News

04-2013

April News Items
I-70 Traffic Stops in Idaho Springs/Georgetown Areas

April 12, 2013 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – Lane closures and traffic stops are taking place on Interstate 70 at Fall River Road and Georgetown Hill next week for rock scaling and fence installation, weather permitting.

Realignment Work to Close the Ramp from Southbound I-225 to Parker Road Next Week

April 19, 2013 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 6 - AURORA— Sunday, April 21st through Thursday. April 25th, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close the ramp from southbound I-225 to Parker Road for ramp realignment, open trench construction of a storm sewer pipe and replacement of concrete pavement.

I-70 Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory

April 19, 2013 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - IDAHO SPRINGS – The eastbound Interstate 70 frontage road is operating and traffic is moving smoothly through the two-lane, one-mile detour route, allowing full-scale excavation work to proceed at the Twin Tunnels. Drivers should anticipate slower traffic and a 35 mph speed limit while the detour is in place through late 2013.

I-70 Traffic Stops near Idaho Springs; Lane closure near Georgetown

April 19, 2013 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – Lane closures and traffic stops are taking place next week on Interstate 70 at Fall River Road and Georgetown Hill for rock scaling and fence installation, weather permitting.

State Patrol Honors CDOT Employee, Two Troopers

April 19, 2013 - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - DENVER, COLORADO – The Colorado State Patrol (CSP) has honored three men, two of them CSP employees and one an employee of the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), for their quick and effective actions that saved the life of a motorist following a vehicle accident on SH 17 near Cumbres Pass in southern Colorado on Feb. 9, 2013.

CDOT Begins FASTER-Funded Safety Improvements on US 50 West of Blue Mesa Reservoir

April 22, 2013 - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GUNNISON COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation has begun a major safety improvement project on US 50, west of Blue Mesa Reservoir. The work zone lies between the east end of Pleasant Valley (mile point 117.6) and the east side of Blue Creek Summit (MP 121.7).

CDOT Announces Summer/Fall Construction Projects in Northwest Colorado

April 25, 2013 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - NORTHWEST COLORADO – On the heels of National Work Zone Awareness Week (which this year was April 15-19), the Colorado Department of Transportation announces its summer and fall 2013 construction projects in the northwest section of the state, including Delta, Eagle, Garfield, Grand, Gunnison, Hinsdale, Jackson, Lake, Mesa, Moffat, Montrose, Pitkin, Rio Blanco, Routt, and Summit counties.

Ute Pass Lane Closure Tomorrow

April 25, 2013 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - EL PASO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close the right lane of westbound U.S. 24, one mile west of Manitou Springs, on Friday, April 26, to allow crews to break up the boulders that came down onto the highway Tuesday night.

I-70 Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory

April 25, 2013 - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - IDAHO SPRINGS – Traffic continues to move smoothly on the two-lane, eastbound Interstate 70 frontage road around the Twin Tunnels. Please remember to anticipate slower traffic and a 35 mph speed limit while the detour remains in place through late 2013.

I-70 Traffic Stops in Idaho Springs/Georgetown Areas Start Sunday Night

April 26, 2013 - TRAFFIC ADVISORY - Central Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - CLEAR CREEK COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will be stopping traffic and closing I-70 at Fall River Road and Georgetown Hill next week beginning this Sunday, April 28 for rock scaling and fence installation, weather permitting.

CDOT Improvement Team Honored - Among World’s Finest

April 25, 2013 - Statewide Transportation Plan - DENVER, COLORADO – A Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) process improvement team that worked in the area of improving oversize and overweight vehicle permitting procedures and business practices has been honored among the top such teams in the world by the 2013 World Conference on Quality and Improvement.


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