Below is information regarding lane closures and detours impacting the City of Thornton.
92nd Avenue and Colorado Boulevard Closure
92nd Avenue will be closed to all traffic between Colorado Boulevard and Albion Street from January 30th, 2017 to February 20th, 2017. Local traffic from the Remington neighborhood (bounded by Colorado Boulevard, 94th Place, Riverdale Road, and 91st Drive) will not be able to enter or exit the neighborhood on 92nd Avenue during this time.
The detour route for eastbound 92nd Avenue is north on Colorado Boulevard, then east on 94th Avenue and then south on Bellaire Street to 92nd Avenue. The detour route for westbound 92nd Avenue is north on Bellaire Street, then west on 94th Avenue, and then south on Colorado Boulevard to 92nd Avenue.
The closure is for the replacement of a pressure reducing valve for municipal water which is located underground between Colorado Boulevard and Albion Street on 92nd Avenue.
West Sprat Platte Reservoir Trail Closure
The South Platte River Trail along the south side of the West Sprat and Cooley Reservoirs is closed due to construction activities at the West Sprat Reservoir and flood damage at the Cooley Reservoir. A temporary trail has been constructed along the west side of the West Sprat Reservoir to create a pedestrian detour route that runs north along the west side of the reservoir to 100th Avenue and connects to the Riverdale trail and Margaret Carpenter Recreation Center trails. The South Platte River trail connecting 104th Avenue and the South Platte River will be closed until further notice.