City Projects

All Projects Updated 11/13/2018

American Public Works Association Award

On Monday, August 27, Dan Hartman accepted the American Public Works Association (AWPA) Project of the Year award for the US 6 and 19th Street Interchange project along with representatives from Muller Engineering and Kraemer NA. The project competed with hundreds of other applicants for this prestigious national award.

AWPA US 6 and 19th Street Award

Pedestrian Walkway on Washington Ave

As construction continues on the Buffalo Rose, a pedestrian walkway will be put in place and a few parking spaces on Washington will be impacted for approximately three weeks.

North Washington Complete Street Project

Monday 10/22/18 marked the beginning of the second phase of Washington Ave. This will consist of a closure between Iowa Dr and 2nd St.

Iowa will remain open for east and west bound traffic but 2nd St will not. There will be a detour in place for thru traffic via HWY 58. Resident access will maintained for those who live within the closure. As a reminder, Phase 1 and 2 run concurrently with full closures to thru traffic.

The road is anticipated to reopen mid-December depending on weather. Washington will be opened to local traffic only.  Other traffic is detoured to Hwy 58 and Hwy 93.

Contact Dan Hartman with questions: 303-384-8150

Concept Plan for section between Hwy 93 and Iowa Street (Area A)

Concept Plan for section between Iowa Street and 2nd Street (Area B)

Options for the section between 2nd Street and Hwy 58 (Area C)

An Open House was held on April 11, 2017 to present preliminary design concepts for the North Washington Complete Street Project. Concept selections (available for download above) have been made based on comments received at both the January and April open house meetings. The concepts focused on engineering solutions to pedestrian, bicycle and vehicle traffic on North Washington between Hwy 93 to 10th Street. Public Comments from the January 23, 2017 meeting are available for download below by area of interest.

2018 Street Improvement Program

Work is complete on the 2018 Street Improvement Program. During the course of the program, we repaved 46 streets and 1 parking lot. This resulted in 152,933 square feet of new asphalt surfaces throughout the city and required 17,525 tons of asphalt.

Contact John Hardy with questions: 303-384-8195

The City Streets department has begun crack sealing.

Street Closures

  • The closure of 17th St. between Washington to Jackson for construction staging and access for CSM’s new project at 1750 Jackson St has been extended through the end of the year.
  • On Monday November 12th Ulysses St will be closed from South Golden Rd to W. 12th This closure will be in place for approximately 4 weeks. During the closure, we will be installing new sidewalks, curb and gutter, storm sewer and asphalt. For the duration of the closure, there will be a detour in place via W.12th Ave.  The access to Ulysses park skate park will be closed but the park will still be accessible from W. 10th Ave.


Water Tank Re coating Project- contractor to mobilize to 6400 tank on Nov.26th

Contact Les Major with questions: 303-384-8170


2018 Utility Replacement

Utility Replacement construction is complete for 2018

Heritage Road Roundabout Work

Work was completed on W 4th Ave. roundabout.  Work will begin on Eagleridge and Heritage.  This work should take a day or two but won’t close the road.

Contact Dan Hartman with questions at 303-384-8150.

COG Mesa

 Golden was named after Thomas L. Golden,
a gold prospector who arrived in Jefferson County in 1858.

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