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Traffic on I-70 (credit: CBS)

Storm Makes Usual Heavy Sunday Traffic From The Resorts Even Worse

The traffic on Interstate 70 is always really heavy on Sunday when skiers and snowboarders return from the mountains, and this Sunday the snowstorm made it even worse.

02/24/2013

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

CDOT Halts Pace Car Program Once Again

The Colorado Department of Transportation tried another round of speed harmonization on Interstate 70 on Sunday.

03/05/2012

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

CDOT Once Again Calls Off I-70 Pace Car Program

The Colorado Department of Transportation was once again forced to call off its pace car program on Sunday to help ease traffic on Interstate 70 because there was too much traffic.

02/27/2012

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

CDOT Cancels Plans For Pace Cars On I-70 Sunday

Police pace cars are returning to eastbound Interstate 70 in the Colorado mountains in another attempt to reduce congestion as snow enthusiasts return to Denver and other Front Range cities.

02/11/2012

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Pace Cars For Mountain Traffic Hit Roadblock

A program that uses police pace cars to reduce traffic congestion on Interstate 70 in the mountains this winter was suspended after too many skiers and other mountain visitors jammed the highway, creating a bottleneck.

01/30/2012

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

I-70 Pace Car Program Halted Because Of Volume Of Vehicles

The Colorado Department of Transportation says this weekend has historically been one of the heaviest traffic weekends of the winter season.

01/29/2012

Traffic on I-70 (credit: CBS)

Copper Mountain Power Outage Puts Wrinkle In Pace Car Program

The Colorado Department of Transportation planned to run pace cars on Interstate 70 all the way from Silverthorne to Floyd Hill on Sunday, but that didn’t happen after they ran into an unexpected problem.

01/23/2012

Interstate 70 (credit: CBS)

Speed Harmonization Test On Interstate 70 Called A Success

Pace cars were driving along Interstate 70 Sunday. The goal of “speed harmonization” is to stop any major traffic jams from ski traffic heading home from the mountains.

12/19/2011

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

State Will Implement Pace Cars For Mountain Traffic

Colorado transportation officials say they plan to go ahead with a program using pace cars to reduce congestion on Interstate 70 in the mountains this winter.

10/18/2011

One of the pace cars on Interstate 70 on Aug. 13, 2011. (credit: CBS)

Review Continues For Mountain Traffic Plan

The Colorado Department of Transportation is continuing to review test results of a plan to slow down traffic in the Colorado mountains by using pace cars.

10/03/2011

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