Street Construction

Here you will find current construction and road closure notices. Dates are approximate and may change. Should you have any questions regarding these projects, please call the Public Works Department at (505) 599-1308.

If a citizen see's a problem with a signalized intersection please contact police/fire dispatch and report the problem to them, we have a signal technician on standby 24/7 and dispatch will contact them.

Farmington Lake Notification
Paddle away! Season and day passes will be available on-site beginning Saturday, April 16, 2016. Hours of operation are from 7:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m.  Please note that fuel powered watercraft will remain prohibited for use upon or in the area of Lake Farmington. Inspections will be conducted on watercraft for Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS). Watercraft inspection is free, but mandatory. Inspections include electric motors, kayaks, paddle-craft, inflatables, sailboats, rafts, and canoes etc.
For additional information call (505) 599-1197 (505) 599-1197


Road Construction
  • The intersection at San Juan Boulevard and Scott Avenue will be RESTRICTED:
    A Traffic Signal and Intersection Safety Improvements Project will begin Tuesday, May 3, 2016 and continue through Monday, August 29, 2016. Multiple lane closures are anticipated.  The traffic signal timing and sequence will be modified due to construction.  As construction progresses, updates will be posted. Pedestrian and Vehicle access on Scott Avenue, between Main Street and San Juan Boulevard, will be completely closed, please seek alternate routesConstruction hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


  • Main Street to English Road will be restricted to allow for street construction beginning Wednesday, April 13, 2016 through Friday, May 13, 2016.  Anticipate periodic delays due to signal interruption. Construction hours are 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM.  This project is NMDOT funded and subject to their time frames and conditions.

  • Main Street between Wall Street and Auburn Avenue will be restricted beginning  Monday, April 25th through Friday, May 13, 2016 to allow for storm drain project work.  Work will begin at the Main/Wall intersection and continue one block at a time to the west 


  • NMDOT: Traffic Advisories and updates on the New Mexico Department of Transportation’s road conditions  http://nmroads.com/  You can also call the NMDOT’s road hotline at 511 or 1-800-432-4269.


Utility Outage Notice
  • Foothills Drive, between Holmes and Lakewood, will be restricted  Monday, March 28, 2016 through June to allow for waterline construction.  Flagging operations will be in place for the majority of the road crossing construction.  Detours and barricading will be in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.  Periodic interruption of water service is anticipated throughout the remainder of the project.  Interruptions should be less than 1 hour in duration.  Should additional time be required, notice will be provide.

  • 20th Street between Sullivan and Hutton Avenue will be restricted beginning Monday, April 18, 2016 through Friday, August 18, 2016 to allow for a water mainline replacement project.  The east bound lanes on 20th Street at Sullivan will be CLOSED with one lane for east bound traffic.  Updates will follows as project progresses.  Businesses and residents in the immediate area may experience periodic interruption of water services or low water pressure issues. Construction hours:  8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Update to 20th Street
    • 20th Street between Farmington Avenue and Fairview Avenue will be restricted beginning Friday, April 29, 2016 through Friday, May 13, 2016 to allow for a water mainline replacement.  Traffic will be restricted to one lane, each direction.  Updates will follows as project progresses.


Detours and barricading will be in place and delays are expected. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternate routes.

Current Projects

Spring 2016 Cutler List

Public Works Project List