High-Performance Transportation Enterprise


Welcome to the HPTE website. Current events and announcements will be on this page so you can find them quickly and conveniently. Use the "quick links" on this page to find information about our organization, solicitations, express lane projects and more. We are always interested in your feedback or questions; drop us a line at [email protected].

FY 2016 HPTE Audited Financial Statements
View the fiscal year 2016 audit.

Annual Report
Download and read the Fiscal Year 2016 HPTE Annual Report.

HOV 3 is Now in Effect.
See HOV 3 facts.

Public Information RFP
We're requesting proposals from qualified individuals and/or firms interested in providing public information support for the HPTE Program for the next year. Proposals are due Aug. 4, 2017.

Download the RFP.

Download the Q&A.

The stats are in: CDOT's Express Lanes are moving people faster during peak travel times on some of the state's major corridors. And with a population that's expected to double by 2040, Express Lanes offer travelers a choice in the face of congestion.


Central 70 Public Meeting Materials Now Available

Thanks to everyone who joined CDOT and HPTE on Feb. 16, 2017, to learn more about the Central 70 Project Public Private Partnership process and next steps before construction. Download these meeting assets:

Telephone Town Hall Q&A
Transparency Boards (English)
Transparency Boards (Spanish)
Handouts (English)
Handouts (Spanish)
Pre-Final RFP Presentation

FHWA Approves Central 70 Project

On Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) approved the reconstruction of Interstate 70 through central Denver, concluding a 14-year unprecedented outreach and community engagement process.
Learn more.

Industry Association Recognizes CDOT as Tolling Success Story

In its September 2016 newsletter, the International Bridge, Tunnel and Turnpike Association highlighted CDOT's Express Lane development as an example of successfully planning and implementing tolling.
Read the full piece.

New Procedures for Motorcycles and Carpoolers

There are new changes in the pass procedures for carpoolers/HOV and motorcyclists that use CDOT's HOV Express Lanes.
Learn more...

CDOT Releases Shortlist of Teams Vying to Build the I-70 East Project

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), the High Performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE) and the Colorado Bridge Enterprise today announced the four teams shortlisted to continue the process of qualifying to build the I-70 East Project. Read more.

CDOT Transportation Commission Recommends Financing I-70 East Project with Private Investment

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Transportation Commission have decided to move forward with a Design Build Finance Operate Maintain (DBFOM) method for the finance and delivery of the I-70 East project from I-25 to Denver International Airport. More...

I-70 East Corridor Project Value for Money Analysis

This value for money analysis compares the total costs of delivering the I-70 East Corridor Project using different forms of procurement. The objectives are to identify the procurement approach, which:

  • Best fits within the CDOT and Colorado Bridge Enterprises' affordability envelope for the project, and
  • Results in the lowest net present value of payments by CDOT and Bridge Enterprise over the lifecycle of the project and maximizes availability of Bridge Enterprise revenues to fund additional bridge replacement and rehabilitation projects.
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Contact Us

Questions about your toll bill?
Call Express Toll Customer Service at 303-537-3470, or 1-888-946-3470.

Questions about HPTE board meetings, or Express Lanes in general?
Call 303-757-9380.

Email us:
[email protected]

  • David Spector
  • Kathy Gilliland
    Transportation Commissioner
  • Don Marostica
    Vice Chair
    Governor Appointee
    North Front Range
  • Gary Reiff
    Transportation Commissioner
  • Trey Rogers
    Governor Appointee
    Denver Metro Area
  • Shannon Gifford
    Transportation Commissioner 
  • Thad Noll
    Governor Appointee
    I-70 Mountain Corridor
  • Jan Martin
    Governor Appointee
    Pikes Peak Area
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