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Posted on: July 8, 2021

[ARCHIVED] U.S. Highway 70 ADA Safety Improvements

NM DOT (1)

Note: As a partner with the New Mexico Department of Transportation the City of Las Cruces is sharing this news release regarding a road project within the City.

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) will continue with an Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) safety improvement project in Las Cruces.

A-Mountain Construction, the project contractor, will proceed with the replacement of curb ramps in accordance with Public Right-of Way Accessibility Guidelines along U.S. Highway 70 and two major Las Cruces cross streets. The intersections of Mesa Grande Drive and Del Ray Boulevard, along Bataan Memorial East and Bataan Memorial West are next to receive this upgrade.

NMDOT crews will work overnight from 7:30 p.m. until 6 a.m., Sunday through Friday. Motorists are urged to reduce the speed of their vehicle and exercise caution for crews and equipment in the construction zone.

NMDOT appreciates the patience of motorists. For up-to-date road closure information throughout New Mexico, visit or call 511.

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