Northwestern Colorado CDOT Region 3 News

Selected news items for Region 3.
Grand Avenue Bridge project team hosts public open house
January 6, 2016 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GARFIELD COUNTY/GLENWOOD SPRINGS – The Colorado Department of Transportation Grand Avenue Bridge (GAB) project team invites the public to attend an open house on Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016 at the Glenwood Springs Community Center located at 100 Wulfsohn Road, Glenwood Springs, CO.
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.
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.
CDOT releases preliminary schedule for Grand Avenue Bridge
November 27, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GLENWOOD SPRINGS – The Colorado Transportation has released a preliminary phasing plan for the construction of the Grand Avenue Bridge.
Transportation Commission green lights Grand Avenue Bridge project
November 19, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Project fully funded, construction to proceed.
Glenwood Bike Path Closes for Season Tomorrow Morning
November 13, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GARFIELD/EAGLE COUNTY – Tomorrow at 9 a.m., the Colorado Department of Transportation will close the Glenwood Canyon bike path—which extends from Glenwood Springs to Dotsero (mile point 116 to 131)—for the season.
Wildlife zones to remain on several corridors in Northwest Colorado
November 11, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - RIO BLANCO/MOFFAT/GARFIELD COUNTIES —Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) traffic operations, having met with local law enforcement in Rio Blanco, Moffat and Garfield counties and Colorado State Patrol, will keep several wildlife zones intact on CO 13, US 40 and CO 82.
CDOT encourages motorists to prepare vehicles now for winter driving
November 6, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Check highway & weather conditions before heading out and abide by Traction and Passenger Vehicle Chain laws, if implemented.
CDOT targeting Nov. 6 closure of Independence Pass
November 2, 2015 - TRAVEL ALERT - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - LAKE/PITKIN COUNTIES - Winter storm moving in this week may prompt crews to close early
Work to begin on US 50 west of Gunnison
November 2, 2015 - Weather permitting, crews plan to mobilize tomorrow, Nov. 3.

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