DENVER (CBS4) – The latest proposal to ease ski weekend gridlock in Colorado is to allow cars on the shoulders through a short stretch of Interstate 70.
Officials with the Colorado Department of Transportation are looking at using the shoulder as a third lane between Empire and the Twin Tunnels near Idaho Springs.READ MORE: Teacher At Dawson School, Da'Jon Tyrik James, Arrested In Student Sexual Assault Investigation
The proposal would cost about $30 million, and officials say they need to do more research on the idea.READ MORE: Colorado Weather: Monsoon Moisture Set To Bring Heavy Rain For Many This Weekend
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