Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

More Headaches in Store on Cerrillos.(Journal North)

Byline: John Arnold Of the Journal

* Road construction project more complex than expected

Road construction that has been snarling traffic and infuriating business managers along Cerrillos Road for more than a year is nearing completion, according to a project spokesman.

But motorists and merchants alike should expect more headaches as the project enters its final stages.

Cerrillos Road between Rodeo Road and Richards Avenue was reduced to one lane each way on Friday, as work crews began applying pavement sealer.

According to project spokesman Bill Diven, the lane closures will continue 7 a.m.-7 p.m. today through Tuesday.

Diven urged motorists to avoid delays and back-ups by using alternate routes. …

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