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[ARCHIVED] Elk Creek Road Culvert (0.4 miles north of US-285), Evergreen, CO 80439

The original item was published from September 28, 2021 12:11 PM to June 1, 2022 2:39 PM

Project Background:

Link to Elk Creek Road culvert map.The culvert in this location includes several existing corrugated metal pipes. The county recently had these pipe inspected and determined the existing conditions of these pipes warrants replacement of the culvert.

Project Scope:

The project entails replacement of the existing corrugated metal pipes with a reinforced concrete box culvert. The box culvert will include Redi-Rock wingwalls. The project also includes installing riprap areas on the upstream and downstream sides of the culvert for erosion protection.

Project Schedule:

The project started in November. The contractor completed 75% of the project by the end of January, but due to winter weather, the county allowed the contractor to pause construction activities until April. Construction work was completed before the end of April.

Project Impact on Traffic:

With the project completion, there will be no additional impacts to traffic.