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NMDOT Weekly Traffic Report for week of Apr 23 - Apr 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 Main Street 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 Golf Club Road to Frontier Avenue and 500’ south of the intersection will have the inside south and north bound lanes 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 Roadrunner Parkway

From Golf Club Road to Frontier Avenue will have the inside south bound lanes 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 N Reymond Street

From W. Organ Avenue to Las Cruces Avenue 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 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 Chip Sealing – Las Cruces and Dona Ana County

Frontage Road 1036 “Cholla Rd”, Las Cruces and Anthony

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on FRONTGE ROAD 1036 Cholla Road, from Las Alturas Drive to Stern Drive in both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in May. 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.

Frontage Road 1035 “Stern Drive”, Las Cruces and Anthony

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on FRONTGE ROAD 1035 “Stern Drive”, from mile post 1 to mile post 12.5 “Vado Dr” in both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in May. 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 273, Mile Marker 9.5 to 10, Anthony

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on NM 273 from mile post 9.5 to mile post 10 in both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in May. Motorists are advised to use caution and reduce speed while nearing and passing through the work zone.

Frontage Road 1037, Mile Marker 0 to 10, Las Cruces and Anthony

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing minor pavement preservation (Chip Sealing) operations on FRONTGE ROAD 1037 from mile post 0 to mile post 10 in both lanes. No center stripe and loose gravel on roadway, striping to begin in May. 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 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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