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07/13/18 - U.S. 60/84 resurfacing work in Roosevelt County
Clovis – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will invest $3.8 million to resurface nearly 10 miles of U.S. 60/84 in Roosevelt County. Work includes resurfacing U.S. 60/84 from mile marker 342 to mile marker to 352 near Taiban. Read more...

07/06/18 - NM 152 Roadway Closure (MP 21 to MP 39) Kingston, NM
Kingston: The New Mexico Department of Transportation District One office (NMDOT) has posted an alert for Monday July 16, 2018 to Wednesday July 18, 2018: Read more...

07/06/18 - Interstate 10 (Mile Post 96) Deming, NM
Deming: The New Mexico Department of Transportation District One office (NMDOT) has posted an alert for Monday July 9, 2018: The New Mexico Department of Transportation will have maintainers on the roadway for bridge and roadway repairs. Traffic will encounter lanes closures on the westbound passing (left) lane west of Akela. Speed limits will be reduced to 55 mph, 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. Monday through Thursday from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm. Construction is expected to be completed by August 2018. Read more...

07/06/18 - I-25/NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) DDI Interchange Striping Operations To Begin – July 3
Santa Fe - The New Mexico Department of Transportation will begin nighttime striping operations on the I-25/NM14 (Cerrillos Road) Diverging Diamond Interchange south of Santa Fe. Starting July 3rd -5th – NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) northbound and southbound lanes will have intermittent lane closures from 8:00 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. each night. Traffic can expect minor delays. Read more...

06/29/18 - Valley Drive/Avenida de Mesilla Intersection Project LC00160R (NM 188 MP 1.4 to 3.0/NM 28 MP 29.7 to 29.9) Las Cruces, NM
Las Cruces: The New Mexico Department of Transportation District One office (NMDOT) has posted a closure alert for Monday July 2, 2018: Read more...

06/29/18 - District One Traffic Report for the week of July 1st to 8th
PLEASE NOTE: Conditions are subject to change without notice. Double fines for speeding in work zones may be in effect. For more information log onto www.nmroads.com or call 511. Read more...

06/27/18 - NM 152 Roadway Closure (MP 21 to MP 39) Kingston, NM
Kingston: The New Mexico Department of Transportation District One office (NMDOT) has posted an alert for Monday July 16, 2018 and Tuesday July 17, 2018: Read more...

06/25/18 - NM 90 (MP 0 to 22.6) Lordsburg, NM
Ami Evans, Public Information Officer for the New Mexico Department of Transportation District One at (575) 640-5981 (office) or ami.evans@state.nm.us. Read more...

06/25/18 - I-25/NM 14 (Cerrillos Road) DDI Interchange Nighttime Paving Operations To Begin – June 24
For more information, contact Rosanne Rodriguez, NMDOT District Five Public Information Officer at 505-205-4992 or by email at Rosanne.Rodriguez@state.nm.us. Read more...

06/22/18 - I-25 San Antonio to Jefferson Project
I-25 northbound & southbound at Exit 230 (San Mateo Blvd): ALERT---June 22nd (Friday) I-25 NB will be closed from 8 PM to 5 AM nightly. June 23rd (Saturday) I-25 SB will be closed from 8 PM to 7 AM nightly. June 25th (Monday) I-25 SB will be closed from 8 PM to 5 AM nightly. Detours shall be provided Read more...

06/22/18 - Governor Susana Martinez Announces New Ad to Combat DWI in New Mexico Also Announces 100 Days and Nights of Summer
Santa Fe, NM – Today, Governor Susana Martinez unveiled a new TV ad to fight DWI in New Mexico reminding New Mexicans that there is no excuse making it okay to get behind the wheel after drinking alcohol. The Governor also announced the start of 100 Days and Nights of Summer – an increase in law enforcement presence to crackdown on DWI and other dangerous driving habits on New Mexico’s roads and highways. Read more...

06/19/18 - Repair work to start on Portales Pedestrian Bridge over U.S. 70
Portales – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will begin repair work to the pedestrian bridge over U.S. 70 adjacent Eastern New Mexico University Portales. Read more...

06/19/18 - NM 511 Chip Seal Pavement Preservation Lane Closures To Begin June 19
Santa Fe - The New Mexico Department of Transportation will begin chip seal pavement preservation work on NM 511 from mile marker 18.20 to mile marker 32.3 north of Navajo Dam to the Colorado State Line. Read more...

06/15/18 - District One Traffic Report
PLEASE NOTE: Conditions are subject to change without notice. Double fines for speeding in work zones may be in effect. Read more...

06/14/18 - U.S. 62/180 Resurfacing Work in Lea County
Hobbs – The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will invest $1.7 million to resurface approximately 7 miles of U.S. 62/180 near Hobbs in Lea County this summer. Read more...

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