I-10 East Motel Boulevard Exit Closed Thursday

Jan 30, 2013

Las Cruces, NM: The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) with El Terrero Construction will need to establish a full closure for the I-10 eastbound Motel Boulevard exit.

The closure must be placed in order to install a large overhead sign at the I-10 off ramp. Traffic control will be placed informing motorists of the detours for eastbound traffic. Alternate routes will be US-70/Picacho exit 135, or Avenida De Mesilla exit 140 as access points to enter the City of Las Cruces. Movement of traffic will continue along I-10 as work is being conducted.

The closure is scheduled for Thursday January 31, 2013 starting at 9:00 a.m. and is anticipated on being open by 3:00 p.m. that afternoon.

The NMDOT continues to encourage motorists to slow down and use extreme caution in and around the work zones. Updates on road projects and traffic alerts will be posted on the department’s web site, and by calling 511 in New Mexico or 1-800-432-4269.