CDOT: Eastbound I-70 Glenwood Canyon closure scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 5 and potentially, Thursday, Oct. 7

UPDATE: Traffic Impacts 

I-70 Glenwood Canyon 2021 Emergency Project

Mile Point 123.5 Blue Gulch

The Glenwood Canyon Emergency Project, weather permitting, will implement an overnight closure of eastbound I-70 on Tuesday, Oct. 5 from 10:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. This work is safety and schedule critical to pave a temporary lane in the eastbound median in order to shift traffic so work can continue on reconstruction of the retaining wall. The eastbound closure point will be Exit 116/Glenwood Springs. If inclement weather occurs on Tuesday night, the project will utilize Thursday, Oct. 7 to perform the necessary work.

Prepping the median for paving of a lane in order to shift traffic at MP 123.5/the Blue Gulch work zone.

Stay Informed and Connect with the Project

Project information is available at: 

Project website: https://www.codot.gov/projects/glenwood-canyon-emergency-repairs-2021

CDOT: Eastbound I-70 Glenwood Canyon closure scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 5 and potentially, Thursday, Oct. 7