Colorado Contemplating Tolls As Source Of FundingAs funding for highway construction and upkeep dwindles, Colorado has increasingly turned toward a once-unthinkable way to fund road expansion: tolls.
CDOT Offers Peek This Week At 'Bustang,' Colorado's Bus ServiceColorado commuters can soon ride the Bustang, a state-owned and operated bus system that will connect farther-flung cities.
Criticized Colorado Turnpike Contract Made PublicThe Colorado Department of Transportation on Friday publicly released its much-criticized contract with a private firm to operate U.S. 36 between Denver and Boulder for the next 50 years.
State Officials Blame Drivers For Mountain Tie-UpsThe Colorado Department of Transportation is blaming drivers for a traffic tie-up over the weekend that left drivers fuming after being stuck in traffic for hours.
Twin Tunnels I-70 Project To Finish Up Next WeekAn expansion of Interstate 70's Twin Tunnels that's intended to make the drive from the mountains to the Front Range much easier will be complete next week.
Officials Celebrate Reopening Of Highway 119 After FloodingGov. John Hickenlooper said Monday that contractors and Colorado highway workers "moved heaven and earth" to get a major highway from Boulder into the Colorado Rocky Mountains finished a week early.
CDOT, National Guard Hustle To Repair Flood Damaged RoadsColorado officials are aiming to meet a Dec. 1 target to complete temporary fixes to at least some roads heavily damaged by catastrophic flooding this month.
Builders, Soldiers Hustle To Reconnect TownsState highway crews and National Guard troops worked furiously Sunday to repair highways to Colorado mountain towns cut off by unprecedented flooding.
CDOT Must Hurry To Get Roads, Bridges Repaired Before WinterIt’s a battle against time and the weather for the Colorado Department of Transportation for roads and bridges that need to be repaired or replaced. The repair crews have to work fast because winter weather will be in Colorado soon.
New Legislation Helps Fund Eisenhower Tunnel Fire Suppression SystemGov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill into law Saturday establishing the Petroleum Cleanup and Redevelopment Fund within the Division of Oil and Public Safety, a part of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment.
CDOT Announces Summer Construction ProjectsThe Colorado Department of Transportation announced its plans for construction this summer in the Denver metro area and the I-70 corridor between C-470 and the Eisenhower Tunnel.
Colorado to Accelerate State Construction ProjectsGov. John Hickenlooper and the head of Colorado's transportation department said Friday more construction projects will start sooner because of a new budgeting plan that's expected to free up $300 million annually over five years.