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Air Quality Alerts

14 Alerts
August 17, 2022 11:08 AM

Aug. 15 - ECC Station

The BoulderAIR station located at the Erie Community Center recorded a methane plume with a peak concentration of 9,000ppb at 4:40 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 15.

Winds were light (1.22m/s) and out of the south (189.9°). Heavier alkaline and VOC concentrations...

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July 26, 2022 10:20 AM

July 26 - High Particulate Matter Readings

The current high and sustained Particulate Matter (PM) 10 and PM 2.5 readings which began in the afternoon on July 25 at the Boulder AIR ECC monitoring station are being investigated.

At this time, Boulder AIR experts suspect that the readings are an...

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July 26, 2022 9:52 AM

July 32 - Methane Detection: BoulderAIR ECC Air Station

The BoulderAIR ECC Station detected peak methane concentrations of 5,328 ppb on July 23, 2022 at approximately 12:07 a.m. The plume was detected for approximately 30 minutes beginning at 11:40 p.m. on July 22.

Since exposure to methane in the...

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June 27, 2022 9:21 AM

June 27 - Air Quality Detection: BoulderAIR ECC Station

The BoulderAIR ECC station detected peak methane concentrations of 5,293 ppb on June 27 at approximately 12:40 a.m. The plume was detected beginning at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 26.

Since exposure to methane in the environment is not known to cause any...

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June 23, 2022 3:30 PM

June 22 - Air Quality Detection: BoulderAIR ECC Station

The BoulderAIR ECC station detected peak methane concentrations of 11,118 ppb on June 22, 2022 at approximately 9:10 p.m. The plume was detected for approximately one hour beginning at 8:30 p.m.

Since exposure to methane in the environment is not known...

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May 27, 2022 2:00 PM

May 19 - BoulderAIR ECC Station Methane Detection

The plume was detected for approximately 5 hours beginning at 3:30 am. Since exposure to methane in the environment is not known to cause any adverse health effects, there are no established Heath Guideline Values associated with methane, though it is a...

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May 27, 2022 1:00 PM

May 1 - Preliminary Air Quality Report - Ajax Kenosha Farms

The Preliminary Air Quality Report for the May 1, 2022 triggered canister at the Ajax Kenosha Farms Air Monitoring Station is available at https://trello.com/c/ttJsu6sr. Canister analysis shows continued evidence for a valid TVOC emission source...

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May 26, 2022 10:00 AM

May 18 - Repair and Maintenance to Ajax Landfill South Air Monitoring Station

Recent canister triggering events between the dates of April 28 and May 18 at the Landfill South Station was likely due to a mechanical malfunction with the individual sensor unit. This specific station was installed due to an upgrade process that...

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May 24, 2022 4:00 PM

May 8 - BoulderAIR ECC Station Fuel Detection

The ECC VOC plume event detected on May 8th at 6:05 a.m. shows a chemical signature that suggests that the plume originated from a release of liquid petroleum hydrocarbon fuel, such as gasoline or diesel fumes. During the peak, natural gas tracers, e.g....

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April 4, 2022 2:49 PM

April 3 - BoulderAIR ECC Station Methane Detection

The plume was detected for approximately 25 minutes and the elevated methane was not accompanied by other Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) measured. Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment (CDPHE) has been notified of the event.

Additional...

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March 24, 2022 1:07 PM

March 24 - Reports Available on Ajax Dashboard

Reports are for: Landfill North (March 2), Kenosha Farms (March 2), Landfill Northeast (March 4), Landfill South (March 4), Landfill Northeast (March 8), and Landfill Northeast (March 8). These full, completed reports are now available for viewing on the...

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March 14, 2022 10:40 AM

March 14 - Erie Landfill Northeast & North

The event at the Landfill Northeast station is part of a period of sustained elevated readings, which are being assessed to determine whether the readings are a result of instrument sensor signal shift, or an actual elevation in VOCs in the area.

The...

