Loma Colorado Boulevard Extension

Project Manager: Arnell Friedt
Office Phone: (505) 896-8242
E-Mail: afriedt@rrnm.gov
Contract Company: HDR Engineering, Inc.
Cost: $ 1,274,513
Stage: Preliminary Design
Schedule: May 2022 - September 2024

Loma Colorado Boulevard Extension Design includes Loma Colorado Boulevard from Northern Boulevard to Paseo del Volcan (NM 347). The design is funded with City funds (approximately $190,000) and Federal funds (Approximately $1.1 million).

The design addresses improvements including: a widened road design with a four-lane divided roadway with bicycle lanes, a multi-use trail and sidewalk, right-of-way mapping, traffic signals, lighting, drainage, and utilities.

Construction dates have not yet been determined and are dependent on funding.

Public Meeting

A public meeting was held on Thursday, August 31, 2023 at 6:00pm.

Virtual Public Meeting Presentation

Status Log:

  • January 2024: 30% design complete
  • December 2023: 30% design review
  • November 2023: Proceed with 30% design
  • October 2023: Completion of Phase A/B report
  • September 2023: Completing draft phase A/B report
  • August 2023: Public Meeting conducted
  • July 2023: Draft Drainage Report under review
  • April 2023: Develop typical section
  • March 2023: Finalized public involvement plan
  • January 2023:  Draft public involvement plan
  • November 2022:  Transportation needs analysis
  • June 2022: Phase A/B report under development
  • May 2022: Project kickoff meeting