Striping work under way on Highway 82
August 17, 2009
ASPEN – The Colorado Department of Transportation and a contractor are striping Highway 82 through Aspen this week. The work schedule and traffic impacts are as follows, weather permitting:
Through Wednesday, Aug. 19 (or later, should it rain): daytime striping from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; from the Grand Avenue Bridge in Glenwood Springs to Owl Creek Road outside of Aspen. Crews will observe the lane-closure restrictions for morning upvalley and afternoon downvalley traffic.
Starting Monday at 7 p.m. and continuing until about 6 a.m. Tuesday, crews will stripe the highway from Owl Creek Road east to the gate at Independence Pass (mile marker 57).
In the case of wet weather, striping work may go into Thursday and through the weekend