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March 10, 2022 8:54 AM

March 10 Follow-Up: Landfill Northeast Station

This judgement can be difficult, as the sensor on the station is responding to levels over 900 VOCs, but the CSU laboratory is only measuring ~50 in the canister. There is a possibility that real VOCs are being detected, but aren’t able to be collected or...

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March 8, 2022 12:01 PM

March 8 - Erie Landfill Northeast

This represents the third triggering event at this station in as many weeks and analysis from contracted atmospheric experts has been requested.

Additional information, including analysis of the canister, will follow as it becomes available. Analysis...

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Coal Creek Disc Golf Course

2 Alerts
April 15, 2022 3:15 PM

MAINTENANCE CLOSURE: Thursday, April 21

These maintenance operations are weather permitting and any updates to the scheduled will be shared here.

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March 14, 2022 1:39 PM

CLOSURE: Erie Singletrack Trails

CLOSURE NOTICE: The Erie Singletrack Trails remain closed as of Monday, March 14 due to wet and muddy conditions. With additional moisture in the forecast, staff anticipates the closure lasting at least for the next weeks. Please continue to respect all...

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Cone Zones

18 Alerts
September 16, 2022 2:00 PM

Landscaping Work on WCR 5 to Begin Sept. 19

Starting Monday, Sept. 19 the Colliers Hill Metro District’s contractor, ArrowJ, will begin landscaping within the newly completed Weld County Road 5 roadway.

Starting Monday, Sept. 19 the Colliers Hill Metro District’s contractor, ArrowJ, will begin landscaping within the newly completed Weld County Road 5 roadway. This landscaping will take place throughout the newly improved corridor between Erie Parkway at...

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Latest Update:

September 23, 2022 8:46 AM

On Saturday, Sept. 24, Arrow J Landscaping will be hauling in material for landscape work while utilizing the southbound lane of WCR 5 from WCR 10 south to Flora View Drive. For this work, the southbound lanes of WCR 5 will be closed from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday only.  All southbound traffic will be detoured west on WCR 10, then south onto Horizon Blvd, then east onto Flora View Drive where traffic can access WCR 5 at the Flora View Drive intersection. 

 

The northbound lane of traffic will have full access maintained throughout. The closure on the southbound lanes will be removed by 7 p.m. on Saturday evening. 

 

Motorists, pedestrians, and bicyclists are urged to pay close attention to traffic control signs, reduce speeds and, if possible, avoid the construction area. Delays may occur and alternate routes are strongly recommended.

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September 6, 2022 8:00 AM

Erie Parkway Mill and Overlay Begins Sept. 12

Starting on Sept. 12 through Sept. 30, A Town of Erie contractor will begin a mill and overlay project of westbound and eastbound Erie Parkway between County Line Road and Briggs Street.

Starting on Sept. 12 through Sept. 30, A Town of Erie contractor will begin a mill and overlay project of westbound and eastbound Erie Parkway between County Line Road and Briggs Street. Frequent traffic shifts and lane closures are expected during the...

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September 23, 2022 8:33 AM

On Saturday, Sept. 24 the contractor working on the Erie Parkway mill and overlay will be paving on Erie Parkway eastbound, starting at Powers Street working towards Briggs Street. They anticipate work to occur between 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Motorists, pedestrians, and bicyclists are urged to pay close attention to traffic control signs, reduce speeds and, if possible, avoid the construction area. Delays may occur.

August 31, 2022 8:00 AM

Town-wide Street Striping will Begin Sept. 6

Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 6, a contractor working for the Public Works department will begin applying fresh striping paint to streets in various locations throughout the Town of Erie.

Street striping of all designated streets is expected to be completed by the end of September. The striping consists of yellow centerlines, white edge lines, and white turn movement lines.

Work will be performed between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through...

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August 31, 2022 8:00 AM

Weld County Project - WCR 10 Paving Starts Sept. 12

Weld County Department of Public Works will be paving WCR 10 between WCR 5 and WCR 7 beginning Monday, Sept. 12.

