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Southeastern Colorado CDOT Region 2 News

Selected news items for Region 2.
Highway 24 Business to remain Closed after Rock Fall
May 25, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - MANITOU SPRINGS — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has again closed eastbound U.S. 24 Business (Manitou Avenue) from mainline Highway 24 to the roundabout at Serpentine Drive after rock fall onto the eastbound lane this morning.
I-25/Cimarron Interchange Project Kicks Off with Open House
May 25, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Public invited to meet project team and learn about upcoming construction activities.
Rock Work to Delay Traffic This Week
May 25, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - CDOT will be conducting rock scaling operations along U.S. 50 this week.
Highway 24 Business Closed
May 21, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - MANITOU SPRINGS — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has closed U.S. 24 Business (Manitou Avenue) between the roundabout at Serpentine Drive and mainline Highway 24 due to cracks that have formed in the westbound lanes of the roadway.
Ackerman Overlook Open Again
May 21, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) reopened the Ackerman Overlook on Interstate 25 today after being closed for new road construction in spring 2013.
Emergency Pothole Repairs Today
May 21, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - COLORADO SPRINGS — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is filling potholes today on northbound and southbound Interstate 25 between South Academy Boulevard and Woodmen Road.
New Flood Protocol for Highway 24
May 1, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - EL PASO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is updating its protocol on Ute Pass when flash flooding threatens U.S. 24, west of Colorado Springs.
Vegetation/Invasive Tree Species Removal Sets Stage for I-25/Cimarron Interchange Reconstruction
April 29, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Colorado Springs – Construction crews are expected to begin removing vegetation and invasive tree species (clearing and grubbing) this week as part of the preliminary work on the Interstate-25/Cimarron Interchange Reconstruction Project.
Highway 47 Improvements Underway
April 23, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - PUEBLO — The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is upgrading a 3.3-mile section of State Highway 47 from Dillon Drive to a point ½ mile east of Troy Avenue.
Pre-construction Activity Starts Surrounding I-25/Cimarron Interchange
April 17, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Pre-construction activity to start on the I-25/Cimarron Interchange Design-Build Project.
New Pueblo Freeway Open House Tomorrow
April 14, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is holding an open house for the public tomorrow night regarding the first project of the New Pueblo Freeway.
New Scenic and Historic Byway before Transportation Commission
April 14, 2015 - Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - DENVER – Colorado’s Byways Commission is asking the state Transportation Commission to approve and designate a new Scenic and Historic Byway through southwestern Colorado and northern New Mexico.
Gone But Not Forgotten - A Bit of Winter is Back
April 14, 2015 - Statewide Transportation Plan - CDOT reminds those traveling to the high country this week that winter driving conditions may exist - don’t get caught unprepared.
Most Work Stopped on Old Ranch Road Interchange
March 11, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Gas Line Break Stops Majority of Operations.
Another Go for Snow
March 3, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Ice and Snow, Take It Slow!
CDOT Selects I-25/Cimarron Design-Build Contractor
February 26, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Colorado Springs – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) announced today the apparent successful proposing team of Kraemer North America, LLC (Kraemer) and Tsiouvaras Simmons Holderness (TSH) to reconstruct the Interstate 25/Cimarron interchange.
CDOT Ready for Round Two
February 25, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Ice & Snow, Take it Slow!
CDOT Set to Battle Weekend Driving Conditions
February 20, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Ice & Snow, Take it Slow!
Work Set to Start on Three Bridge Project near Granada
February 19, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - PROWERS COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) begins a multiple bridge replacement project on U.S. 50, east and west of Granada, on Monday, Feb. 23.
Railroad Repairs Extended – Highway 67 Remains Closed
February 13, 2015 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - FLORENCE, CO – State Highway (SH) 67 remains closed at the south end of Florence until at least the close of business today or, if necessary, through the weekend, for railroad crossing work.
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