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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

From April 5 to May 28 the pedestrian bridge going alongside Grand Avenue will be closed for repairs. Walkers and bikers can take an alternative route through Two Rivers Park. White dash lines have been spraypainted on this alternative route to assist pedestrians. Additionally the city of Glenwood will be running a free pedestrian bridge shuttle bus from 4-10 p.m. going through downtown.

This shuttle will have stops at the Hot Springs Pool, Sixth, Ninth, 11th, Seventh and Wing Street, and the Hotel Colorado. This free shuttle service will run every 15 minutes and will be provided by a clearly marked pedestrian bridge bus.

State District 61 Rep. Kathleen Curry will hold a pair of Garfield County events on Saturday, April 10.

She will be in Carbondale for a meet and greet forum from 11 a.m. to noon at River Valley Ranch Clubhouse, 444 River Valley Ranch Drive, Carbondale. Residents can stop by and ask questions on legislative matters or her decision to change her party affiliation, and present concerns and ideas.

Curry will then head to New Castle for another meet and greet forum from 2-3 p.m. at Patti’s Main Street Coffee House, 285 W. Main St.

For more information go to kathleencurry.org or call 963-1492.

Devereux Road over Interstate 70 near Two Rivers Park will be closed from 6:30 a.m. today to 6:30 a.m. Thursday, April 8. The closure is to accommodate setting of the new pedestrian bridge over I-70.

I-70 between the Glenwood Springs Exit 116 and the West Glenwood exit will also be closed during the evening hours of April 6-7, from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. A detour will be established on Highway 6.

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