Colorado Department of Transportation
Frustration continues to grow not just among drivers who use Interstate 70 in the high country, but business owners and emergency responders are also growing weary of the road closures.
The westbound lanes of U.S. 6 will be closed overnight on Tuesday as crews continue work on the pedestrian bridge that will connect Barnum North and South Parks.
A major closure of 6th Avenue in Denver is scheduled for Monday night.
Officials have reopened Interstate 70 in both directions on Thursday afternoon after a rock slide in Glenwood Canyon several hours earlier.
A traffic blimp finally launched on Wednesday morning after a glitch delayed the initial launch on Tuesday. The Colorado Department of Transportation plans to use the blimp to monitor traffic.
A traffic blimp the Colorado Department of Transportation plans to use to monitor traffic was supposed to go up on Tuesday, but the blimp has a hole.
As the temperatures rise, the increased snow melt in the mountains is causing concern along the South Platte River where the water is threatening a bridge.
The Colorado State Patrol and other local law enforcement agencies cited 6,942 motorists for not buckling up during the statewide Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign in May.
Starting Tuesday afternoon commuters could see a blimp if they’re driving on the interstate.
Colorado Department of Transportation crews Monday night will start installing the railing on the pedestrian and bicycle bridge over Interstate 25 at Colorado Boulevard.