The project to add an extra lane east bound I-70 through the Twin Tunnels is now expected to cost $100 million. Originally the project was estimated to cost $60 million dollars.
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.
The Colorado Department of Transportation is going to close one lane of eastbound I-70 through the Twin Tunnels area this week.
The Colorado Department of Transportation has the money needed to fix one of the worst traffic tie-ups along Interstate 70.
he state hopes to break ground on a project to widen Interstate 70 between Idaho Springs and Floyd Hill in 2013.
Transportation officials want input from Coloradans on how to ease traffic along Interstate 70 through the mountains.
A project to improve the Interstate-70 interchange at Silverthorne has been put on hold while state contractors concentrate on widening the Twin Tunnels near Idaho Springs.
Colorado officials expect the Federal Highway Administration to decide next month whether to approve a plan to ease congestion on Interstate 70 between Denver and Glenwood Springs.
It’s not unusual to see traffic backups along Interstate 70 as skiers and snowboarders head back down the mountain, but the issue involves more than just traffic tie-ups.