County: The Cone Zone – Week Of Oct. 5

Dept. of Public Utilities: 

Various locations in White Rock and Los Alamos townsite – Asphalt patches 

GM Emulsion, under contract with the Department of Public Utilities, will patch asphalt at various locations and times throughout White Rock and the townsite where repairs to water lines occurred earlier in the summer. Work will begin Monday and continue through Friday.  Traffic control devices will be set up around the construction zones. 

Public Works Dept.: 

Barranca Mesa 3 Subdivision Improvements Project 

Crews will be paving Camino Encantado this week. 

Lane Closure on Sherwood Blvd 

Work continues for a water line tie-in; motorists may see a lane closure and flagging operations on Sherwood Blvd because of work on the Pinon Park Splash Pad project. 

Pedestrian, Sidewalks and ADA Accessibility Along Trinity Drive from Oppenheimer to 39th Street 

GM Emulsion continues construction along Trinity Drive removing curb and gutter and dilapidated asphalt in the buffer zone between curb and sidewalk. Construction crews continue placing new curb and gutter and colored concrete in the buffer space. Work in the area of Trinity 301 Apartments near Oppenheimer includes a partial closure to their driveway entrance as crews replace the valley gutter in sections. Access to the apartment building will be maintained. Crews continue replacing sections of sidewalks on the south side of Trinity; sidewalks will be closed off as they move toward Diamond Drive. 

Traffic & Streets Division: 

Ski Hill Road (Camp May Rd) 

Crews will be doing shoulder, drainage and asphalt patching on the road with flagging operations in place. Work will occur between 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.  

Other projects: 

NM502 Roundabout Construction & Road work (State DOT, Star Paving) 

No change to traffic control from last week. There is one lane open in each direction from Tewa Lp to DP Rd. Access to local streets from Tewa Lp to Arroyo Ln will still be provided. 

Access to Central Ave and 4th St from NM 502 remains closed for the next 2 weeks for construction of the roundabout. Central Ave and 4th St can still be accessed via Knecht Street. 

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Overhead Line Work: San Ildefonso Rd at Broadview Dr. and North Mesa Park 

On Tuesday and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Cablecom, LLC will be closing lanes along San Ildefonso Road near Broadview Drive and near North Mesa Park to work on overhead lines. Through traffic with a flagging operation will be in place in both locations. Sidewalks and shoulders will be closed. For concerns or issues, please contact Cablecom, LLC project manager, Javier Gonzalez at 505-260-5688. 

DP Rd (Work related to Canyon Walk Apts and The Bluffs) 

Qualcon Builders, LLC – 120 DP Road Utility Infrastructure Replacement 

Phase 1 of construction began September 14th and will continue for approximately 10 weeks.  

This past week, work began on the trenching and installation of a sewer pipe along the north side of DP Rd.  During the week of October 5, trenching work and placement of the sewer line will continue along the north side of the section of DP Rd from Canyon Rim Trail to Fire Station #2.  During these trenching activities, portions of DP Rd will be restricted to one lane traffic, controlled by a flagged/signaled system. Access to businesses will be maintained.  

Vehicles and pedestrian traffic are urged to follow all traffic control devices and maintain a safe distance from the work zones listed above. 

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