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    Evergreen Road Closed After Storms Wash Out Culvert


    Update - July 8, 2:30 p.m.

    One lane for alternating traffic is now open on Forest Estates Road. Only residents and emergency equipment are allowed during this time of construction. The Road and Bridge division estimates the project to be completed by Friday, July 18.

     


     

    Original Post - July 8, 2014

    Forest Estates Road, off of Brook Forest Road in Evergreen, is closed this morning, Tuesday, July 8, due to damage that occurred because of the storms last night. The flooding washed out a large culvert on Forest Estates Road.

    The Jefferson County Road and Bridge Division estimates the road could be closed until 3:00 p.m. Once back open, access will be one lane and limited to local residents and emergency vehicles only.

    Emergency access to fire and police personnel is allowed during the closure. Damage has been observed from Columbine Road up past Forest Estates Road. Road and Bridge estimates at least one week before repairs are complete on that culvert. We ask that the traveling public be extra cautious when traveling on Brook Forest Road until all repairs are made.



    Kathryn Heider
    Public Information Officer
    303-271-8515
    kheider@jeffco.us

    July 8, 2014


    Last Updated: 7-18-2014