Join the HPTE Town Hall Meeting on July 8 to discuss financing alternatives for improvements on I-70 East Denver
DENVER - Tuesday, July 1, 2014 -- The High Performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE) today announced a public town hall meeting on July 8 to discuss innovative delivery, financing, and partnership opportunities for the proposed improvements to I-70 East.
Representatives from HPTE, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), the I-70 East team and the City and County of Denver will be available to discuss innovations in transportation choice, funding and project delivery; how public private partnerships (P3) can be used to finance transportation projects; and, specifically, the possible use of a P3 model for financing improvements to I-70 East. Additionally, there will be opportunities for attendees to ask questions and provide input at the meeting.
Who: Representatives from HPTE, CDOT, I-70 East EIS project team and the City and County of Denver
When: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 8
Where: Swansea Recreation Center, 2650 E. 49th Ave., Denver.
Note: Spanish translation and childcare will be available. For special assistance, please call (720)475-7039 prior to the meeting.
The HPTE operates as a government-owned, independent business within CDOT. It searches out innovative ways to finance projects to help Colorado fulfill its commitment to increase travel choices through options that include Express Lanes, transit, biking, walking and carpooling.
If you have a question or comment, please send to [email protected] or phone at (303) 757-9249 and it will be addressed at the event.
For more information, visit these websites:
CDOT’s I-70 East Environmental Impact Statement: www.i-70east.com
Express Lanes: www.coloradodot.info/programs/expresslanes