US 550 http://kvnf.org en US 550 Remains Closed, Netting Work To Continue Through Tuesday http://kvnf.org/post/us-550-remains-closed-netting-work-continue-through-tuesday <p><strong>Update January 27:&nbsp;</strong>Technical climbing crews were on hand at the side of recent rockslides along Red Mountain Pass/US 550, installing wire cable netting to stabilize boulders that continue to plague the road below.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:20:10 +0000 Travis Bubenik 21343 at http://kvnf.org US 550 Remains Closed, Netting Work To Continue Through Tuesday KVNF Regional News: January 15, 2014 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-news-january-15-2014 <p></p><p><strong>HEADLINES &nbsp;</strong></p><ul><li>US 550, Red Mountain Pass Remains Closed</li><li>Senator Marble Didn't Fall for Food Stamp Pot Hoax</li><li>Govenor Hickenlooper&nbsp;Pushes Obama to Allow States to Develop Energy Plan</li></ul><p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 15:46:46 +0000 Patricia Naft 20998 at http://kvnf.org US 550 South Of Ouray Closed Through Weekend http://kvnf.org/post/us-550-south-ouray-closed-through-weekend <p><strong>Update: 12:30 PM (January 15):&nbsp;</strong>CDOT has confirmed that US 550/Red Mountain Pass two miles south of Ouray will be closed at least through this weekend (until Monday, January 20.) Rocks have reportedly been continually falling on the road near mile marker 90 as crews try to clear the rubble.&nbsp;</p><p>Kerrie Neet, the regional director for CDOT, acknowledged that motorists in southwest Colorado don't have many alternative travel options, saying "there is a hardship anytime we close this pass."</p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 21:02:46 +0000 Travis Bubenik 20933 at http://kvnf.org US 550 South Of Ouray Closed Through Weekend