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MAX Construction Alert: Night Closure on Eastbound Horsetooth Road, August 16

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The eastbound lanes of Horsetooth Road at the McClelland Drive intersection will be closed beginning at 9 p.m. on Friday, August 16, while crews mill down and repave the roadway, as part of the construction of the MAX Bus Rapid Transit system. At least one lane of through traffic will be open on eastbound Horsetooth by Saturday mid-morning, August 17.

Vehicles traveling east are advised to use posted detour routes on either Harmony or Swallow Road. McClelland Drive will be open to through traffic, although southbound vehicles will not be able to make a right turn onto Horsetooth Road.

For more information, visit or call the MAX construction hotline, 970-416-2617.

MAX is on the Way!
Construction of the MAX Bus Rapid Transit system will continue until early 2014, with MAX service beginning in May 2014. MAX will offer passengers efficiency and convenience, with 12 stations and 2 transit centers between Downtown and Harmony Road, service every 10 minutes, and real-time bus arrival information at each station. MAX will connect Downtown Fort Collins, Colorado State University, Midtown and south Fort Collins, providing many new economic redevelopment opportunities near station locations.