Closures & Construction

Construction-Related Travel Impacts

Boulder County Transportation manages the construction projects for roads, bridges, pathways, drainage improvements and trails. The projects listed on this page are related to flood recovery and regularly scheduled roadway maintenance.

County Road Projects with Travel Impacts

The following county roadway projects result in travel impacts to both motorists and cyclists. All dates and times listed are weather dependent. Please visit this page regularly for updates on the projects listed and for information on new projects. View the Roadway Closure Map to see these projects and where roads/bridges remain closed due to the 2013 flood.

  • Lee Hill Drive Resurfacing and Guardrail Replacement
    • Work underway
    • Project anticipated to last into October 2019
    • Resurfacing of Lee Hill between Olde Stage Road and Deer Trail Road
    • Guardrail replacement along the corridor
    • Expect single lane closures (some in place 24/7) and travel delays up to 15-minutes
      • A traffic signal will be set up when lane closures are required over night
        • Signal location will be near the intersection with Olde Stage Road
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • Deer Trail Road Resurfacing
    • Full resurfacing of the asphalt portion of Deer Trail Road
    • Expect single lane closures between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday
    • Mid-May to Mid-June 2019
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • 95th Street (Lookout to Plateau) Reconstruction
    • Full construction expected to start week of May 13, 2019
      • Daytime, weekday lane reductions and shifts – Expect longer delays controlled by flagging personnel
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • Railroad Crossing Quiet Zone Implementation Project along Diagonal Highaway/SH 119
    • 2nd Avenue at Diagonal – COMPLETE
    • Independence Road at Diagonal – COMPLETE
    • 55th Street at Diagonal – COMPLETE
    • Monarch Road at Diagonal – May 13 to May 24
      • This location will require a full road closure for approximately two weeks (24-hours a day, weekends included). Vehicles will be detoured to 79th Street.
    • Jay Road at Diagonal – April 23 to May 17
      • Lane closures and shifts during the day
    • Niwot Road at Digonal – May 29 to June 12
      • Lane closures and shifts during the day
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • Lefthand Canyon reduced to one-lane at Glendale Gulch
    • Culvert/roadway project requires single-lane reduction, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays
      • Project will reduce the curve at Glendale Gulch by realigning the road
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • N. 55th Street CLOSED for culvert replacement
    • N. 55th CLOSED at Boulder/Whiterock Ditch, just south of Pioneer Road
    • CLOSURE in place 24/7 until end of May
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032
  • Fourmile Canyon Flood Recovery Work – Expect delays on Fourmile Canyon Drive and Gold Run Road
    • Normal Hours – 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Monday through Friday
    • Delays of up-to 15-minutes in/at:
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032

Cycling – Projects impacting cycling

  • Fourmile Canyon Drive/Gold Run Road DAYTIME-WEEKDAY CYCLING NON-RESIDENT RESTRICTIONS (updated May 16, 2019)
    • No recreational/non-resident cycling in Fourmile Canyon
      • 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. – Monday through Friday
    • Residential cycling exception – Residents must contact Boulder County Transportation for pass
      • Residents can contact Andrew Barth (info below) to obtain a residential cycling pass
    • SEE MAP
    • Restrictions in place due to increased volume of large truck traffic associated with three construction projects
      • Thank you for following restrictions
    • Project Contact – Andrew Barth – 303-441-1032

View the Cycling Closure Map .

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