Portion Of US 285 In Chaves County To Get Safety Upgrade

The New Mexico Department of Transportation is planning safety upgrades to a portion of one of the most deadly roads in our portion of the state. Saftey upgrades are planned for US 285 near Hobson Road in Chaves County over the wintertime. A statement NMDOT says crews will extend the northbound turn lane on US 285 to Hobson Road West. The dedicated left turn lane for northbound traffic will improve access to Hobson Road West from 285 to the Roswell International Air Center.