Riverbottom Drive Reconstruction

Project Summary


  • Designer: Del-Mont Consultants (Montrose, CO)
  • Contractor: Skip Huston Construction (Montrose, CO)
  • Final Construction Cost: $975k
  • Completed: May 2020

Project Overview:


This project will include a waterline extension, piping of the existing stormwater and irrigation ditch, widening of the roadway to include on-street parking in each direction, the addition of sidewalks down both sides of the street, and a reconfiguration of the intersection at Rio Grande Avenue.

In conjunction with this project, the Montrose Recreation District also renovated Holly Park situated on the northern side of Riverbottom Drive. Both projects were being made possible, in part, by a $500,000 Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) grant awarded to the city and Recreation District.