2019 PROJECTS AND CURRENT ROAD CLOSURES
|Crews head out on one plow shift from 3:00 a.m. to noon if there is more than 4 to 6 inches of snow on the road. If less than 4 to 6 inches of snow falls, a limited crew will be sent out starting at 6:00 a.m.|
There is no plowing between 3:00 p.m. and 3:00 a.m. The County crews do plow on weekends and holidays following the same shifts as during the week if there is more than 4 to 6 inches of snow.
Should you have any questions, please call the Routt County Public Works Department at (970) 870-5552.
2019 Project Schedule
Major Bridges - schedule in progress
Crack Seal - County crews apply crack seal to paved roads as part of preventive maintenance to preserve asphalt pavement, April – May
Dust Suppression - County crews combined with a contractor apply mag chloride for suppression to the County’s higher volume unpaved roads in May - June
Annual Road Striping – The County selects a striping contractor to stripe roads in two sessions. The first as soon as weather and schedules allow around June and the second after the overlay and chip seal projects in September
Asphalt Patching - County crews patch and repair asphalt roads as part of the pavement maintenance program
Overlay/ Chipseal - July through August
Culvert Replacement - Annual culvert replacements to maintain drainage ways
Gravel Roads - Annual regravel of roads by County crews