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District 1

Trent Doolittle, P.E.
District Engineer

2912 E. Pine St.
Deming, NM 88030
Telephone: 575-494-3227
Toll Free: 800-444-0745
Fax: 575-546-0272

NM 136 Pete V Dominici Hwy, Santa Teresa, Roadway and Bridge Reconstruction (MP 0.448 to 9.168)

CN-E100081, 82, 83

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with FNF Construction, INC. (Contractor) continues with roadway reconstruction, roadway rehabilitation, bridge rehabilitation, and signalization & lighting along NM 136, Pete V Domenici Intl. Hwy. Traffic will have an 11’ width restriction with only a 2’ median and shoulder.  Traffic from milepost 5.25 (north of Airport Rd.) to 9.379(NM/TX Stateline) will be detoured into the southbound lanes for the next phase of construction. Milepost 5.2 to 0 (International Border) all lanes are now open with only occasional single lane closures as needed. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; lane closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

NMDOT - District One
Andrew Gonzales, Project Manager

Cost - $47.6 million

Valley Drive Project LC00160R

AUI, Inc. (Contractor) is performing roadway reconstruction, utility replacements and lighting/signalization improvements on Valley Drive and Avenida de Mesilla. Currently there is (1) active zone of construction on Valley Drive from Amador to Avenida de Mesilla.

Traffic on Valley Drive will be placed in the northbound lanes to allow full reconstruction of the southbound lanes from Avenida de Mesilla to Amador. No left hand turn will be allowed. Brown Road will have a detour in place beginning next week, access will be provided at all times. Contractor’s hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday to Friday; lane closures and traffic control shall remain in place 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

For updated information go to: New Mexico Department of Transportation at www.nmroads.com or www.valleydrive.net

Project Manager:

Ryan Tafoya, Project Manager

Contractor: AUI, Inc.

Project Start Date: June 2018

Location: Dona Ana County

I-25 Buisness Loop Improvement Project (Williamsburg/T or C)

The New Mexico Department of Transportation, in cooperation with the Federal Highway Administration, is in the project design phase and is receiveing input from the public. Proposed improvements include new intersection configurations along Date Street (at the intersections with NM 181, New School Rd., and Smith Ave.) to improve safety and create a multimodal transportation facility addressing speeding and sight distance concerns, providing connectivity for pedestrians and bicyclists, and upgrading drainage facilities. Your attendance and input is important to helping the team finalize the project design. All interested parties are invited to attend.


Harold Love

SWCA Enviromental Consultants    
5647 Jefferson Street NE, Albuquerque, NM 87109 or jhyre@swca.com

Please give us your feedback!  Follow the link  below to take a 2 minute survey.

NM 273 McNutt Road (MP 0.8 to 3.10)

Constructors, Inc. (Contractor) continues with roadway reconstruction, rehabilitation, signalization & lighting along NM 273 “McNutt Rd”. Traffic is switched over to the south side of McNutt Rd from 4th Street to Racetrack Dr. Please be aware that the north side of the intersection of McNutt & Sunland Park Dr. will be closed for approximately 2-3 months during construction; public will have access to businesses on the south side. Nighttime operations are now in effect in order to minimize impacts to business. The contractor’s hours of operation will be from 6:30 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2019.

NMDOT Project Manager:

Andrew Gonzales, Project Manager

Constructors, Inc.

Project Cost:

NM 181, Bridge Replacement project T or C (MP 3 to 4)

La Calerita (Contractor) is currently performing bridge replacement and roadway reconstruction operations to NM 181 in Sierra County. NM 181 will be CLOSED during construction with a detour in place. The closure will be 24 hours a day, construction hours will be from 7:00 am to 5:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by late summer 2019. 

NMDOT Project Manager:
Gabriel Garcia, Project Manager

La Calerita Construction

Project Cost:

Interstate 10, Roadway Rehabilitation Project (MP 91.7 to MP 116)

CN 1101640

Mountain States Construction Co., INC. (Contractor) will continue roadway rehabilitation along Interstate 10. Multiple lane closures will be in effect on both the westbound and eastbound lanes with an 11’ width restriction. Hours of operation will be from 6:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Construction is expected to be completed by fall 2019.  

Project Manager:
Jose Martinez NMDOT (575) 339-4868


Mountain States Constructors, Inc.

Project Cost: $14,760.373.10

US 70 Drainage Improvement Project

The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) along with A Mountain Construction (Contractor) will begin drainage improvements on Bataan Memorial West along US 70 at Brahman Road. Traffic will encounter a US 70 westbound ramp closure along with lane closures on Bataan Memorial west and Nasa Road, detour will be in place. Motorists are asked to reduce speed, obey posted signs, use extreme caution, and be cautious of personnel in the area. Hours of operation will be from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm, starting Monday. Construction is expected to be completed by August 30, 2019. 

Location: Dona Ana County

I-25/University Interchange Project


New Mexico Department of Transportation has produced a design and plan to begin construction during the begining of 2020. The project consist of work on Interstate 25, University Avenue, and both North/South Triviz Drive. The proposed improvements are intended to address potential deficiencies associated with the aging University Avenue bridge over I-25, capacity on the I-25 Southbound off ramp, congestion and weaving between the I-25/University Interchange and the University/Triviz Drive intersection, as well as safety, system connectivity, and changes due to economic development in the surrounding area. For more information regarding this project please follow the project website link below.


Design Team:

Bohannan Huston
7500 Jefferson St. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109


La Calerita Construction, LLC
Las Cruces, NM