The Weld County Department of Public Works will be paving WCR 10 between WCR 5 and WCR 7 beginning Monday, Sept. 12. Detour signage will be places within Erie limits though this project is fully managed by Weld County. Work is expected to wrap up by Oct....

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August 11, 2022 5:55 PM

NEW Stop Signs: Colliers and Horizon and Horizon and Flora View

Please be alert at all intersections, and especially at:

• Colliers Pkwy and Horizon
• Flora View and Horizon

Public Works reports that these are temporary and will be removed once work on WCR5 and the appropriate sidewalks are finished.

August 9, 2022 12:57 PM

Sidewalk along Flora View near WCR5

On August 9, the contractor responsible for the sidewalks along Flora View Drive near WCR5, responded to Town Engineers' inquiry into the status.

On August 9, the contractor responsible for the sidewalks along Flora View Drive near WCR5, responded to the Town Engineers' status check. IHC reported that they will begin pouring concrete late this week (August 8) with an anticipated completion by the...

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July 12, 2022 1:00 PM

Lane Shifts on Hwy 7, West of County Line Road – July 13

Beginning Wednesday, July 13 through Tuesday, Nov. 1, the contractor HEI Civil will be installing a new streetlight and will be doing extensive road reconstruction on Hwy 7, just west of County Line Road.

Beginning Wednesday, July 13 through Tuesday, Nov. 1, the contractor HEI Civil will be installing a new streetlight and will be doing extensive road reconstruction on Hwy 7, just west of County Line Road. This timeline is weather dependent and may be...

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June 2, 2022 8:00 AM

WCR 7 at Erie Parkway Closed to Thru Traffic

PLEASE REVIEW LATEST UPDATES IN THIS ALERT AT BOTTOM OF PAGE.

This closure coincides with the Erie Parkway & WCR 7 Intersection Improvement project.

During construction, access to Erie Parkway from WCR 7 on the north will closed to all thru-traffic. Only local traffic (residents living on WCR 7) will be allowed...

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Latest Update:

August 8, 2022 2:30 PM

Northbound County Road 7 Open.
Southbound County Road 7 Closed.


The construction manager for the County Road 7 improvements has opened northbound County Road 7 from Erie Parkway.  

Southbound traffic is prohibited as Colorado Paving crews expand and pave this section.  

A new signal requires extensive planning and fabrication. The signal was designed and the construction contract has been awarded.  Once the signal components arrive, an install could occur in the Spring of 2023. 



May 26, 2022 9:45 AM

Erie Pkwy west of Briggs - May 31

Eastbound Lane Closure Erie Pkwy west of Briggs May 31...

What/Where: Single eastbound lane closure on Erie Pkwy west of Briggs Street.
Why: Crews will be extending the right turn deceleration lane for the new Circle K site.
When: Starting May 31
Who: Neumark Commercial Builders

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May 26, 2022 9:35 AM

Erie Pkwy. and Highlands Blvd. - May 31

Intermittent temporary lane closures for traffic signal.

What/Where: Intermittent temporary lane closures around Erie Parkway and Highlands Boulevard.
Why: Crews will be working to bring the new traffic signal online.
When: Starting May 31 with an estimated duration of seven working days.
Who: Lumin8.

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May 3, 2022 9:24 AM

Weld County Road 5 Fiber Line Work - May 9

On Monday May 9, Pauley Construction will begin utility work at the intersection of Weld County Road 4 and Weld County Road 5 to meet fiber demand needs for newly constructed neighborhoods. The work is expected to last through June 3.

The work will extend to the north on WCR 5 to a completion point at the intersection of Erie Parkway and WCR 5. The portion of work conducted near Erie High School will be completed after school lets out each day.

For this work, traffic will be...

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April 25, 2022 3:51 PM

UPDATE: Erie Parkway Waterline Improvements Project

Click for an update on the construction schedule for the Erie Parkway Reuse Waterline Project. The purpose of this water pipeline project is to supplement the supply of reuse water for landscape irrigation at the Erie Community Center.

