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NMDOT Weekly Traffic Report for week of Jun 22 - Jun 29, 2017

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.

City of Las Cruces


traffic cone laying down Calle del Sol

From Brown Road to Avenido Blanco 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 Farney Lane

From Hixon Drive to Apollo Drive to Hixon Drive will be closed to through traffic. Access to residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed near the construction zone and should proceed with caution.


traffic cone laying down Utah Avenue

From El Paseo Road to Mesquite Street 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 Brown Road

From Valley Drive to Circle Drive will be closed to through traffic. Access to residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed near the construction zone and should proceed with caution.


traffic cone standing up E. Cambridge

From Main Street to end of cul-de-sac 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 Three Crosses

From Alameda Blvd to Spitz Avenue will have lane closures to through traffic. Access to residents will be maintained at all times. Motorists will be asked to decrease speed near the construction zone and should proceed with caution.


Around the Area

traffic cone standing up 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.

traffic cone laying down 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

PLEASE NOTE: Conditions are subject to change without notice. Double fines for speeding in work zones are in effect.

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

traffic cone laying down Chip Sealing – Las Cruces and Dona Ana County

NM 28 “El Camino Real”, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on NM 28, El Camino Real, from mile post 17.5 to mile post 26 both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in July. Motorists are advised to use caution and reduce speed while nearing and passing through the work zone being cautious of trucks turning and workers in the area.

NM 192, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on NM 192, from mile post 0 to mile post 2.3 both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in July. Motorists are advised to use caution and reduce speed while nearing and passing through the work zone being cautious of trucks turning and workers in the area.

traffic cone standing upChip Seal roadway closures scheduled

***Monday June 26th ***

NM 28 “El Camino Real” from NM 101 “W University Ave” to NM 373 “W Union Ave” will be closed from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm for Chip Sealing operations, a detour will be in place during this time.

***Tuesday June 27th ***

NM 101 “W University Ave” from NM 28 “El Camino Real” to NM 478 “S. Main St” will be closed from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm for Chip Sealing operations, a detour will be in place during this time.

***Wednesday June 28th ***

NM 373 “W Union Ave” from NM 28 “El Camino Real” to NM 478 “S Main St” will be closed from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm for Chip Sealing operations, a detour will be in place during this time.

traffic cone standing up I-10, Mile Marker 91.7 to 94.5, Deming

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with La Calerita Construction (Contractor) continues with bridge rehabilitation and roadway reconstruction operations on Interstate 10 (I-10) in Luna County. Interstate traffic will continue to encounter a detour while work is being performed. All interstate traffic will be detoured off the eastbound lane and onto the westbound lane encountering temporary wall barrier along the detour. An 11’ width lane restriction is in effect. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, as well as continue to be cautious of personnel in the area. Construction is expected to be completed by summer 2017.

traffic cone laying downI-25, Mile Marker 41 to 58.29, Hatch

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) will begin roadway reconstruction operations along Interstate 25. Construction will begin Friday June 23, 2016 and is expected to be completed by summer 2017. Traffic will encounter lane closures while work is being performed, closure will be in affect from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area.

traffic cone standing upUS 70, N Main, Solano, 3 Crosses, Mile Markers 149.2 to 149.5, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with AUI, Inc. (Contractor) will be performing roadway Reconstruction, Lighting and Signalization operations on US 70 / Solano Dr. / 3Crosses Ave. / N Main St. intersection in Dona Ana Co. Construction expected to be completed by summer 2018. A 12’ width lane restriction is in effect. Traffic will encounter detours as well as lane drops at times. Barrier wall has been placed on the inside left lanes on US 70. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Construction will be from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday thru Friday.

traffic cone laying down US 70/W Picacho Ave. Mile Marker 146 to 17th Street, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with RT Electric Inc. (Contractor) will begin Signalization, Lighting, ITS and Roadway Reconstruction along US/70 Picacho Ave and 17th street starting June 5th. A 12’ width lane restriction is in effect. Traffic will encounter lane drops on both inside lanes. 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 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

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

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with San Bar Construction (Contractor) will begin a 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. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.

traffic cone laying down NM 90/Hudson Street Bridge, Silver City

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with Interstate Highway Construction (IHC) (Contractor) will be performing bridge jacking operations on June 12th in order to repair bearing assemblies. The contractor will utilize single lane closures with reduced speed during jacking operations. Traffic will be allowed across the bridge in each direction. Please call the Project Office (575)544-6561 with any questions or to confirm any wide loads during the time frame of June 26th to June 30th.

traffic cone standing upNM 427 “Florida St.”/Iron St. intersection, Deming

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with Southwest Concrete & Paving (Contractor) will begin north side ditch grading, east of and including Iron St/Florida St. intersection. Traffic will encounter equipment on the shoulders and a closure on Iron St. will be in effect. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

traffic cone laying downNM 159, Mile Marker 8 to 10, Mogollon

The NMDOT along with La Calerita Construction, LLC, (Contractor) will perform Roadway & Drainage Improvements on NM 159 with expected completion fall of 2017. The only traffic that will be able to go through NM 159 will be the Mogollon residents and supplies for the Mogollon residents during the week. Construction operation hours will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Please use caution in this area when workers are present. NM 159 will be CLOSED during construction hours.

traffic cone standing up I-10, Mile Marker 91.7 to 94.5, Deming

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with La Calerita Construction (Contractor) continues with bridge rehabilitation and roadway reconstruction operations on Interstate 10 (I-10) in Luna County. Interstate traffic will continue to encounter a detour while work is being performed. All interstate traffic will be detoured off the eastbound lane and onto the westbound lane encountering temporary wall barrier along the detour. An 11’ width lane restriction is in effect. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, as well as continue to be cautious of personnel in the area. Construction is expected to be completed by summer 2017.

traffic cone laying down US 70, N Main, Solano, 3 Crosses, Mile Markers 149.2 to 149.5, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with AUI, Inc. (Contractor) will be performing roadway Reconstruction, Lighting and Signalization operations on US 70 / Solano Dr. / 3Crosses Ave. / N Main St. intersection in Dona Ana Co. Construction expected to be completed by summer 2018. A 12’ width lane restriction is in effect. Traffic will encounter detours as well as lane drops at times. Barrier wall has been placed on the passing left lanes on US 70. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Construction will be from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday thru Friday.

traffic cone standing up NM 159, Mile Marker 8 to 10, Mogollon

The NMDOT along with La Calerita Construction, LLC, (Contractor) will perform Roadway & Drainage Improvements on NM 159 with expected completion fall of 2017. The only traffic that will be able to go through NM 159 will be the Mogollon residents and supplies for the Mogollon residents during the week. Construction operation hours will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Saturday. Please use caution in this area when workers are present. NM 159 will be CLOSED during construction hours.

traffic cone laying down I-10, Mile Marker 85, Deming

The New Mexico Department of Transportation and Hasse Contractors (Contractor) will be performing Rip Rap placement under bridge. I-10 at MP 85 the west bound driving (right lane) will be affected. Construction operation hours will be from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and use extreme caution. Please use caution in this area when workers are present.

traffic cone standing up NM 188 Valley Drive, Avenida de Mesilla to Picacho, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with CobbFendley (Contractor) announces the following roadway closure information for Valley Drive, from the intersection of Avenida de Mesilla to Picacho Drive; crews will be working with lane closures for Pot hole Utilities. Please reduce speed, obey posted signage, and be cautious of personnel in the area. The closure will be in affect from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, starting Thursday to Friday May 12, 2017.

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

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