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NMDOT Weekly Traffic Report for week of May 6,2018 to May 13, 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 closured 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 Dona Ana Road

    From Hamula Drive to Richard Drive is closured to 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 Eagle Ridge Drive

    From Mars Avenue to Sunridge Drive 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 High Ridge Drive

    From Mars Avenue to Sunridge Drive 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 laying down 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 standing upWater 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.


    Around the Area

    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


    Interstates:

    traffic cone standing up I-10, Mile Marker 84 to 100, Deming 1101630

    FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) will continue Roadway Rehabilitation along Interstate 10. Multiple lane closures will be in effect on both the westbound and eastbound lanes. An 11’ width restriction will be in effect throughout the project. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be from 4:30 am to 7:00 pm. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 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. Interstate traffic is now detoured off of the northbound lane and onto the southbound lane encountering temporary wall barrier along the detour. 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 fall 2018.

    traffic cone standing up I-25, Mile Marker 147.3 to 148.2, Socorro

    MWI Inc. (Contractor) will be installing lighting on the Socorro South Exit 147 On/Off Ramp. An 11’ width restriction will be in effect on the north and south bound ramps. When needed detours will be in place and traffic is asked to reduce speed and use caution, seek an alternate route if possible. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm Monday to Thursday. Construction is scheduled to be completed by summer of 2018.

    traffic cone laying down I-25, Mile Marker 112-115, Socorro

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers on the roadway, I-25 southbound at mile post 115-114 (NM 107/MAGDALENA) the driving right lane will be closed due to road repair. This closure is expected Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

    US Roadways

    traffic cone standing upUS 70, Mile Marker 162.2, Organ/Las Cruces

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be installing fencing on the westbound shoulder at mile post 162.2 (Old Organ Main St). Roadway access to Old Organ Main St from US 70 will be permanently closed due to safety concerns. Access onto US 70 will still be provided utilizing 1st Street or Dona Ana County Road D-87. Installation of the fence is scheduled to begin on Wednesday February 28th lasting approximately two days. Motorist are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, as well as continue to be cautious of heavy equipment and construction personnel in the area.

    traffic cone standing upUS 180, Mile Marker 47.4 to 164.4, Cliff, Silver City, Deming

    San Bar Construction (Contractor) continues with signing and post replacement project along US 180, starting at the intersection of US 180 and NM 159 (Mogollon turn off) and will progress southbound along US 180. Traffic will encounter a flagging operation at times while work is being performed in areas with no shoulder. Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm. Construction is expected to be completed by spring 2018. The contractor has two crews on the project with one crew working south from Milepost 145 to Deming and one crew working in the Silver City area.


    State Roadways:

    traffic cone laying downNM 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. 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 upNM 26 “Hatch Hwy”, Mile Marker 47 to 47.6, Hatch

    Villalobos Construction Company, Inc. (Contractor) will be performing Bridge Preservation operations to NM 26 (Rio Grande Bridge) in Dona Ana County. Traffic will encounter a mobile traffic light along with lane closures and flagging operations while work is being performed. Traffic Control closure will be in affect 24 hours a day till project is complete. Construction hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area.

    traffic cone laying downNM 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. Both the southbound and northbound lanes are limited to a single lane in each direction from Strauss Rd. to Binational Ave. Due to lane closures travel into the port may be more congested. 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 standing upNM 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 summer 2018.

    traffic cone laying downNM 152 Mile Marker 5 to 6, Hanover

    James Hamilton Construction Co. (Contractor) will have a detour in place for road work on NM 152 for the construction of the Bebo Arch Structure. Speed limit will be reduced to 20 MPH. A 10’ width restriction will be in effect throughout the project. Hours of operation will be from 6:30 am till 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is scheduled to be complete by summer 2018.

    traffic cone standing upNM 273 “McNutt Road” Mile Marker 8 -7, Santa Teresa

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers on the roadway.

    NM 273 from mile post 5 (Santa Teresa) to mile post 7 the driving right lane will be closed due to roadway repairs. This closure is expected Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.

    traffic cone laying downNM 80 Mile Marker 5 to 7, Animas

    The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers on the roadway,

    NM 80 from mile post 5 to 7 both north and southbound lanes will be intermittently closed due to road repair, traffic will encounter a flagging operation while work is being performed. This closure is expected Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

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

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