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In all construction zones, motorists 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. 

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 here and can be retrieved through our automated system at 511 in New Mexico or 1-800-432-4269 from any line.

Interstates:

I-25, Mile Marker 5.7, Las Cruces

The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have lanes closures on the southbound driving right lane of Interstate 25 at milepost 5.7 for rock placement. Traffic will have reduced speed limits to 45 mph and area may be congested. Construction hours will be Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and is expected to be completed by April 2019.

I-10, Mile Marker 133 to 164, Las Cruces to Texas State Line

Valley Fence (Contractor) is currently performing guardrail replacement along Interstate 10 in Dona Ana Co. starting at milepost 133 to the Texas State line. Traffic will encounter lane closures including overnight closures intermittently on the westbound and eastbound passing left lanes from milepost 137 to 142. Expect reduced interstate speed limits for safety. No closures expected to exits or on/off ramps.

I-10, Mile Marker 85.5, Deming

The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have intermittent personnel and equipment on the roadway for bridge deck repairs. Traffic will encounter lane closures on the eastbound lanes. Speed limits will be reduced to 45 mph, closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Construction hours will be Monday through Thursday from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and is expected to be completed by March 2019.

US Roadways:

US 380, Mile Marker 14 to 23, San Antonio

The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers and equipment on US 380 due to “Fog Sealing” operations. Roadway will have lane closures with a flagging operation from milepost 16 to milepost 10. Speed limit will be reduced and traffic will encounter no center stripe. Construction will be from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. daily and is expected to be completed by March 2019.

State Roadways:

NM 152, Mile Marker 21 to 39, Black Range Closure

The NMDOT has CLOSED the gates on NM 152 (Black Range) from milepost 21 (approximately 5 miles east of San Lorenzo) to milepost 39 (Kingston) due to expected winter weather conditions making the roadway impassable. The roadway and gates will continue to be monitored; expected reopening on Monday February 25, 2019 or sooner if storm does not produce what is expected.

NM 186, Mile Marker 0 to 1.1, Anthony, NM

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with NMSU will be conducting bridge load testing on NM 186 (W O’Hara Rd) from milepost 0 to 1.1. Closures will be from 7:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m., opening to traffic overnight. Through traffic along NM 186 will have a detour in place. Closure is expected to last till 5:00 pm. on Friday March 1, 2019.

NM 1, Mile Marker 60, Socorro

H.O. Construction (Contractor) is currently performing drainage and erosion control to the Bridge Structure on NM 1 at milepost 60.2 to 60.5 in Socorro County. Traffic will be on one lane and a temporary traffic light has been installed for traffic control.  Construction hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by late summer 2019. 

NM 181, Mile Marker 3 to 4, T or C 

La Calerita (Contractor) is currently performing bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction operations to NM 181 in Sierra County. NM 181 will be CLOSED during construction with a detour in place. The closure will be 24 hours a day, construction hours will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by late summer 2019. 

NM 169, Mile Marker 30, Alamo

Kimo Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) due to weather operations are on partial suspension. Expected to resume operations in the spring.

NM 188 Valley Drive/ NM 28 Avenida de Mesilla, Las Cruces

AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is currently performing roadway reconstruction, utility replacements and lighting/signalization improvements on Valley Drive and Avenida de Mesilla. Currently the (2) active zones of construction are on Valley Drive from Picacho to Amador and on Avenida de Mesilla from Valley Drive to Hickory. The contractor will begin a seven (7) day work schedule with extended work hours in order to expedite the completion of the project to early 2020.

Valley Drive between Picacho and Amador, traffic is currently pushed into the southbound lanes as the northbound lanes are closed for construction. Hadley Drive is now open. Van Patten, Brownlee, McFee and Hayner will be closed at Valley for waterline and utility installation. These closures will be performed one at a time. Valley Drive is reduced to one lane in each direction at Avenida de Mesilla.

Avenida de Mesilla (NM 28), all traffic is currently pushed into the westbound lanes to allow complete reconstruction on eastbound lanes. Hickory south will be closed off of Avenida de Mesilla and traffic will be detoured to Rigsby, traffic will be allowed to use Hickory to go south towards businesses, but will not be allowed use south Hickory to access Avenida de Mesilla. This closure is anticipated to last 2 weeks. Hickory north will remain open.

Picacho (US 70) lanes are closed down to one lane only on both the eastbound and westbound lanes. The individual left and right turn lanes will remain open.

NM 15 “Pinos Altos”, Mile Marker 0 to 1.21, Silver City

TLC Construction (Contractor) will be continuing roadway reconstruction, installation of curb and gutter, sidewalk and bike lanes. Kimberly Street will be closed for construction, detour will be in place. Newsham will continue to be closed for subgrade preparation; Bosworth is open for business access only. Contractor's hours of operation will be from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through 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.

NM 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, Pete V Domenici Intl. Hwy. Traffic will encounter lane closures as well as detours with an 11’ width restriction in effect throughout the project, traffic will have only single lanes of travel both northbound and southbound. The work zone will be from milepost 4.5 to 5.8 working in the median. Airport Rd intersection will not be affected. Contractors' hours of operation will be from 7:00 am. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday; lane closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

NM 498 “Racetrack Drive” Mile Marker 0.600 to 0.900, Sunland Park 

Hasse Contracting Co., Inc. (Contractor) construction is currently on suspension. NM 498 is closed from Doniphan Drive to Futurity Drive; detour is in place on Sunland Park Drive.

NM 273 “McNutt Road” Mile Marker 0 - 3, Sunland Park

Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) continues with roadway reconstruction, rehabilitation, signalization & lighting along NM 273 “McNutt Rd”. Traffic is being diverted from southbound driving lanes to northbound driving lanes with a single lane of travel in each direction. 1st street (closing 2/25/19), 4th Street and Luna Dr. are closed for continued construction and utility relocation. Nighttime operations are now in effect as to minimize the impacts to business. The contractors' hours of operation will be from 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2019.

Las Cruces Projects – City of Las Cruces:

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.

Brownlee Avenue

From Second Street to Third Street will be closed 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.

Church Street

From Bowman Avenue to Griggs Street will have one lane closed 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.

Las Cruces Avenue

From Church Street to Campo Street and Main Street to Water Street will be closed 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.

Miranda Street

From Parker Avenue to Palmer Avenue will be closed to through 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.

Roadrunner Parkway

From Bataan Memorial West 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, follow the posted detour routes around the construction zone, and should proceed with caution.

Second Street

From Picacho Avenue to W Hadley Avenue will be closed 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.

Water Street

From Bowman Avenue to Griggs Street will have the west lane closed 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.

El Paso Projects – Go 10/Border West Expressway

Closures are posted on the TxDOT website here.

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

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