Category Archives: Roads

Multi-car crash closes westbound Vail Pass

A multi-car pileup shut down westbound Interstate 70 on Vail Pass for about three hours Tuesday. No serious injuries were reported. Just after 10 a.m. Tuesday, approximately 15 vehicles – including one tractor-trailer truck – were involved in pileup near mile marker 186 … Continue reading

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CDOTs scheduled lane closures for the week of January 26th

I 70 Eastbound/Westbound through and near the Eisenhower Tunnel (Milemarker 213-216) (through March 2014) 6:00 PM-6:00 AM SU-SA Single lane closures for routine maintenance including sweeping. Delays possible. I 70 Westbound/Eastbound In Idaho Springs (Milemarker 242-239) (through February 2014) 7:00 … Continue reading

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Historically Heavy Travel Weekend Likely to Repeat on I-70

The weekend prior to the Super Bowl is generally one of the busiest weekends for the I-70 mountain corridor. In 2013, this weekend saw a total of 115,634 cars drive through the Eisenhower Tunnel. Heavy traffic counts are expected westbound … Continue reading

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CDOT Weekly Construction/Maintenance

I 70 Eastbound/Westbound through and near the Eisenhower Tunnel (Milemarker 213-216) (through January 2014) 6:00 PM-6:00 AM SU-SA Single lane closures for routine maintenance including sweeping. Delays possible. I 70 Eastbound/Westbound Near Loveland Pass Interchange (Milemarker 215-217) (through January 2014) … Continue reading

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Road Closures

Eastbound I-70 closed through Glenwood Canyon due to adverse conditions. No estimated time for reopening. Eastbound US 24 closed over Battle Mtn to all commercial vehicles due to adverse conditions. OPEN:  Eastbound I-70 over Vail Pass mm 180 to Copper … Continue reading

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I-70 Exit 26 Interchange Traffic to Switch to Diverging Diamond Configuration

I-70 Exit 26 Interchange Traffic to Switch to Diverging Diamond Configuration Traffic switch scheduled for Tuesday night, followed by winter suspension of work on Monday, December 23 GRAND JUNCTION— The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has been constructing the state’s … Continue reading

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CDOT CREWS WORKING TO CLEAR SNOW PACK ON I-70

TRAFFIC ADVISORY  CDOT CREWS WORKING TO CLEAR SNOW PACK ON I-70  GLENWOOD SPRINGS TO SILT GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Maintenance crews from the Colorado Department of Transportation’s (CDOT’s) Glenwood Springs facility will be out on I-70 this morning working to clear the … Continue reading

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SLOW DOWN! WILDLIFE ARE ON THE MOVE!

WILDLIFE ON THE MOVE! Drivers reminded to slow down, scan the roadsides for wildlife activity during this time of year With the surge in holiday travel, the Colorado Department of Transportation and Colorado State Patrol are reminding motorists that Colorado’s … Continue reading

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I70 game fence project update

Ideal fencing crews will be installing new fence and repairing existing fences from exit 97(silt) to exit 87(west rifle) throughout the coming winter months on all workable days, weather permitting. Right lane and shoulder closures with reduced speed limits will … Continue reading

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ROAD WORK COMPLETED EB I-70 THROUGH THE TWIN TUNNELS WORK ZONE

ROAD WORK COMPLETED EB I-70 THROUGH THE TWIN TUNNELS WORK ZONE

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