City of Brighton Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 30, 2021
CONTACT: Linda Ong, Senior Communications Specialist
PHONE: 303-655-2146 (o) | 303-746-2036 (m)

North Outfall Project to impact Bridge Street traffic starting October 6. Major construction for the Brighton North Outfall Project will bring Bridge Street down to one lane of traffic in each direction from 5th to 8th Avenues starting Wednesday, October 6 at 7 a.m. The lane closures will last for 24 hours a day until approximately November 5 at 5 p.m.

Message boards will notify drivers of the lane changes prior to and during construction. Traffic control devices will be in place to safely direct drivers through the construction zone. The City recommends using Bromley Lane or Baseline Road for the major east and west routes during this construction. This will be the project’s final major traffic impact to the area.

If you have questions, please contact Scott Olsen at or 303-655-2136.

Brighton North Outfall Storm Drain Project

The City of Brighton and the Mile High Flood District have contracted with American West Construction and ICON Engineering for the Brighton North Outfall construction project. The North Outfall project will construct storm drain improvements to mitigate nuisance flooding to residents north of downtown Brighton.

This website is dedicated to providing relevant information about the project to minimize the impact on the residents that will be affected by the construction. The website will be updated weekly once the project begins so residents can get up-to-date information.

Residents can also use the form provided here to subscribe in order to receive updates via phone, text, or email.