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NMDOT Weekly Traffic Report for week of July 12, 2018 to July 22, 2018

Please see below for Traffic News around the area

PLEASE NOTE:

Conditions are subject to change without notice. Double fines for speeding in work zones are in effect. Traffic Updates can be heard by listening to:
HOT 103, 104 KGRT, Viva Vista 98.7, Magic 105, Zia Country 99.5, 101 GOLD and X 88.7or they can be viewed at KFOX traffic alerts.

For more information log onto www.nmroads.com or call 511.

White Sands Missile Range Notification


For information regarding closures you may call WSMR at 678-1178 or 678-2222 for updates.

  • Traffic updates are posted on the NMDOT traffic advisory web-site at www.nmroads.com and can be retrieved through our automated system at 511 in New Mexico or 1-800432-4269 from any line.

    City of Las Cruces:

    traffic cone laying down Arroyo Road

    From Red Hawk Golf Road to Sonoma Ranch Blvd will be closed to through traffic. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed and follow detours around the construction zone.


    traffic cone standing up Brownlee Ave

    From Second Street to Third Street will be closed to through traffic. Access to residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.





    traffic cone laying down Church Street

    From Bowman Avenue to Griggs Street will have one lane closured to traffic. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone standing up Fourth Street

    From Picacho Avenue to W Hadley Avenue will be closured to through traffic. Access to businesses and residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone laying down Harrelson Street

    From Union Avenue to W Conway Avenue will be closured to through traffic. Access to businesses and residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone standing up Second Street

    From Picacho Avenue to W Hadley Avenue will be closured to through traffic. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone laying down Solarridge Drive

    From Mars Avenue to Columbia Avenue will be closed to through traffic. Access to residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed through the construction zone and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone standing up Water Street

    From Bowman Avenue to Griggs Street will have the west lane closured to traffic. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

    traffic cone laying down Las Cruces Avenue

    From Church Street to Water Street will closed to through traffic. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.


    traffic cone standing up NM 188 Valley Drive/ NM 28 Avenida de Mesilla, Las Cruces

    AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is currently performing roadway reconstruction, utility replacements and lighting/signalization improvements on Valley Drive. Currently the active zone of construction is on Valley Drive from Picacho to Amador. Traffic is currently split and work is being completed within the median areas. Starting on July 5th, 2018 all traffic will be pushed to the northbound lanes with alternating lane closures as the go. Construction will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 PM, 5 days a week. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times.


    traffic cone laying down US 70/N Main St. at Camino Del Rex, Las Cruces

    Morrow Enterprises, Inc. (Contractor) will begin signal light and drainage work along the northbound shoulder of N. Main St. at Camino Del Rex. Traffic may encounter a lane drop and shoulder work in the area. Hours of operation will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


    Around the Area

    traffic cone laying down Alert:

    NM 152, Mile Marker 21 to 39, Kingston

    Starting July 16th until July 18th a maintenance operation project to perform chip seal on NM 152 (Black Range). During this time NM 152 will be CLOSED at milepost 21 (approximately 5 miles east of San Lorenzo) and milepost 39 (Kingston) from 8:00 am until 7:00 pm, reopening nightly. Traffic is expected to detour daily during these times. As always, emergency personal responding in the area can call District Staff for access.

    El Paso Projects – Go 10/Border West Expressway

    Closures are posted on the TxDOT website:http://www.txdot.gov/inside-txdot/media-center/local-news/el-paso.html

    Chip Sealing Operations:

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing “Chip Sealing” with Brooming and Fog Sealing operations in Sierra & Dona Ana Co. Speed limit will be reduced, no center stripe and loose gravel on roadway. Traffic will encounter lane drops with pilot car and flagging operations.

