September 18, 2015
Southbound Interstate-25 Shoulder Temporarily Closed Overnight

Drivers will continue to encounter temporary periodic nighttime right shoulder closures along southbound I-25 from Cimarron/US 24 to Tejon, Sunday, Sept. 20 through Thursday, Sept 24 from 9 p.m. - 5 a.m. Construction crews will be hauling material for embankment work. The shoulder closure will not impact traffic on I-25.

Pay close attention when driving in and around the I-25/Cimarron Project. Due to increased truck activity entering and exiting traffic, drivers are urged to slow down, observe speed limits and avoid distractions. 

The following is a summary of upcoming project construction activity.
Construction schedules are subject to change based on weather/other unforeseen circumstances.
Activity Area
Time/date activity scheduled to begin
Time/date activity scheduled to end
Activity impacts/comments
I-25 shoulder closure 
- Cimarron/US24 to Tejon (mile marker #141 to #140)

Between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m., Sundays through Thursdays,

Ongoing through October
Hauling material for embankment work. No impact to I-25 travel lanes.
Pikes Peak Greenway

Currently in placeDetour will be in place until October.
Detour routes clearly marked. Possible intermittent closures of trail throughout the project
Bear Creek Trail
Currently in placeDetour will be in place through October.
Detour routes clearly marked.
Midland Trail
Currently in place
Summer of 2017
Detour routes clearly marked.
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What Are The Project Goals?
  • Maximize overall safety, capacity and operation of the interchange and the surrounding transportation network within the Project budget;
  • Complete Project construction to be fully operational before December 1, 2017;
  • Minimize impacts and inconvenience to the community, motorists, businesses, downtown and the public during construction; and
  • Achieve an aesthetically pleasing design compatible with current and future amenities and enhancements in and around the interchange.
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