Road & Bridge

Road Maintenance Update for May 20-23

Crews will be grading on County Roads 1, 10, and 12 - weather permitting. Crews will be clearing Red Mountain Town. Crews will hopefully resume clearing at Yankee Boy Basin later in the week - equipment and weather depending.
County Road 17 will remain CLOSED approximately 3 miles north of Ouray due to a large rock slide. Engineers will be assessing the damage and planning mitigation. Please avoid the area and use an alternate route. 03-28-2019 County Road 17 Press Release
Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***
May 6, 2019 - High Country Road Opening Priority Update
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The Ouray County Road and Bridge Department is responsible for constructing, maintaining, and snow plowing roads in Ouray County. Crews maintain over 300 miles of diverse roadways in the County, from 4WD roads in the southern end of the County to highly-traveled dirt and gravel roads on Log Hill Mesa. 

The Road and Bridge Superintendent presents monthly reports to the Board of County Commissioners. 

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