Interstate-25 – Security and Effectivity Enhancements
The enhancements to I-25 addressed on this undertaking are positioned alongside an roughly 7.5-mile section of south I-25 starting at South Academy Boulevard and increasing to the Santa Fe Avenue (U.S. Freeway 85/87) exit at Fountain (MP 128), which exits to Gate 19 of Fort Carson. The undertaking contains:
- Substitute of two bridges crossing over South Academy Boulevard
- Widening of each inside and out of doors shoulders and putting in security enhancements
- Concrete floor remedy overlay to supply an improved using floor
- Set up of median barrier
- Rehab and widening work on 4 bridges
- Set up of an I-25 southbound deceleration lane on the interchange with Colorado Freeway 16
South Academy Boulevard Widening Venture
The enhancements to South Academy Boulevard on this undertaking are positioned on South Academy Boulevard on the southern mile and a half of this arterial highway from the I-25 interchange, crossing U.S. Freeway 85/ 87, and persevering with to the highway’s method to Milton Proby Parkway (which connects to Powers Boulevard/CO 21). Building focuses on widening an roughly 1.5-mile part of South Academy Boulevard from two lanes to a few in every path to alleviate recurring congestion. The undertaking contains improved drainage services, lighting, striping, and expanded shoulders, modified merge lanes, sound partitions and bridgework. The undertaking is predicted to be full by early 2026. This undertaking is managed by El Paso County.
ABOUT: MILITARY ACCESS, MOBILITY & SAFETY IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM BUILD GRANT
The Army Entry, Mobility & Security Enchancment program is partially funded by way of an $18 million BUILD grant award from the US Division of Transportation. The supply of those enhancements will strengthen and improve the redundancy of strategic motion between the nationally vital El Paso County army installations of Fort Carson, Peterson and Schriever Area Pressure Bases, and Cheyenne Mountain Area Pressure Station.
PROJECT CONTACT INFORMATION
Web site: https://www.codot.gov/tasks/militaryaccesssafetyimprovements
Electronic mail: I25CO94.firstname.lastname@example.org