CDOT reminds travelers to drive with patience and expect the inevitable delays with additional drive time of 75 minutes.
Emergency repairs along Interstate 70 will force the closure of a major ramp on Wednesday morning.
The Colorado Department of Transportation says improvements to the Interstate 70 mountain corridor reduced the number of crashes and delays last winter.
The Colorado Department of Transportation will switch as much work as possible on its numerous construction projects to minimize traffic delays.
The eastbound direction of I-70 is down to one lane of traffic along the left side.
Frustration continues to grow not just among drivers who use Interstate 70 in the high country, but business owners and emergency responders are also growing weary of the road closures.
Officials have reopened Interstate 70 in both directions on Thursday afternoon after a rock slide in Glenwood Canyon several hours earlier.
A man who was fatally shot by a sheriff’s deputy near Strasburg was a sex offender who, investigators say, recently commented that he would kill as many people as possible if there was the possibility of going back to jail.
A chase suspect who led police through the crime scene of an officer-involved shooting along Interstate 70 on Saturday morning has been arrested.
A chase suspect led police through the crime scene of an officer-involved shooting along Interstate 70 on Saturday morning. The chase ended in a crash but the suspect got away.