Photos: Four-lane extension coming to U.S. Highway 550 south of Durango

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Photos: Four-lane extension coming to U.S. Highway 550 south of Durango

Three more miles of U.S. Highway 550 will become four lanes south of Durango. The extension is possible because of cost-savings provided by Lawrence Construction on the project to connect the highway to the Grandview Interchange. At 6 a.m. Monday, 12 concrete bridge girders, each 140 feet long and 185,000 pounds, will be transported to the Highway 550 project site near the interchange. Traffic will be stopped three times as trucks pass through the intersection of highways 160 and 172. Traffic will also be stopped for a similar delivery Thursday. For more information, visit https://www.codot.gov/projects/us550-us160-connectionsouth.
This house will be raised to make way for the widening of U.S. Highway 550 to four lanes south of Durango. An additional 3 miles of the highway will be widened to four lanes.
Three more miles of U.S. Highway 550 will become four lanes south of Durango. The extension is possible because of cost-savings provided by Lawrence Construction on the project to connect the highway to the Grandview Interchange.

Photos: Four-lane extension coming to U.S. Highway 550 south of Durango

Three more miles of U.S. Highway 550 will become four lanes south of Durango. The extension is possible because of cost-savings provided by Lawrence Construction on the project to connect the highway to the Grandview Interchange. At 6 a.m. Monday, 12 concrete bridge girders, each 140 feet long and 185,000 pounds, will be transported to the Highway 550 project site near the interchange. Traffic will be stopped three times as trucks pass through the intersection of highways 160 and 172. Traffic will also be stopped for a similar delivery Thursday. For more information, visit https://www.codot.gov/projects/us550-us160-connectionsouth.
This house will be raised to make way for the widening of U.S. Highway 550 to four lanes south of Durango. An additional 3 miles of the highway will be widened to four lanes.
Three more miles of U.S. Highway 550 will become four lanes south of Durango. The extension is possible because of cost-savings provided by Lawrence Construction on the project to connect the highway to the Grandview Interchange.
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