CDOT Townsend Avenue Overlay Project

Asphalt Milling Operations on HillcrestProject Summary

  • Project Award: December 2021
  • Estimated Completion Date: October 2022
  • Project Designer: Colorado Department of Transportation
  • Construction Contractor: United Companies (Montrose, CO)
  • Construction Cost:  $9.7M (Funded and Managed by the Colorado Department of Transportation)

Project Overview

The Colorado Department of Transportation will be repaving Townsend Avenue within the City of Montrose throughout the summer of 2022. This project will remove (mill) the upper surfaces of the roadway and overlay the street with 2.5 inches of new asphalt. 

In order to limit traffic impacts, the project will take place primarily during the overnight hours. Lane shifts and detours are possible during working hours, which will typically run from 7:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.  

The project is being funded and managed by the Colorado Department of Transportation. Any questions regarding the project may be directed to the Public Information Manager Jill Haga at (970) 316-1145 or via email.