I25 University Project

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2nd Public Meeting


The 2nd public meeting for the Interstate 25/University Avenue Interchange Improvements Project
and Control # LC00250 was held on June 19, 2018 at the Las Cruces City Council Chambers located at 700 North Main, Las Cruces, NM 88001.

The meeting was also broadcast live on the City Channel, Comcast 20, and streamed on Facebook on the City of Las Cruces Government page. We took questions and comments via phone, email, Facebook and Twitter.

It will be rebroadcast on the City Channel, Comcast 20, every Monday’s at 7pm and Tuesdays at 1pm thru August 2018.

Here is the video of that meeting:
2nd I25-University Public Meeting



1st Public Meeting


A public meeting for the Interstate 25/University Avenue Interchange Improvements Project
and Control # LC00250 was held on September 28, 2017 at Las Cruces City Council Chambers.

Here is the video of that meeting:
1st I25-University Public Meeting

Public Meeting Purpose:


The New Mexico Department of Transportation (NMDOT) and Federal Highway Administration sponsored a telecast/internet-based public meeting to provide information and obtain input on possible improvements to the Interstate 25/University Avenue Interchange and immediate surrounding roadways, in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

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.

Residents, landowners, and all interested parties are encouraged to participate by providing comments, concerns, and suggestions regarding the proposed project design as well as bicycle, pedestrian, equestrian, cultural resource issues.


Meeting Overview


A telecast/internet-based format was being used for this meeting. The telecast was broadcast on CLC-TV Channel 20 and live-streamed on the internet from right here (http://www.I25-University.com) from 6:30-8:00 PM, Thursday, September 28, 2017.

The meeting consisted of two segments, a 40-minute presentation followed by a 60-minute live question and answer period. The public was able submit questions or comments about the project in advance or during the telecast, via Facebook , Twitter @I25University, Email (contact@I25-University.com), or phone ((575) 522-0049.

The City of Las Cruces City Council Chambers at City Hall was be the physical location of the meeting (6:30-8:00 PM, Thursday, September 28, 2017) and the location to participate in the live meeting and to accommodate Spanish translation and sign language.



Project Limits


The Interstate 25/University Avenue Interchange and immediate surrounding roadways, in Las Cruces, New Mexico.


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Project Tasks


The project will include the following improvements:
• New University Avenue Bridge over I-25 to accommodate growth

• Triviz underpass of University Avenue

• Continuation of Triviz Trails to connect to NMSU Trails

• New exit ramp from southbound I-25 directly to NMSU beneath University Avenue

• Roundabouts merging traffic on both sides of University/Triviz underpass

• New entrance ramp from NMSU to I-25 southbound

• Roadway improvements to University Avenue from Triviz to Las Alturas to accommodate pedestrians and bicycles.


CONTACT US


Email: contact@I25-University.com

Call:  (575) 522-0049

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Project Managers:
John Taschek
Senior Project Manager
Ecosphere Environmental Services
1660 Old Santa Fe Trail, Suite H
Santa Fe, NM 87505
contact@I25-University.com



NMDOT Project Development Engineer
Sherri Holliefield, P.E.
Project Development Engineer
NMDOT, South Region Design
750 N. Solano Dr.
Las Cruces, NM 88001


NMDOT Public Information Officer
Ami Evans
NMDOT District One
2912 E. Pine St.
Deming, NM 88030


Consultant Project Manager
Molzen Corbin
Wyatt D. Kartchner, P.E.
Vice President
1155 Commerce Drive, Suite F
Las Cruces, NM 88011
Molzen Corbin Website



Project Design

The Study will concern the
following design.





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to learn more about
the design.



Project Schedule:


• Draft IACR (Interstate Access Change Request) – June 2017

• Final IACR – September 2017

• 30% Design – September 2017

• Final Design – August 2018

• Bid – October 2018

• Construction Begins – Early 2019