Vail Pass work will close lanes Tues-Thurs |

Vail Pass work will close lanes Tues-Thurs

Daily News staff report

EAGLE/SUMMIT COUNTIES – Tuesday, July 10, through Thursday, July 12, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will perform minor highway maintenance work on eastbound I-70 at Vail Pass from mile marker (MM) 181 to MM 184.

CDOT crews will close the right lane of eastbound I-70 between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. each day. The speed limit will be reduced in the area to 55 MPH. Minor delays should be expected through the area and drivers are urged to build extra travel time. Motorists are reminded to obey all road signs and flaggers, and to drive Slow for the Cone Zone through the work zone.

To receive real-time updates about road conditions, visit and click on the green cell phone icon in the upper right hand corner of the page. Updates are also available via Twitter @coloradodot and on the CDOT Facebook page at

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