I-70 is closed between Exit 133 (Dotsero) and Exit 116 (Main Glenwood Springs exit) due to a mudslide in the Glenwood Canyon. Eastbound lanes are also closed at MP 109 (Canyon Creek) and MP 87 (Rifle) There is no estimated time of reopening and motorists are asked to use alternate routes. Alt Route is CO 13/US40/CO131. The closure is in both directions.
CDOT crews are assessing the amount of debris. There is no estimate of when I-70 will reopen, but an extended closure is anticipated. We will continue to monitor and update as possible, but please check https://cotrip.org for the most up-to-date information.
City of Glenwood Springs water crews are evaluating water treatment with current heavy rains. Residents are asked to temporarily suspend outdoor water use. Updates will be sent as they become available.