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Early-morning Interstate 70 drivers can expect closures this week

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will be stopping traffic at the Eisenhower/Johnson Tunnels (EJMT) this week for the installation of new overhead electronic signs. Closures are as follows:

Tuesday, June 11

Westbound I-70: All traffic stopped from 3 a.m. until 4:30 a.m.; Eastbound I-70; All traffic stopped from 4:30 a.m. until 6 a.m.

Wstbound I-70: Alternating lane closures through the tunnel from 5 a.m. to 7 a.m; Eastbound I-70: Alternating lane closures through the tunnel from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Thursday, June 13

Westbound I-70: All traffic stopped from 3 a.m. until 3:30 a.m.; Westbound I-70: All traffic stopped from 4 a.m. until 4:30 a.m.

Eastbound I-70: All traffic stopped 5 a.m. to 5:30 a.m.; Eastbound I-70: All traffic stopped 6 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.

If necessary: westbound I-70: Alternating lane closures through the tunnel from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Eastbound I-70: Alternating lane closures through the tunnel from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

U.S. 6 over Loveland Pass is the alternate route while traffic is stopped at the EJMT.

Weekly lane closure information about this and other projects is available at www.coloradodot.info/travel/scheduled-lane-closures.html or by calling 511.


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The Sky-Hi News Updated Jun 11, 2013 08:17PM Published Jun 13, 2013 01:59PM Copyright 2013 The Sky-Hi News. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.