Canyon work to prompt brief Wednesday closures

By scott miller

GLENWOOD CANYON— The Colorado Department of Transportation has announced there will be intermittent closures of Interstate 70 between Grizzly Creek, Mile Marker 121, and the Hanging Lake Tunnel, on Wednesday and Sept. 29 for helicopter operations in Glenwood Canyon. Transportation officials anticipate between five and seven stops per day, each lasting less than 20 minutes. These stops will occur approximately every hour beginning shortly after 8 a.m. Stops will include pedestrian stops along the Glenwood Canyon bike path. “This is one of the last major hurdles we face in completing this project on time,” project engineer Adam Cornely said. “A …

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