AM
The I-70 Exit 116 eastbound on-ramp will be CLOSED from 5:30 AM to 9:30 AM, Monday through Friday. For I-70 eastbound access, motorists are advised to use westbound I-70 to Exit 114 and turn around at the interchange.

I-70 Eastbound One-Lane Closure
Approaching Exit 116, there will be an ongoing one-lane closure on I-70 Eastbound for rock work on piers and staging.

I-70 Night Detours 8/14-8/20
  • Monday, Aug. 14 through Sunday, Aug. 20 from 8 PM to 6 AM
  • Eastbound I-70 traffic will exit at Exit 116, detour to Sixth Street and return to I-70 via a break-in-barrier.
  • Glenwood or Roaring Fork Valley traffic wishing to access eastbound I-70 will navigate the GAB detour, enter eastbound I-70 at Exit 114, exit the interstate at Exit 116, detour to Sixth Street and return to I-70 via a break-in-barrier.
  • Westbound I-70 traffic will detour via a break-in-barrier on east Sixth Street to Exit 116 and continue on I-70 to their destination or exit at Exit 114 for access to Glenwood Springs, CO-82 and the Roaring Fork Valley.
Exit 116 Interchange and Sixth Street 
Beginning Monday, Aug. 14, the Exit 116 interchange and Sixth Street will be one-lane in each direction for the remainder of the GAB detour.

River Closure Schedule 8/14-8/23
Monday, Aug. 14 for approximately 10 days (24/7) No Name, Shoshone and Grizzly Creek put-ins closed.

Stay tuned for closures near end-August to mid-September from approximately 10 days (24/7) No Name, Shoshone and Grizzly Creek put-ins closed.


We sincerely appreciate your patience and apologize for any inconvenience this roadwork causes you.

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