Eisenhower-Johnson Tunnel

CDOT spokeswoman Amy Ford (credit: CBS)

CDOT Launches ‘Peak Time Challenge’ To Raise Awareness About I-70 Jams

Officials with the Colorado Department of Transportation have launched a contest that’s intended to spread awareness about how to avoid heavy Interstate 70 mountain traffic.


(credit: CBS)

Colorado Forecasters Say Avalanche Danger Is High

The Colorado Avalanche Information Center says the danger of avalanches is high in some areas follow a big snow storm that moved through the state over the weekend.


Accidents near the entrance to the Eisenhower Tunnel on Monday (credit: CDOT)

CDOT Tests A New Project To Keep Traffic Moving On The I-70 Mountain Drive

The Colorado Department of Transportation is trying something new to keep traffic moving at the Eisenhower-Johnson Tunnel on Interstate 70 and keep the tunnel clear, even during peak times.


An image of Interstate 70 during a traffic jam in December 2011. (credit: CBS)

CDOT Plans Something New To Ease I-70 Mountain Traffic

Transportation officials are planning to try traffic cycling to untangle weekend traffic jams at the Eisenhower-Johnson Tunnel on Interstate 70.


The west entrance of the Eisenhower-Johnson Tunnel. (credit: CBS)

CDOT Officials Warn Of Delays On I-70 In Mountains

The Colorado Department of Transportation is warning drivers that maintenance and reconstruction work will be causing traffic stops and lane closures along the Interstate 70 mountain corridor throughout the holiday season.