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US 50 Little Blue Creek Canyon between MP 123 and MP 127 


This information is specific to the US 50 Little Blue Creek Canyon MP 123 – MP 127

US 50 Little Blue Creek Canyon is in its final construction season. Over the next two to three months, project crews will finalize the last sections of roadway and guardrail work to complete the project.


TRAFFIC IMPACTS [Updated information posted on May 31, 2024] 

US 50 Update: Construction crews will begin roadway paving operations next week, beginning Monday, June 3, for three weeks. To accommodate the paving schedule, the following roadway impacts will occur:


Daytime Schedule

One-lane alternating traffic Mondays – Fridays from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


Nighttime Schedule

The nightwork schedule for paving is Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursday evenings, beginning at 6:00 p.m. and ending at 4:00 a.m., with one-lane alternating traffic.

Nighttime Roadway Travel 

No nighttime full roadway closures will be scheduled. 


Weekend Travel

US 50 will OPEN to two-way traffic with no delays from Fridays at 6:00 PM to Mondays at 7:00 AM. 


Width restrictions in place: The width restriction is lifted. 

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