I-70 Mountain Corridor News Releases

Westbound Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory

May 9, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - IDAHO SPRINGS – Work on the Westbound Twin Tunnels project is underway. This Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) project will widen the westbound tunnel bore to accommodate future expansion in the I-70 mountain corridor.

No Foolin': Traffic Shifts April 1 for Twin Tunnels Work

March 31, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Crews will begin closing lanes in both directions of I-70 near Idaho Springs at 5 p.m. Monday, March 31, as work begins to shift eastbound I-70 traffic back onto the detour route around the tunnels.

I-70 Mountain Corridor Weekend Travel

March 21, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1 - Motorists traveling westbound along the I-70 mountain corridor Friday afternoon and evening and Saturday morning should anticipate heavy traffic and delays.

I-70 Mountain Corridor Weekend Travel

March 14, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3, Southwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 5 - Motorists traveling westbound along the I-70 corridor Friday afternoon and evening Saturday morning should anticipate heavy traffic and delays.

Bus to Shoulder Pilot Program to Test on I-70 Mountain Corridor

March 14, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is looking at a variety of options to improve traffic flow and reduce congestion along the I-70 mountain corridor during peak travel times.

I-70 Eastbound Closed at Eisenhower Tunnel

March 11, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Eastbound Traffic Held at Silverthorne, Loveland Ski Area and at the Tunnel

Crews testing eastern plains technology for more efficient snow removal in mountains

March 10, 2014 - Statewide Transportation Plan - STATEWIDE — Tomorrow, Tuesday, March 11, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will be using cutting-edge technology from its Eastern Plains region on the I-70 corridor in Eagle and potentially Summit counties. CDOT crews from Logan County have loaned the mountain corridor a relatively new piece of snow removal equipment called a tow plow to help maintenance crews clear snow and ice from the interstate.

I-70 Mountain Corridor Weekend Travel

March 7, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Currently, westbound traffic on I-70 is experiencing icy, snow packed conditions and heavy delays along the I-70 mountain corridor.

I-70 Mountain Corridor Weekend Travel

February 28, 2014 - Denver Metro Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - Heavy traffic is expected along the I-70 mountain corridor today for westbound traffic. Heavy traffic westbound will continue tomorrow morning and early afternoon.

Heavy Weekend Traffic Expected Along I-70 Mountain Corridor

February 21, 2014 - Metro Denver Colorado/CDOT Region 1, Northeastern Colorado/CDOT Region 4 - DENVER/NORTHEAST COLORADO — Heavy traffic is expected along the I-70 mountain corridor this weekend. Westbound traffic should anticipate delays Friday and Saturday a.m. into the early afternoon.

Northwestern Colorado Storm Update

January 10, 2014 - Northwestern Colorado/CDOT Region 3 - Maintenance crews from the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) are now on 12 hour snow shifts.