With the spring thaw in sight many communities hit hard by last September’s floods are worried about a heavier than usual runoff. One of those communities is Glen Haven, located between Estes Park and Fort Collins.
State and federal highway officials plan to close U.S. Highway 36 west of Pinewood Springs near Estes Park on Monday for blasting, which is part of a flood reconstruction project.
A blasting project that dumped huge boulders on U.S. Highway 36 between Lyons and Pinewood Springs closed the highway Monday and Tuesday but they’ve been cleared and it’s now back open.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is making lots of repairs and strengthening roads on Highway 36 in order to protect them from future flooding.
The Colorado Department of Transportation will be making its last pick up of debris from last fall’s flooding in northern Colorado over the next two weeks.
The last highway closed in Colorado after September’s historic floods is back open.
One of the last major highways closed by the September floods is back open.
Gov. John Hickenlooper says all Colorado highways damaged by September’s massive floods will be reopened before Thanksgiving, well ahead of the Dec. 1 goal the state had set.
The re-opening for U.S. Highway 34 between Estes Park and Loveland is set for next Thursday, more than a week early.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is expanding the city’s $1 million holiday ad campaign.