HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (CBS4) – A neighborhood coalition in Highlands Ranch has filed an injunction to stop the expansion of C-470.

On Friday, a federal judge agreed to hear those arguments at a later date.

The neighbors major complaint is noise. They say the environmental impact study underestimated the noise levels of adding more traffic lanes.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

CDOT had originally planned to put up barriers along the lane expansion area, but said new noise level tests showed the barriers — which would cost millions of dollars — would not be effective.

The hearing has been scheduled for Nov. 22.

(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)


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