Roads & Bridges Reconstruction

The 2013 Floods destroyed 50% of Jamestown’s roads. Lefthand Canyon Dr. and James Canyon Dr. were also severely damaged. Since the flood, we have been working diligently to reestablish the roads in Town. Below is a list of current Jamestown road projects.


James Canyon Drive Reconstruction (CR 94):

(Updated February 16, 2017)

  • CDBG-DR Traffic Calming: Congratulations to Craig Brown for his prize-winning gateway marker design! Craig’s design has been submitted to the design engineer in order to further develop it into a buildable design, to be presented at the March 6 BOT meeting. More here.

(Updated February 7, 2017)

  • FEMA portion is going out to bid in March
  • Boulder County expects construction to begin on James Canyon Dr. (CR-94) in May 2017. Anticipated completion is Fall or Winter 2018. More here.
  • JT section won’t start until we get approval from FEMA.
  • CDBG-DR – Expect LOMR approval February 17, at which point we’ll submit 90% CDBG-DR plans for environmental review.
  • CDBG-DR Traffic Calming – Town is taking community input on design on gateway markers through a contest.
Andersen Ditch:
(Updated February 7, 2017)
  • Buddy will begin cleaning up the ditch and burying the pipes at the curve on February 27, 2017.
Lower Main St. Bridge:

Gillespie Gulch Culvert:
(Updated October 6, 2016)

  • DELAYED – The Town continues to work with FEMA on the requested changes to the Gillespie Gulch project design. Construction is not likely to begin before April 2017, at the earliest.

Recently Completed Projects:

Rose M Waterline Extension Project:
(Updated June 20, 2016) Project complete. This project included extension of the waterline to the Rose M Subdivision to four properties. (Funding: CDBG-DR)

The Andersen Hill and Bridge Project:
(Updated May 26, 2016) Project complete. The road officially opened May 25, 2016.

Water System Upgrades Project:
(Updated June 20, 2016) The distribution system upgrades are complete with work in progress at the Plant.