Manitou Avenue Back Open At Highway 24 Interchange

Manitou Avenue where it intersects with Canon Avenue on September 13, 2013. Authorities drove up and down the road urging residents to get to higher ground.

According to CDOT, Manitou Avenue reopened to traffic Monday night at the Highway 24 interchange at the east end of Manitou Springs.

In addition, the ramps from Highway 24 to Manitou Avenue are open.

CDOT says crews have completed clearing the Sutherland Creek culvert of debris. Crews continued to monitor the culvert overnight to ensure it remained free-flowing.