GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Construction crews are working around the clock for sewer replacements all week long. Westbound lane closures are also scheduled throughout the week but two way traffic will be confined eastbound.

The crews on site are set to finish the work before CMU classes start for the spring semester but this roadwork is just the beginning. CDOT will be doing pavement overlay and median work from 1st Street all the way to 30 Road in April.

Here are the remaining closures for this phase of the project:

On Tuesday, January 18, 6:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.:

  • Storm sewer will be repaired between 12th and 14th Street. Westbound lanes will be closed on Tuesday night and two-way traffic will be confined to the Eastbound lanes.
  • Manholes will be rehabilitated at N. Third St. and East of N. Seventh Street (in front of Fiesta Guadalajara). At these locations, the rightmost lane in the Westbound lanes will be closed.

On Wednesday, January 19, between 6:00 p.m. – 6:00 a.m.:

  • New manholes in front of Old Chicago Restaurant and at N. 2nd Street will have a protective coating applied. At these locations, the rightmost lane in the Westbound lanes will be closed for several hours.

On Friday, January 21, between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.:

  • Asphalt patching operations will occur at the new manhole at N. 12th St. At this location, a single lane closure in the Westbound lanes will last for several hours.
  • Asphalt patching operations will occur at the Storm Sewer repair between 12th and 14th Street. At this location, Westbound lanes will be closed, and two-way traffic will be confined to the Eastbound lanes for several hours.
  • Motorists are encouraged to use alternative routes.