Colorado State Highway 22

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State Highway 22 marker

State Highway 22
Map of Adams County in north central Colorado with SH 22 highlighted in red
Route information
Maintained by CDOT
Length: 2.477 mi[1] (3.986 km)
Major junctions
East end: SH 2 (Sable Boulevard) south of Brighton
  US 85 at Henderson
West end: Brighton Road in Henderson
Location
Counties: Adams
Highway system
Colorado State Highways
SH 21 SH 23

State Highway 22 (SH 22) is a 2.477-mile-long (3.986 km) state highway in Adams County, Colorado. Its east end is at SH 2 and its west end is at Brighton Road.

Route description[edit]

The route begins at its eastern terminus in Brighton at SH 2. From there, it winds westward, crossing various major streets in the city. After crossing U.S. Highway 85 (US 85), SH 22 leaves the Brighton city limits at about 1.85 miles. A short while later, it exits the Brighton urban area boundary. From there, it crosses the Fulton Canal and reenters the Brighton city limits, ending at Brighton Road, in a portion of the unincorporated community called Henderson commonly attributed to Brighton.

The route consists of two lanes its entire length. It is not a limited-access highway the entire length, for there are traffic lights at various intersections along its length.

History[edit]

The route was established in early 1940s, first numbered as SH 128. In 1954, it was renumbered to SH 22. The route was paved, as it is today, in 1963.[2]

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Brighton, Adams County.

mi[1] km Destinations Notes
0.000 0.000 SH 2 (Sable Blvd) East end of route
1.835 2.953 US 85
2.476 3.985 Brighton Street West end of route
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Segment list for SH 22". Colorado Department of Transportation. Retrieved March 3, 2010. 
  2. ^ Salek, Matthew E. (January 30, 2010). "Colorado Routes 20–39". Retrieved March 3, 2010. 

External links[edit]

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