Weld County is leading the nation in job creation. The employment rate in the county jumped 6 percent during 2013.
Colorado unemployment dropped to 5.8 percent in May, putting the state close to the pre-recession unemployment level.
The Denver Broncos are closing their training camp to fans this summer because of ongoing construction at team headquarters. Instead, they’ll have three open practices at their stadium.
There are three different construction projects going on this weekend that drivers in the Denver metro area should be aware of.
From work at the Twin Tunnels to apartment buildings going up all over the Denver metro area, construction is booming in Colorado, and demand for construction workers could be out-stripping the supply.
Construction at the Twin Tunnels to widen the westbound tunnel and make it safer for drivers will last until December.
A construction worker is dead after a fire escape he was standing on broke loose and crashed to the ground.
Colorado’s unemployment rate has declined to 6.8 percent, the lowest rate in nearly five years.
An expansion of Interstate 70 is nearly complete. It will make the drive from the mountains to the Front Range much easier.
An Aurora hospital that is currently being built for veterans is now under investigation.