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UPDATE: Austin Bluffs Parkway Traffic Advisory
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Segment 2 Work Scheduled


Segment 2 Temporary Access Changes – Austin Bluffs Pkwy. Lane Reductions

Lane Reduction, Austin Bluffs Parkway Union Blvd. off-ramp

Beginning Wednesday, August 21 at 6:30 a.m. through Friday, September 6 at 5 p.m., the westbound Austin Bluffs Parkway off-ramp to Union Blvd will be reduced to one lane to accommodate construction of a new storm sewer. All lanes will reopen to traffic on Friday, September 6 at 5 p.m.

Lane Reduction, EB Austin Bluffs Parkway to American Drive

Beginning Wednesday, August 21 through Friday, September 6, eastbound Austin Bluffs Parkway will be reduced from three lanes to two at American Drive for construction of a new right turn lane. Beginning Monday, August 26 at 7 a.m., the right turn lane onto American will be closed. Traffic making right turns may use the through lane. All lanes will reopen to traffic on Friday, September 6 at 5 p.m.

Motorists should expect delays and are strongly advised to use alternate routes during this planned work. Posted signage, cones and flaggers will be present to help motorists safely navigate the area.  Access to businesses and homes will be maintained at all times.

For more information please contact the project hotline at 719-377-2436, or the project website at