Road & Bridge

Road Maintenance Update for July 15-18

Crews will be applying mag chloride / lignosulfunate on County Roads 3, 3A, 23 and County Road 5 North. Crews are continuing to clear roads in the high country. Crews will be grading in the high country. 
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. Click here for more information.
Subject to change due to weather and emergencies***
July 18, 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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Scheduling / Resources 
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