News

11-2012

November News Items
Bridge Deck Work to Cause Major Delays on State Highway 94 Today and Friday
November 1, 2012 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Today, November 1st and Friday, November 2nd, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will sandblast, waterproof and pave the Jimmy Camp bridge deck on State Highway (SH) 94, which is between U.S. 24 and Ellicott as part of an ongoing surface treatment project.
Design Begins for North I-25 Reconstruction
November 2, 2012 - Northeast Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has started the design process for various improvements to the North I-25 corridor.
Full Closure on State Highway 257 Begins Monday in Windsor
November 2, 2012 - Northeast Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Beginning Monday, November 5 at 7 a.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will completely close both directions of State Highway (SH) 257 in Windsor from the intersection of SH 392 to the intersection of Garden Drive.
Ramp Closure Monday at I-25 and US 50/State Highway 47 Interchange in Pueblo
November 2, 2012 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Beginning Monday, November 5 at 9 a.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close the eastbound lane of the southbound I-25 off-ramp to State Highway (SH) 47 in Pueblo.
Drivers Cautioned About I-70 Sun Glare
November 3, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is reminding drivers who travel Interstate 70 about the yearly sun glare problem in the Floyd Hill area.
US 24 Bridge Replacement Project Complete
November 5, 2012 - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE - Project finished on time, budget.
US 34 Bypass Resurfacing in Greeley Complete
November 5, 2012 - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Project finishes on time, budget.
State Highway 131 Construction Project Complete
November 6, 2012 - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Work completes ahead of schedule, under budget.
Pinon Rest Area Closed Until Spring
November 6, 2012 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - PUEBLO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has closed the southbound Piňon Rest Area to allow installation of a new sewer system after the old one failed recently.
I-70 Vail Chain Station Improvement Study Underway
November 7, 2012 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - CDOT seeks public input.
24/7 Lane Closure on I-70 near Limon
November 7, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - ELBERT COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has closed one lane of westbound Interstate 70, about 15 miles west of Limon, to replace damaged concrete road panels.
Winter is Coming!
November 8, 2012 - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - Motorists encouraged to prepare vehicles for winter driving, check highway & weather conditions before weekend travel.
Halloween Turned Into a Nightmare for 564 Colorado Drivers
November 14, 2012 - Traffic Safety - Halloween DUI enforcement numbers are in.
SH 82 Grand Avenue Bridge Stakeholders Discuss Bridge Types and Pedestrian Access
November 15, 2012 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 – Stakeholder Working Group meeting held on Wednesday, November 14.
CDOT Begins Double Bridge Replacement Project in Logan and Sedgwick Counties
November 16, 2012 - UPCOMING CONSTRUCTION PROJECT - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Work expected to last through March 2013.
CDOT Making Safety Improvements for Bicyclists on U.S. 36 North of Boulder
November 16, 2012 - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has begun safety improvements work on US 36 north of Boulder from Broadway to Jay Road.
I-25 Road Work to Impact Traffic Sunday
November 16, 2012 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - The Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) will be repairing a small segment of northbound Interstate 25 in the Security/Widefield area on Sunday morning, November 18.
Construction of New Roundabout in Telluride is Suspended for Winter Break
November 19, 2012 - PROJECT UPDATE - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - TELLURIDE – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor Williams Construction are reconstructing the intersection at SH 145 at Society Turn, approximately three miles west of Telluride.
Don't Be a Turkey This Thanksgiving - Designate a Sober Driver!
November 20, 2012 - Traffic Safety - CDOT partnering with MADD Colorado and CSP in Red Ribbon Campaign for Holiday DUI Crackdown.
Michigan River Bridge Replacement Project on Hold for Winter
November 20, 2012 - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Project on schedule to finish in July 2013.
CDOT Set to Battle the Winter Ahead
November 20, 2012 - ICE & SNOW, TAKE IT SLOW! Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS – With the start of the holiday season around the corner and the beginning of winter a few weeks away, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) publicized its adverse weather maintenance plans for southeastern Colorado today.
Traffic Assistance Programs Set to Start on I-70
November 20, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Heavy Tow, Chain Assistance & Courtesy Patrol
Expect More Traffic for Thanksgiving Weekend
November 21, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is reminding drivers to anticipate heavier than normal traffic for the next five days as people travel for the Thanksgiving weekend and crowd the larger shopping areas.
I-70 Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory
November 26, 2012 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – Full closures of the westbound Twin Tunnel on Interstate 70 near Idaho Springs are scheduled overnight this week to install rockfall fencing above the highway.
Ramp Closure in Limon This Week
November 26, 2012 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - LIMON – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close the off-ramp from westbound Interstate 70 to U.S. 40/287 at Exit 361 in Limon this week to repair about 150 feet of guardrail damaged by a semi-truck that ran off the road this weekend.
Full Closure on State Highway 257 Begins Tomorrow
November 26, 2012 - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Railroad repairs to close highway between State Highway 392 and Garden Drive.
CDOT to Hold Public Meeting in Winter Park for New Avalanche Control Pilot Project
November 27, 2012 - NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Public invited to attend Saturday at Winter Park Town Hall.
Cable Rail Project Underway on Highway 285
November 28, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Project designed to prevent errant crossings.
Highway 85 Widening Project Underway
November 28, 2012 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - FASTER providing partial funding.
Culvert Replacement Project on US 24 North of Leadville Complete
November 28, 2012 - CONSTRUCTION PROJECT UPDATE - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Project replaced undersized structures to help prevent roadway flooding.
Don't Drive If You're Tipsy, Buzzed, or Blitzen This Holiday Season!
November 29, 2012 - Traffic Safety - State launches DUI holiday campaign as Heat Is On crackdown continues.
CDOT, Del Norte Partner on Pedestrian Safety Improvements
November 29, 2012 - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - DEL NORTE – The Colorado Department of Transportation and the Town of Del Norte have partnered on the installation of a newer kind of pedestrian crossing feature to improve safety.
CDOT to Begin Bridge Replacement on State Highway 66 Monday
November 30, 2012 - UPCOMING CONSTRUCTION PROJECT - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Work will not impact traffic until spring 2013.
I-70 Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory
November 30, 2012 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – Full closures of the westbound Twin Tunnel on Interstate 70 near Idaho Springs are scheduled overnight next week for minor rock scaling, rock fence installation and restriping of the roadway.
Officials from CDOT, City of Fort Collins, and Town of Windsor Celebrate Completion of I-25/State Highway 392 Interchange Improvement Project
November 30, 2012 - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Project finished on budget, ahead of schedule.
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