Traffic Alert: State Highway 79


The Colorado Department of Transportation will be finished with their work on SH 79 this afternoon (Tuesday, July 18). Paving of the road is currently scheduled for Wednesday, August 2. If you need to access a business during work today please talk to the road crews on site and they will try and accommodate all residents.

Again any questions or concerns should be directed to CDOT at 303-759-2368.

From Bennett-Watkins Fire Rescue If you need to access highway 79 from the Town of Bennett you will need to use alternative routes. A few options are:
• Town of Bennett to Highway 79 - Highway 36 East to Old Victory Road, Old Victory Road North to access Highway 79
• Town of Bennett to Highway 79 - Converse Road (1st Street) North to 38th Ave, 38th Ave East to Highway 79
• Highway 79 to Town of Bennett – Highway 79 South to 38th Ave, 38th Ave West to Converse Road (1st Street), Converse Road South to Palmer Ave.

We apologize for any inconvenience post updates with any further road closure information