Bridge Work Begins Sunday on N.M. 84/285

NMDOT Traffic Advisory:

The New Mexico Department of Transportation will start work on a bridge maintenance project on N.M. 84/285 north of Santa Fe Sunday, Aug. 26.

The work will take place in the northbound lanes of the highway at mile marker 174.9 near Camel Rock Casino. 

The work will be done at night from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. and will be completed in two to three weeks, weather permitting.  

There will be single lane closures as crews work to stabilize the soil under the roadway and lift bridge approach slabs.

Drivers are asked to proceed through the work zone with caution, watch for traffic control signing, and observe reduced speed limits. The contractor for the project is Hayward Baker, Inc.

For up-to-date information on this and other projects, visit the NMDOT road advisory website at

For more information, contact Patrick Romero, Bridge Engineer, at 505-690-5796 or Patricia Wolff, NMDOT District Five Public Information Officer, at 505-476-4245.

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