News

12-2015

December News Items
Hanging Lake rest area will be closed tomorrow to complete guardrail repair
December 1, 2015 - TRAVEL ALERT- Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Guardrail installation at Hanging Lake rest area Dec. 2nd.
Eastbound C-470 ramp to southbound I-25 Closed this Weekend
December 2, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - LONE TREE – Paving operations require a full closure of the C-470 ramp to southbound Interstate 25 beginning Friday, Dec. 4, at 10 p.m.until Monday, Dec. 7, at 5:30 a.m.
Havana Street Closed Overnight at I-70 to Set Girders
December 2, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - DENVER – Overnight Wednesday, Dec. 2, and Thursday, Dec. 3, Havana Street will be closed beneath Interstate 70 to all vehicles and pedestrians while crews place girders for the new bridge over Havana.
Temporary Lane Configuration Will Be in Place on US 36 This Weekend, Dec. 4-6
December 3, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - Lane restrictions planned between Louisville and Denver.
NB I-25 ramp from WB US 34 will be closed late Sunday night
December 3, 2015 - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Closure only from 11 p.m. to 6 a.m.
I-70 Over Havana Street Bridge Replacement Project Update
December 4, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - Traffic Advisory Schedule for Week December 6, 2015.
The Heat Is On Resumes with Holiday Party DUI Enforcement
December 4, 2015 - Traffic Safety - 269 Motorists Cited for Impaired Driving Over Thanksgiving Holiday.
Overnight Lane, Ramp Closures Needed on U.S. 6 this Weekend
December 4, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - DENVER – This weekend, construction crews will be replacing concrete roadway panels and barriers in several locations along U.S. 6 between Knox Court and Interstate 25, and along Federal Boulevard.
Highway Closures in Eden Area Next Week
December 9, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 -
I-70 Mountain Express Lane opens Dec. 12
December 9, 2015 - Central/Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Toll collection waived during testing period; CDOT reminds drivers to get a pass.
Ramp Closures at Highway 16/Gate 20 Interchange this Weekend
December 10, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - FOUNTAIN – The Colorado Department of Transportation is repairing several concrete panels at the Interstate 25/State Highway 16 (EXIT 132/Fort Carson Gate 20) Interchange, requiring a couple of ramp closures this weekend.
Intermittent Closures on Highway 24 December 15, 2015
December 11, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - TRAVEL ALERT - Colorado Springs – As part of the Interstate 25/Cimarron Interchange Project, short intermittent closures will be required on U.S. 24 between I-25 and 8th Street on Dec. 15 from 4 a.m. to 6 a.m.
New I-70 Mountain Express Lane opening delayed due to snow
December 12, 2015 - Central/Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - DENVER -- The High Performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE) and Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) today announced that the opening of the eastbound I-70 Mountain Express Lane, scheduled for today, has been postponed due to snow.
Highway Closures in Eden Area Postponed
December 15, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - PUEBLO – The closure of Interstate 25 is being delayed one night due to adverse weather. Northbound I-25 was scheduled to be closed from Eagleridge Boulevard to Purcell Boulevard tonight.
CDOT Crews Remain on Snow Shift
December 15, 2015 - Statewide Transportation Plan - DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) continues working around the clock, with 539 plows operating, until state roads are clear of snow and ice.
Tolls begin on I-70 Mountain Express Lane this weekend
December 17, 2015 - Central/Eastern Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Toll collection starts Dec. 19; CDOT reminds drivers to get a pass.
Eastbound Traffic Switch Scheduled on I-70 From Tower Rd to Colfax Ave
December 18, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - On Saturday, Dec. 19, CDOT will shift eastbound I-70 traffic to the right lane of the newly built eastbound bridge.
Havana Street Closed Beneath I-70 Next Week to Set Girders
December 18, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - Overnight single lane closures in both directions of I-70 for work.
Night Closures on I-25 and Fillmore Street
December 18, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS - On Tuesday night, December 22, from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation will close Interstate 25 at Fillmore Street (Exit 145) for a bridge deck pour.
McCaslin Bridge Over US 36 Closing for Arch Installation
December 22, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - Closure begins at 11 p.m. on Dec. 23 through 7 a.m. on Dec. 24.
Holiday Party DUI Enforcement Cites 596 Impaired Drivers
December 22, 2015 - Traffic Safety - New Study Shows 57% of Denver Adults Don’t Know the DUI Law
CDOT gives local bats a warm holiday gift this season
December 22, 2015 - Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Local mosquitoes won’t be so pleased with boxes built under new bridge on US 34.
Santa is not the only surprise headed for Colorado tonight
December 24, 2015 - Northwest & Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Regions 3 & 5 - Snow is forecasted for Northwest and Southwest Colorado.
Eastbound U.S. 6 closed Wednesday night at Garrison
December 29, 2015 - Denver Metro/CDOT Region 1 - Eastbound US 6 will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 30, beginning at 10 p.m. and continuing until 6 a.m. Thursday.
New Year’s Resolution — No DUIs
December 29, 2015 - Traffic Safety - The Heat Is On DUI Enforcement Begins Wednesday.
CDOT announces brief traffic hold on eastbound US 6 Loveland Pass, today and likely through weekend
December 31, 2015 - Eastern/Central Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Statewide – The Colorado Department of Transportation, working with the Colorado State Patrol, will implement a traffic hold today for eastbound US 6 on Loveland Pass at mile marker 222 (approximately ½ mile east of Arapahoe Basin ski resort), from 4:00 to 4:45 p.m.
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