The major construction activities will include traffic control, trench excavation, pipeline construction, trench backfilling, asphalt paving, and erosion/silt control. Generally, construction work will take place between 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through...

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March 7, 2022 3:30 PM

Weld County Road 5 Improvement Project Begins March 14

Beginning March 14, the Town of Erie will kick off the continuation of the WCR 5 Improvements Project. As a reminder, this project started in the summer of 2021 with utility work in and around the roadway.

The next six phases of work will ultimately increase safety for vehicles, pedestrians, and cyclists and will improve traffic flow through the area.

Included in the plans for the WCR 5 Improvement Project is to:
• Widen WCR 5 along the whole corridor
•...

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Latest Update:

March 16, 2022 4:12 PM

Today the contractor and the Town determined it was necessary to add a temporary stop sign at the intersection of WCR 5 and Flora View Drive to help with traffic flow. A more sturdy sign will be installed next week. Please be aware of your surroundings and obey all traffic signs including this stop sign and all detour signage. Visit www.erieco.gov/WCR5 for more project details.

Stop sign in the middle of the road

February 25, 2022 12:58 PM

Streetlight Outage at Erie Pkwy and Briggs St. - March 2

Starting March 2 at 8 a.m., a Town of Erie Contractor will be preforming work at southwest corner of Erie Parkway and Briggs Street.

This is the corner closest to the Boulder Community Health facility. The contractor will be replacing a Traffic Control Signal Cabinet including all components associated with the cabinet. This piece of equipment was damaged in an auto accident on Jan....

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February 24, 2022 10:32 AM

Utility Work at WCR5 and Erie Parkway - Feb. 28

Beginning on Monday, Feb. 28 through Tuesday, March 1, Ward Electric - a contractor working with United Power - will be finishing work on an electrical line at the intersection of WCR5 and Erie Pkwy. This work is weather permitting.

For this project the right turn lane of eastbound Erie Pkwy at WCR5 will be closed during the limited daytime hours of 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This timing was chosen to avoid school drop-off and pickup times.

Motorists, pedestrians, and bicyclists are urged...

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February 7, 2022 1:50 PM

Lane Closure on E. County Line Road Beginning Feb. 9

Beginning Wednesday, Feb. 9, as part of the Safer Main Streets project, contractor CTL Thompson will be drilling test bores hole to investigate the subgrade of the road along northbound E. County Line Road.

This work is expected to last two days and will require a mobile lane closure on E County Line Road, between Telleen Avenue and Evans Street, during the hours of 9 a.m.-4 p.m. A mobile land closure means that a single lane will be closed, but the specific...

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November 22, 2021 3:34 PM

Early Morning Concrete Work - Nine Mile Corner

This concrete pour will begin at 5 a.m. with the pump trucks on site as early as 4 a.m.

On Tuesday, Nov. 23, the contractor for the work at Nine Mile Corner, Brinkmann Constructors, will be placing concrete as part of the Lowes project. Due to the availability and logistics of placing such a large quantity of concrete, this pour will begin...

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October 18, 2021 2:57 PM

Arapahoe Road & northbound Hwy 287

Work will be performed on the east side of the intersection of Highway 287 and Arapahoe Road with lane closures to the northbound turn lane on Arapahoe Road onto 287.

On Tuesday, October 19th, 2021, between 11 a.m. and 1:00 p.m., the contractor (Brinkmann) for the developer (Evergreen) will be performing work in the CDOT ROW on the east side of the intersection of Highway 287 and Arapahoe Road. The work will be in the...

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Latest Update:

January 9, 2022 11:07 AM

On Monday, January 10, 2022, as part of the development work for the Nine Mile Project, a contractor will be filling in potholes in Arapahoe Road near the private drive into the Safeway shopping center and Lowes. The work is expected to begin after 9 a.m. and last a few hours. Single lane traffic control will be in place and traffic will be fully open in both directions. 

Motorists, pedestrians and bicyclists are urged to pay close attention to traffic control signs and reduce speeds in this area. 

For more information on this project, please email Evergreen Developers or email Town of Erie Construction Inspectors.

