A project to widen the eastbound lanes of the Twin Tunnels near Idaho Springs means drivers heading home from the mountains will encounter a detour for the rest of the year.
Xcel Energy crews were working on power lines on westbound Interstate 70 near Idaho Springs for most of the day Monday, and it led to an extended highway closure.
It’s one of the biggest bottlenecks on the drive to and from the mountains– the Twin Tunnels east of Idaho Springs. A big project to help relieve congestion is getting started.
Police say they have arrested a driver who crashed her car after a dramatic chase on Interstate 70 that also included another vehicle.
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.
A major project along Interstate 70 could add some extra time to the drive for those coming down from the mountains next week.
More communities announced Wednesday the cancelation of public fireworks displays.
An Idaho Springs man is fighting to clear his record even though he did not commit a crime.
CDOT desires to look toward new ways, and some outside the box thinking, to keep cars moving when traffic is worse.
The latest proposal to ease ski weekend gridlock in Colorado is to allow cars on the shoulders through a short stretch of Interstate 70.