Officials with the Department of Transportation on Sunday announced that they have opened an emergency road route out of Estes Park for emergency purposes, local residents or for tourists who need to leave.
Officials with the Department of Transportation on Saturday announced that they have opened an emergency road route to Estes Park, which was cut off on Friday when Rocky Mountain National Park officials closed the park and Trail Ridge Road closed.
There are still signs that the flooding disaster is nowhere close to being resolved in Estes Park.
Officials with the Department of Transportation say avoid driving on highways in Boulder, Larimer, Jefferson and Clear Creek counties.
Even though the weather still says it’s summer, the top portion of the Mount Evans Highway is closed for the winter.
If you have traveled on Interstate 70 near Idaho Springs lately it’s likely you’ve noticed an impressive looking 30 foot tall structure.
To protect drivers from flash floods, the Colorado Department of Transportation says maintenance crews will conduct round-the-clock patrols of U.S. 24 in the Waldo Canyon Fire burn area between Manitou Springs and Cascade through Oct. 1.
Colorado highway managers say that toll lanes on Interstate 70 between Denver and the mountain resorts are probably on the way.
It’s not finished yet, but the $100 million project to widen the Twin Tunnels on Interstate 70 east of Idaho Springs cleared a major hurdle on Monday.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is spending millions of dollars to protect Highway 14 from mudslides.