Overnight tunnel closures begin Monday

8th July, 2016 by

By scott miller

SUMMIT COUNTY — Overnight closures at the Eisenhower-Johnson Memorial Tunnels are scheduled to begin Monday to test the fire suppression systems installed in 2015 as a part of the $20 million Fixed Fire Suppression System project to improve safety at the tunnels.The westbound tunnel will be closed overnight from July 11 through July 14. The eastbound tunnel will be closed overnight from July 18 through July 21. Closures will be in effect from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. each night and drivers will be detoured over Loveland Pass. There will also be a right lane closure at the north tunnel …

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