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Northwestern Colorado CDOT Region 3 News

Selected news items for Region 3.
Resurfacing work begins on SH 13
May 26, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Road surface replacement at two sites will result in smoother ride.
Transportation Commission approves emergency funding for work on SH 13
May 22, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - RIO BLANCO COUNTY — On May 20th, Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) maintenance crews reported damage to a retaining wall on SH13 at milepost 29.
CDOT still planning an on-target May 21 opening of SH 82 Independence Pass
May 19, 2014 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - LAKE/PITKIN COUNTIES –Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) crews have been working from daylight to dark in an effort to clear the way for an on-target opening of Independence Pass on Thursday, May 21 at Noon.
Safety-critical rockfall work requires full closure of SH 133 this week
May 18, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - SH 133 will be closed approximately seven miles east of Somerset.
Work to begin on US 40, Berthoud Pass
May 13, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Road surface replacement results in smoother ride.
Full closure of I-70 eastbound in Glenwood Canyon Scheduled Next Tuesday Morning
May 12, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GARFIELD/EAGLE COUNTIES —On Tuesday, May 19, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will close eastbound I-70 through Glenwood Canyon for five hours to perform bridge repairs.
SH 133 rockfall mitigation work starts Monday
May 1, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - 20 minute traffic holds should be expected Monday-Friday.
SH 131 bridge rehabilitation work starts Monday near Phippsburg
April 29, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - ROUTT COUNTY-Beginning the week of May 4, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and contractor partner, ABCO Contracting Company Inc., will start a bridge rehabilitation project on SH 131 over the Yampa River.
Work to resume on US 40 in Steamboat Springs
April 27, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - CDOT and Connell Resources will resume work on Monday, May 4th on US 40 in Steamboat Springs starting with the Pine Grove intersection.
Maintenance work scheduled for Glenwood Canyon bike path
April 17, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - EAGLE/GARFIELD COUNTIES — Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) crews will begin repairs on Monday, April 20, on the Glenwood Canyon bike path.
SH 9 Breckenridge construction to resume
April 16, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - SUMMIT COUNTY/BRECKENRIDGE—On Monday, April 20, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and APC Southern Construction will resume work on SH 9 between Frisco and Breckenridge.
Open house scheduled for SH 133 Carbondale to Redstone project
April 15, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Project impacts will be discussed
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.
Work to begin again on I-70 bridge project in Eagle County
March 28, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - EAGLE COUNTY — Work on a bridge project that was in winter shutdown will begin again on Monday, March 30.
TRAVEL ADVISORY: Glenwood Canyon bike path open
March 26, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - EAGLE/GARFIELD COUNTIES – Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) crews have completed the necessary maintenance required to get the Glenwood Canyon bike path open.
U.S. 24 Reopens Following Completion of Current Mitigation Project
March 24, 2015 - TRAVEL ALERT - US 24 reopens following completion of rock mitigation operations.
Critical rockfall mitigation scheduled Monday on US 24 near Minturn
March 20, 2015 - Travel Alert - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Full closure of SH 24 required to perform work.
CDOT announces decision for SH 9 Iron Springs alignment project
March 13, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - SUMMIT COUNTY - The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) have issued a Finding of No Significant Impact for the SH 9 Iron Springs Alignment Project.
I-70 resurfacing project east of Loma to resume following winter shutdown
March 10, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - MESA COUNTY— A project to resurface 33 miles of I-70 east of Loma near the Colorado/Utah border will resume operations to complete final work beginning Monday, March 16.
Work to begin on SH 133 early next week
March 4, 2015 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GARFIELD/PITKIN COUNTIES–The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will begin a project to improve SH 133 between Redstone and Carbondale on Monday, March 9.

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