Project News & Updates

Flood Mitigation Work begins on Ute Pass

February 12, 2014 - Southeastern County/CDOT Region 2 - EL PASO COUNTY – A project designed to improve water flow under U.S. 24 began this morning on Ute Pass.

Flood Mitigation Lane Closures Postponed

February 13, 2014 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - EL PASO COUNTY – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is rescheduling the full closure of eastbound U.S. 24 on Ute Pass until after President’s Day Weekend. It was originally scheduled to close on Saturday.

Heavy Travel Delays on Westbound I-70

February 14, 2014 - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Motorists traveling on westbound I-70 into the mountains are currently experiencing heavy delays due to a disabled vehicle that blocked the right lane at approximately Dumont for an extended time.

CDOT Releases US 36 Concession Agreement

February 14, 2014 - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - CDOT released the concession agreement for the US 36 corridor today upon further discussion with its partner Plenary Roads Denver.

Southbound I-25 Closed at Alameda Nightly

February 17, 2014 - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Full Nightly Lane Closures on Southbound I-25 at Alameda Monday, February 17, Through Thursday Night, February 20.

Nighttime Lane closures for Median Work Tonight

February 19, 2014 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - Colorado Springs – The Colorado Department of Transportation will close the left lane of northbound Interstate 25, just north of N. Academy Boulevard, from 11 p.m., Wednesday until 5 a.m., Thursday for median construction work.

CDOT Finds Benefits and Financial Challenges to High Speed Transit

February 19, 2014 - Statewide Transportation Plan - DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) issued two draft reports today summarizing the feasibility of high-speed transit systems in both the Interstate 70 Mountain Corridor and I-25 Front Range Corridor.

Open House Scheduled for I-70 Eagle Construction Project

February 20, 2014 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - EAGLE — As crews prepare to restart work on the I-70 Eagle Interchange project, Flatiron Constructors Inc., the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Town of Eagle will hold a public open house Wednesday, February 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Eagle Town Hall at 200 Broadway.

CDOT seeking Public input on Area Transit

February 20, 2014 - Southeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 2 - TRINIDAD – The Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) Division of Transit & Rail wants to hear from citizens in Las Animas and Huerfano counties on how best to improve transit in the region.

Grand Avenue Bridge Project to Engage Public in Refining Design Features

February 21, 2014 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - GLENWOOD SPRINGS – The Grand Avenue Bridge project team is moving into a more detailed design phase on the proposed Grand Avenue Bridge; new pedestrian bridge; and supporting changes to Grand Avenue, 7th Street, 8th Street, and the area on the north side of I-70.