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Expect Delays

Northbound (Downvalley)
@27th Street
7a.m.- 3 p.m. M-F

Southbound (Upvalley)
Road Work @27th Street

9a.m.-5p.m. M-F

Weekends no delays

Project is in
Phase 3, 75% Complete

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The RFTA 27th Street Project is located on CO HWY 82 and the intersection of RFTA 27th street station, in
Glenwood Springs. The project includes traffic impacts in Glenwood Springs, reconfiguration of the
Rio Grande Trail, drainage improvements and construction of two underpasses under 27th St and
CO HYW 82. 

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Current Re-route maps,
alerts and updates.

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Re-route maps, alerts
and updates.

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These alerts serve to inform RFTA riders about any changes to the bus route. To receive real-time RFTA service alerts. Create an account.

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  • I usually ride on the Rio Grande trail, How do I get from 23rd to 29th street?
    From the 23rd street intersection follow the clearly marked way finding and detour signs. The reroute will take you down Grand Ave. sidewalk to 29th street. Please see the map below.
  • Will RFTA have ADA Complementary Paratransit service for persons who have disabilities?
    Yes. It is a free service. Please call this number for more information (970) 384-4855.
  • Will there be any RFTA bus service delays?
    If there any delays at the RFTA 27th Street Station they will be posted on the the RFTA website. We recommend you also sign up for RFTA service alerts on https://www.rfta.com/
  • Can I cross over HWY 82 onto 27th Street as a pedestrian?
    We are now in Phase 3, which includes the underpass under 27th Street. Due to heavy construction equipment and the narrowing and redirection of traffic lanes, it is too dangerous for pedestrians to cross this section. We advise pedestrians to take an alternate route
  • I usually cross Highway 82/27th intersection to get to the 27th Street Transit station. Can I cross that intersection now?
    No. The 27th street intersection is closed. See image below for Rio Grande Detour Map.
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Project Phases

Phase 1
April 2023 - October 2023

East portal construction and east half of CO HWY 82 underpass construction.

Phase 2
October 2023 - May 2024

West half of CO HWY 82 underpass, south half of 27th St. sidewalk construction.

Phase 3
May 2024- October 2024

North portion of Rio Grand Trail, north half of 27th St. underpass, north 27th St. sidewalk construction.

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Project location

Colorado HWY 82 & 27th Street,
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

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