Colorado Department of Transportation
Despite the trend that many people hit the road for Memorial Day weekend, the Colorado Department of Transportation said historically there aren’t any major spikes in traffic volume across Colorado.
Even though it still feels like winter in parts of Colorado’s mountains, Independence Pass is back open.
A gate is being installed at the popular Hanging Lake hiking trail to control overcrowding and parking issues.
The Colorado Department of Transportation has reopened US 550 on Red Mountain Pass Wednesday afternoon after retrieving a pickup truck that had rolled down the mountainside last Friday.
Over the last week drivers in Denver and Colorado Springs might have noticed billboards popping up with sayings like “Brian Damage” or “Windshield Ejection,” but it wasn’t clear what they were for.
A Colorado Department of Transportation crew will close US 550 on Red Mountain Pass Wednesday to retrieve a pickup truck that had rolled down the mountainside last Friday.
Spring snow has delayed the opening of Mount Evans Road, the highest paved road in North America.
A Colorado Department of Transportation worker, killed while working on Highway 50 on Friday afternoon, is being remembered as a good worker and friend.
Crews are working to try to get Independence Pass open by Memorial Day. On Thursday they dropped bombs on unstable slabs of snow for avalanche mitigation.
Colorado lawmakers will study whether to require snow tires or chains to drive on a mountainous stretch of Interstate 70 during spring and winter months, under a bill Gov. John Hickenlooper is signing into law Wednesday.