Crash Alerts

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Municipal Court

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Recycling Center Closure

1 Alert
September 14, 2022 2:49 PM

Recycling Center Closed for Cleanup

Due to illegal dumping of yard waste in front of the recycling bins, the Recycling Center will be closed until further notice for cleanup. Please be respectful of your neighbors who also utilize the Recycling Center and follow signage for where to...

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Latest Update:

September 15, 2022 10:54 AM

As of 10 a.m. this morning (Sept. 15) the Recycling Center has been cleaned and is back open for regular hours. 

Singletrack Closure

9 Alerts
September 23, 2022 7:27 AM

OPEN: Erie Singletrack Trails

Trail conditions are favorable and Singletrack is OPEN today, September 23! Please avoid any lingering muddy spots and ride with caution.

September 22, 2022 7:23 AM

CLOSURE: Erie Singletrack Trails

CLOSED: Erie Singletrack Trails are closed as of Thursday, September 22 due to recent rainfall and unsafe riding conditions. Staff will check the trails again tomorrow and update if conditions improve.

September 12, 2022 7:14 AM

Reopening: All Erie Singletrack Trails - September 12

The warm weather yesterday dried out all trails, and Singletrack is OPEN today, September 12! Please avoid any lingering muddy spots and ride with caution.

September 10, 2022 6:51 AM

CLOSURE: Erie Singletrack Trails

CLOSED: Erie Singletrack Trails are closed as of Saturday, September 10 due to rainy weather.

Parks staff will reassess trail conditions tomorrow morning to determine if riding is safe and trails can be reopened.

Latest Update:

September 11, 2022 6:48 AM

CLOSED: Erie Singletrack Trails remain closed as of Sunday, September 11 due to muddy and unsafe riding conditions. With warmer temperatures and sunshine in the forecast today, we hope to be able to open up tomorrow morning.

September 1, 2022 1:01 PM

PARTIAL MAINTENANCE CLOSURE: Erie Singletrack Trails

PARTIAL MAINTENANCE CLOSURE:
A section of the black line, called Yucca, will be closed on Friday, September 2 from 7 a.m.-3 p.m, for maintenance work.

PARTIAL MAINTENANCE CLOSURE:
A section of the black line, called Yucca, will be closed on Friday, September 2 from 7 a.m.-3 p.m, for maintenance work. Barricade signage will be in place at the beginning and end of the closure. All other trails will...

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August 18, 2022 6:50 AM

OPEN: Erie Singletrack Trails

OPEN: All Erie Singletrack Trails at Sunset Open Space are now open.

OPEN: All Erie Singletrack Trails at Sunset Open Space are now open.

The warm weather yesterday dried out all trails, and Singletrack is OPEN today! Please avoid any possible lingering muddy spots and ride with caution.

August 8, 2022 7:26 AM

CLOSURE: Erie Singletrack Trails

CLOSED: Erie Singletrack Trails are closed as of Monday, August 8 due to recent rainfall and multiple trail areas with standing water. Staff will assess the condition tomorrow morning and update if conditions improve

Latest Update:

August 9, 2022 7:46 AM

The singletrack trails remain closed as of Tuesday, August 9 due to muddy and unsafe riding conditions. Staff will assess the condition tomorrow morning and update if conditions improve.

July 30, 2022 7:17 AM

Reopening: All Erie Singletrack Trails - July 30

OPEN: All Erie Singletrack Trails at Sunset Open Space are now open.

OPEN: All Erie Singletrack Trails at Sunset Open Space are now open.

The warm weather yesterday dried out all trails, and Singletrack is OPEN today! Please avoid any possible lingering muddy spots and ride with caution.

July 9, 2022 6:30 AM

Reopening: All Erie Singletrack Trails - July 9

OPEN: All Erie Singletrack Trails at Sunset Open Space are now open.

The warm weather yesterday dried out all trails, and Singletrack is OPEN today! Please avoid any possible lingering muddy spots and ride with caution.

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Town Closures or Delays

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