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

White Sands Missile Range Notification

For information regarding closures, you may call WSMR at 678-1178 or 678-2222 for updates.  


I-25 & University Ave, Mile Marker 1, Las Cruces 

La Calerita Construction, LLC (Contractor) project is now substantially complete. The contractor will continue to work on a list of final required construction activities.

Expect intermittent shoulder and lane closures. Dec. 1st from 9 a.m. until noon a closure will be in place on S. Triviz Drive under the University Bridge, detours will be in place. It is expected that work will continue through November 2021. Regular work hours are Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Questions, comments, or concerns: visit

I-25, Mile Marker 34 to 39, Rincon

Mountain States Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) will be continuing a roadway reconstruction project on I-25 north of Las Cruces. A detour crossover will be in place, all traffic will be shifted into the southbound lanes utilizing crossover detour and barrier wall separation. The Rincon, exit 35 northbound on and off ramps will be closed, southbound exit is open, follow detour signage. Hours of operation will be from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Traffic control will remain in place 24/7.

I-10, Mile Marker 21 to 23, Lordsburg

AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is currently working on the bridge deck on the eastbound lanes. Traffic is currently rerouted to the eastbound I-10 lanes as the contractor begins construction of the westbound I-10 bridge. Demolition of the westbound bridge over Main St. is started Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2021, and will continue Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021. During this time, Main Street will be closed to all traffic below the bridge between the hours of 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. Eastbound and westbound on and off-ramps will remain open during demolition. Detour signage will be in place to direct traffic towards alternate routes. Animas St. will be unaffected and can be used in place of Main St. 

Daily hours of operation are 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Traffic control will remain in place 24/7.

I-10, Mile Marker 24.9 to 35, Lordsburg

Mountain States Construction, Inc. (Contractor) will be continuing a pavement preservation project on I-10 from milepost from milepost 24.9 (Lordsburg East) to milepost 35. Drivers can expect overnight lane closures on both the eastbound and westbound lanes as needed. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed winter of 2021. 

US Roadways:

US 180, Mile Marker 114 to 115, Silver City

James Hamilton Construction Company (Contractor) will be completing roadwork on US 180. Roadway is open to traffic.  Striping is scheduled to be completed next week, use caution for slow moving vehicles. Contractor hours of operation will be Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m. This project is estimated to be completed by end of fall 2021.

US 70, Mile Marker 166-168, Las Cruces/San Augustine Pass 

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing roadway repairs due to flooding on US 70 from milepost 170 to 168. Lane closures will be in place on the eastbound and westbound passing lanes as needed, speed limits will be reduced to 45 mph. Closures will be in place Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 pm until December 20, 2021. 

State Roadways:

NM 273 Mile Marker 2, Sunland Park

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing roadway repairs on NM 273 “McNutt Road” at milepost 2. The driving right lane is expected to be closed through November 30th. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, and be cautious of personnel and equipment in the area. 

NM 404 and I-10 Bridge Replacement, Anthony 

AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is continuing with roadwork and replacement of the NM 404 Bridge over I-10 at milepost 162, Anthony exit. Traffic is open to one lane in each direction. Daily contractor hours of operation are from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Traffic control will remain in place 24/7.

NM 187 “El Camino Real”, Mile Marker 16.93 to 31.1, Arrey-Caballo 

FNF Construction, Inc. (Contractor) is continuing with replacement of Bridges located in Arrey and Caballo. A shoo-fly diversion is in place at Seco Creek (MP 26.6). NM 187 is completely open to traffic. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday. 

Chip Seal Projects, Grant Co:

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will be performing “Fog Sealing and Brooming” operations in Grant Co.  Speed limits will be reduced, no center stripe with loose gravel on roadway. Traffic will encounter lane drops with pilot car and flagging operations.    

Roadways affected will be:

NM 15 from mile marker 43 to 28, Cliff Dwellings

City of Las Cruces Projects:

Peachtree Hills Road

Due to storm drain upgrades as part of new residential development, Peachtree Hills Road between Sonoma Ranch Boulevard and Metro Park Street will be closed while Renegade Construction, LLC places concrete box culverts. A detour will be in place throughout the duration of the construction and traffic will be guided through Sirocco Avenue and Metro Park Street.  

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