Construction Projects

Capital Projects


14th Street & Denver and Factory Circle Reconstruction Project (work area map)


  • Work east of Highway 85 is complete.
  • Factory Circle storm and grading improvements are complete.
  • This project, as well as several others, were funded by dollars received from the Department of Local Affairs (DOLA). This project cost $1,894,000; the City Received $750,000 from the grant. The City has received three matching DOLA grant funds from 2014 to the present, funding water-sewer projects on 5th Street to 6th Street and Hoover Avenue, as well as the new Lift Station at 9th Street and Grand Avenue.
  • Project is completed.
  • A paving project for the Factory Circle area is being proposed for next years budget.

County Road 16 Reconstruction

  • Construction began August, 2016.
  • Curb has been completed.
  • Railroad work will be September 29, 2016 & September 30, 2016.
  • Paving will start Monday, October 3, 2016.
  • Crews are running ahead of schedule.
  • Paving has been completed, striping will occur October 28, 2016.
  • Street will be open October 31, 2016.
  • Project is completed.
  • Map of detours

2016 Paving Project


  • Number of sidewalk/curb/and gutter and paving locations subject to available funds, some will receive spot repairs and others will receive more extensive repairs.
  • Land area survey is complete (including 2nd Street, 3rd Street, 6th Street, and Hoover Avenue).
  • Pre-construction meeting September 29, 2016.
  • Estimated start October 10, 2016
  • Tentative Schedule of Construction (weather permitting): October 10, 2016-October 21, 2016 Hoover Avenue from 6th Street to 7th Street. (completed), October 24, 2016 -November 5, 2016  Hoover Avenue from 7th Street to 9th Street.(completed), October 31, 2016 - November 14, 2016 6th Street. from Fulton Avenue to McKinley Avenue (completed), November 21, 2016 - December 25, 2016 2nd Street from Fulton Avenue to McKinley Avenue, December 5, 2016 - December 23, 2016 3rd Street from Grand Avenue to Fulton Avenue.
  • All Hoover Avenue projects are expected for completion mid-November 2016.
  • Concrete work and paving is done on Hoover Avenue.
  • Hoover Avenue is open for traffic.
  • 6th Street at Hoover Avenue is finishing up concrete work; traffic is able to drive through this area.
  • 2nd Street will have varying degrees of construction now through December 25, 2016.
  • 3rd Street between Fulton Avenue and Grand Avenue will be receiving service line tie-ins to the water main, causing approximately an hour interruption to the water service the week of January 9, 2017.
  • 3rd Street between Fulton Avenue and Grand Avenue will be having a new fire hydrant installed causing a half day outage to water service during the week of January 23, 2017.
  • 3rd Street between Fulton Avenue and Grand Avenue will be receiving sidewalk improvements following the completion of the water service line tie-ins and the new fire hydrant.
  • 3rd Street between Fulton Avenue and Grand Avenue will be closed during the length of the project, alternate parking is advised.
  • Map & Tentative Schedule
  • Some areas will receive waterline improvements.  Notifications will be sent ahead of water outages.
  • Concrete and paving will begin when weather allows.
  • 3rd Street at Fulton Avenue is receiving new sidewalks the week of February 7, 2017, asphalt is pending weather conditions.
  • North side of 2nd Street will begin curb replacement March 20, 2017 followed by sidewalk and the south side of 2nd Street.
  •  3rd Street will begin asphalt patching March 20, 2017.
  • Weather permitting 3rd Street and 2nd Street will begin paving March 27, 2017. This will be the final step of the 2016 Paving Project.
  • Areas surveyed. Fulton is being evaluated for drainage and sidewalk improvements, no construction this year.
  • Project is completed.

County Road 23.5


  • Currently being surveyed.
  • Scheduled for Summer 2017.
  • Project includes a regrade and drainage improvements.

South Denver

  • Design phase near completion.
  • DOLA Grant awarded.
  • Project is currently out to bid.
  • Estimated start late Spring 2017.
  • Project extends from Kahil Street south to the city limits.

Cemetery Waterline Project


  • Project will extend the waterline from County Road 29 to Hill Side Cemetery.
  • Contract has been awarded to Tamerrel Excavation, Inc.
  • Construction anticipated to start mid February.
  • All hookups will be completed the week of February 13, 2017.
  • Project is completed on time and under budget.

2017 Sidewalk Repair Project


  • Currently out for proposal
  • Bid opening April 6, 2017.
  • Anticipated start July 2017.

Factory Circle

Paving Project

  • Drawings are currently being updated.
  • Public Works will be surveying and relocating meters and service lines.
  • Project will tentatively be out to bid in May 2017.
  • Paving anticipated in June 2017.

9th Street Waterline Replacement


  • Beginning design phase.
  • Applying to DOLA for grant funding.

Ice Pigging 2017

  • Start date is 2nd week in June 2017.

    Targeted area for work is the lower downtown and High School area.


6th Street & Hoover Avenue, and 4th Street Storm Drainage Project

  • Design phase complete.
  • Estimated start late May, 2017.

2017 CDOT Hwy85 Resurfacing


Non-City Utility Work To find possible construction impacts please contact the utility company conducting the work:

Century Link 1-800-526-3557
Xcel Energy at 1-800-895-4999 
United Power