Expect delays along US 68 this summer

New Mexico Gas Company will be re-aligning and installing a larger natural gas pipeline on US Highway 68 along the Rio Grande Gorge starting at Pilar and going 6.2 miles south to Rinconada.

Construction will begin on Aug. 1, 2017 and end in November 2017. Crews will work 12 hour days in one-mile segments using pilot cars. Delays should last 15 to 30 minutes.