Category Archives: Roads

AABC Pedestrian Underpass Milestone

Greetings,  You aren’t getting a press release because of my broken wrist…but here is an update on the AABC Underground. Please call Brian Pettet with further questions: 379-3703/920-5392 Yes, the project remains behind schedule and the contractor is paying a … Continue reading

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Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory

Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory              IDAHO SPRINGS – Median barrier work, sign installation, truck hauling, and seeding and striping operations are part of the planned activities for next week, east and west of the Twin … Continue reading

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REPAIRS ON SH 82 GRAND AVENUE BRIDGE NEXT WEEK

REPAIRS ON SH 82 GRAND AVENUE BRIDGE NEXT WEEK Single-lane closures on both SH 82 and I-70 during work hours  GLENWOOD SPRINGS – CDOT maintenance crews will conduct inspection and minor repair work on the Grand Avenue Bridge. The work … Continue reading

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INDEPENDENCE PASS REMAINS CLOSED FOR SEASON

Today, the Colorado Department of Transportation announces the season closure of SH 82 over Independence Pass. The pass closure includes the area from just east of Aspen to west of Twin Lakes, approximately 18 miles. CDOT had closed Independence Pass … Continue reading

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INDEPENDENCE PASS TO REMAIN CLOSED OVER WEEKEND

INDEPENDENCE PASS TO REMAIN CLOSED OVER WEEKEND   CDOT will re-assess conditions Monday morning; pass may not open again prior to annual closing date of Nov. 7

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Westbound I-70 Closed at Vail Pass

Westbound Interstate 70 is closed from Copper Mountain to East Vail due to a multi-vehicle accident. The trailer of the semi truck involved in the accident was split and off-loading the trailer will take some time. Most all traffic is … Continue reading

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Drivers Cautioned about I-70 Sun Glare

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is reminding drivers who travel Interstate 70 about the sun glare problem that impacts drivers at this time of year on Floyd Hill. Beginning in early November and continuing through early February, morning drivers … Continue reading

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Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory

Twin Tunnels Weekly Traffic Advisory Median barrier work, sign installation, and truck hauling operations are part of the planned activities for next week, east and west of the Twin Tunnels. Lane closures are scheduled as follows, weather permitting: Monday, October … Continue reading

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CITY INVITES PUBLIC COMMENT ON THE SOUTH BRIDGE ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

The City of Glenwood Springs, with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and Garfield County, announce the availability of the South Bridge Environmental Assessment (EA). The public review and comment period on the EA begins Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Smuggler Forestry Work

Forestry work is underway on Smuggler Mountain that could affect travel and cause temporary trial closures. The project includes clearing some oak brush, and thinning dead, overcrowded and overgrown trees and vegetation to promote forest health, improve wildlife habitat and … Continue reading

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