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Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs talks with CBS4's Jeff Todd (credit: CBS)

Summit County Wants To Acquire Land For More Affordable Housing

There’s an effort to bring more affordable housing options to one of Colorado’s most popular destinations. It’s taking an act of Congress, but Summit County should soon acquire a big chunk of land for more housing.

07/10/2014

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High Country Health Insurance Shoppers Urged To Contact State

Four Western Slope counties have the highest insurance rates in the country, and time is running out for thousands of Coloradans there who are trying to get less expensive health care.

05/05/2014

Sen. Mark Udall (credit: CBS)

Udall Pushes For More Preemptive Action As Wildfire Concerns Grow

Summit County leaders met with Sen. Mark Udall in Frisco on Sunday to discuss the upcoming wildfire season.

02/09/2014

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Interstate 70 Tolls Likely, Panel Suggests

Colorado highway managers say that toll lanes on Interstate 70 between Denver and the mountain resorts are probably on the way.

08/04/2013

The remnants of the Pennsylvania Mine in Summit County (credit: CBS)

Abandoned Mine Clean Up Gets Easier Thanks To EPA Policy Change

It’s one of the greatest environmental threats to Colorado: abandoned mines emitting toxic waste into streams, rivers and eventually our drinking water.

01/18/2013

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Gov. Hickenlooper: ‘Need Urgency In Improving Health Of Forests’

While Colorado continues to fight its worst wildfire season in history, Gov. John Hickenlooper said we need more urgency in improving the health of our forests.

10/10/2012

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I-70 High Speed Train Study May Provide Answers

The Colorado Department of Transportation is commissioning a study to determine the feasibility of a high speed train to the mountains.

11/18/2011

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Former Lawmaker Wants Semis Off I-70 At Peak Times

A former Colorado state legislator has proposed a new plan to ease congestion on the Interstate 70 mountain corridor.

03/28/2011

Interstate 70 (credit: CBS)

Gibbs Mulls Truck Limits To Ease I-70 Traffic

Summit County Commissioner Dan Gibbs says he wants to see whether keeping trucks off Interstate 70 during peak travel times could ease mountain traffic during busy periods.

03/19/2011