Cone Zones

The Town is responsible for maintaining all paved and unpaved roads in the Town. Maintenance includes road blading, street sweeping, snow removal, asphalt maintenance, signing and marking, shoulder work, roadway clean up, and concrete work. The Town of Erie uses a variety of approaches to extend the service life of a road. In addition to pothole filling and patching the Town uses hot chip seal, crack fill, slurry seal, double chip seal, mill, overlay, and chip seal.

Statistics

  • There are 138.5 miles of streets in Erie.
  • 15 miles of streets have aged past their remaining service life (15 years): County Line Road, Erie Parkway, Cheesman Street, Vista Parkway, Holbrook Street, Briggs Street.
  • In 2019, $1.5 million was spent on street overlay projects and $500,000 on street reconstruction projects.
  • Following a 2020 Street Improvement Project the annual cost of street maintenance ranges from $3-$4 million.

Current & Planned Projects

Below are the projects planned for construction in 2021. Dates shown are best estimates and may change due to weather and other factors. Construction hours for street projects are Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. unless given special approval by the Town for extended hours. 

Not all roads in and around Erie are the responsibility of the Town of Erie. State highways, county roads, and some other regional roads are maintained by other entities. Please check with CDOT, Boulder County, or Weld County for updates on those areas.

  1. 119th Street Lane Closures - Zone 3 Waterline Extension

    On June 24 and 25 the Town’s Contractor will be locating existing utilities on the west side of 119th Street, south of Rex Ranch Place. Read On...
  2. Traffic Advisory: County Line Road Closure Hwy 7 - Arapahoe Road

    County Line Road will be closed to traffic between Highway 7 and Arapahoe Road beginning June 28 through then end of summer. Read On...
  3. WCR 5 between Colliers Pkwy and WCR 10

    On Monday, June 14, WCR 5 will be fully closed (day and night) from Colliers Parkway north to WCR 10. The work is expected to last one week, weather permitting. Read On...
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Planned Projects

  1. West
  2. East
  3. North
  4. South

West

  • 119th Street 
    • Roundabout to Austin Street - Asphalt overlay, one lane closure
      April 29-May 1
    • Rex Ranch to Boulder County Open Space - Waterline work, one lane closure
      May 24-June 25
    • Boulder County Open Space to Arapahoe - Waterline work, one lane closure
      June 28-July 28
    • Arapahoe Road to Parkdale entrance - Waterline work, one lane closure
      July 28-30
  • County Line Road 
    • S. Main Street to Lafayette - Waterline work, one lane closure
      April 29-May 15
    • S. Main Street to Lafayette - Sewer line work, one lane closure
      June 9-12
    • S. Main Street to Lafayette - Storm sewer work, full closure - July/August
  • Crack Seal and Asphalt Patching
  • 111th Street
    • Flatirons Blvd to Schofield Farm - Utility work, full closure - June 7-29
    • Schofield Farm to Dickens Street - Utility work, full closure - June 30-July 18
    • Dickens Street to Morris Street - Utility work, full closure - July 19-Aug. 1
    • Morris Street to Arapahoe - Utility work, full closure - Aug. 2-17
    • Cone Zone Alert
  • Arapahoe Road 
    • Hwy 287 to Safeway access - Road widening, one lane closure - July/August
  • Erie Parkway 
    • County Line Road to Austin Street - Waterline work, one lane closure - July/August
  • Isabelle Road 
    • County Line Road to Austin Street - Waterline work, one lane closure
    • May/June
    • Cone Zone Alert