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Hickenlooper: ‘This Makes Sense,’ Signs Study To Research Mandated Chains, Snow Tires

A bill to require drivers of non-commercial vehicles to have chains or snow tires before driving along a section of Interstate 70 during winter driving conditions failed in the state legislature but what remained is a study of the issue.

05/13/2015

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Bill To Require Snow Tires Along I-70 Moves Forward In House

The bill that would require passenger vehicles to have tires with adequate tread, snow tires or chains on Interstate 70 in the mountains during winter months has advanced in the state House.

02/26/2015

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Colorado Lawmakers Consider Stricter Snow-Tire Requirements

Colorado lawmakers are considering requiring snow tires or chains on noncommercial vehicles at all times during winter and spring months, an attempt reduce accidents and mountain traffic.

02/25/2015

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Chain Law For Passenger Vehicles Goes Into Effect On I-70 For First Time This Season

A winter snowstorm that started on Thursday and continued on Friday led to treacherous driving conditions across Colorado.

12/26/2014

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Colorado Vehicle Chain Laws Begin Saturday

There may be record high temperatures outside, but the Colorado Department of Transportation is requiring large trucks to carry snow chains beginning Saturday.

08/31/2012

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Strong Winds Make Driving Treacherous In High Country

With every passing hour the snow was intensifying Saturday night. On some of the high mountain passes the weather became a major storm event.

11/13/2011

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