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New Highway 3 rockfall curtain to minimize annual rock clearing

Like a rolling stone

Tethered high above Colorado Highway 3, rock scalers with TK Construction of Grand Junction loosen rocks and debris. The rockfall-mitigation project conducted by the Colorado Department of Transportation will keep the highway closed to traffic through mid-November.
Rock scalers, with TK Construction, start their work day by hiking up the steep and rocky ridge line above Colorado Highway 3. TK Construction is conducting rockfall mitigation above the highway.
SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald

Tethered by climbing ropes, rock scalers with TK Construction clear rocks and debris from the slope above Colorado Highway 3.
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