    Roadways affected will be:

    NM 187 “EL Camino Real” from mile post 24 to 36.4, Caballo

    NM 152 “Black Range” from mile post 31.5 to 66, Kingston to Caballo

    Interstates:

    traffic cone standing up I-10, Mile Marker 96 westbound, Deming (Akela)

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers on the roadway for bridge and roadway repairs. Traffic will encounter lanes closures on the westbound passing (left) lane. Speed limits will be reduced to 55mph, Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm. Construction is expected to be completed by August 2018.

    traffic cone laying down I-25, Mile Marker 154 to 157.839, Lemitar

    Mountain States Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) is continuing with bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction on Interstate 25 in Socorro Co. Traffic is being diverted from northbound driving lanes to southbound driving lanes to begin the next phase of the project. A 12’ width restriction will be in effect throughout the project. Hours of operation will be from 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by winter 2018.

    traffic cone standing upI-10, Mile Marker 2.5 to 22, Lordsburg

    MWI, Inc. (Contractor) will begin installation of the Intelligent Transportation System (ITS). Traffic can expect intermittent lane closures with median and shoulder work in the area. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Thursday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2018.

    traffic cone laying down I-10 Business Loop, Deming

    MWI, Inc. (Contractor) will begin installation of the lighting project along Pine Street to exit 85 ramp. Traffic can expect intermittent lane closures and shoulder work in the area. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Thursday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2018.

    US Roadways

    traffic cone standing up US 70/N Main St. at Camino Del Rex, Las Cruces

    Morrow Enterprises, Inc. (Contractor) will begin signal light and drainage work along the northbound shoulder of N. Main St. at Camino Del Rex. Traffic may encounter a lane drop and shoulder work in the area. Hours of operation will be from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

    State Roadways:

    traffic cone laying down NM 15 “Pinos Altos”, Mile Marker 0 to 1.21, Silver City

    TLC Construction (Contractor) will be reconstructing the roadway, installing curb and gutter, sidewalk and bike lanes. NM 15 from HWY 180 to the 32nd street interchange will have one-way traffic only. Ranch Club Road is closed to through traffic at Ranch ClubPA Road intersection while the contractor is reconstructing the intersection. Detours will be in place and traffic is asked to reduce speed and use caution, seek an alternate route if possible. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Construction is scheduled to be completed by spring of 2019.

    traffic cone standing up NM 136” Pete V Domenici Hwy”, Mile Marker 0.448 to 9.168, Santa Teresa

    FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) continues with roadway reconstruction, roadway rehabilitation, bridge rehabilitation, signalization & lighting along NM 136 the Pete V Domenici Intl. Hwy. Traffic will encounter lane closures as well as detours with an 11’ width restriction in effect throughout the project. Northbound and southbound traffic will be on the northbound lanes with single lanes in both directions divided by temporary concrete wall barrier. They will remain in this configuration until the next phase change in July. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; lane closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

    traffic cone laying down NM 498 “Racetrack Drive” Mile Marker 0.600 to 0.900, Sunland Park

    Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) will continue with bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction. NM 498 will be closed from Doniphan Drive to Futurity Drive; detour is in place on Sunland Park Drive. The Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by winter 2018.

    traffic cone standing upNM 273 “McNutt Road” Mile Marker 0 - 3, Sunland Park

    Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) will continue with bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction. NM 498 will be closed from Doniphan Drive to Futurity Drive; detour is in place on Sunland Park Drive. The Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by winter 2018.

    traffic cone laying down NM 188 Valley Drive/ NM 28 Avenida de Mesilla, Las Cruces

    AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is currently performing roadway reconstruction, utility replacements and lighting/signalization improvements on Valley Drive. Currently the active zone of construction is on Valley Drive from Picacho to Amador. Traffic is currently split and work is being completed within the median areas. Starting on July 5th, 2018 all traffic will be pushed to the northbound lanes. Construction will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 PM, 5 days a week.

    traffic cone standing up NM 90, Mile Marker 0 to 22.6 , Lordsburg

    Dustrol, Inc. (Contractor) will be beginning roadway reconstruction with “Hot in Place Recycling”. An 11” width restriction will be in effect. Traffic will encounter lane drops with pilot car and flagging operations. Construction is on hold till Monday July 9th. Hours of operation will be Monday through Saturday from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm. Construction is scheduled to be completed by August 2018.

    For more information log onto www.nmroads.com or call 511.

    For more information log onto www.nmroads.com or call 511.

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