• News, January 6th ASPEN AIRPORT STILL CLOSED FOLLOWING DEADLY PLANE CRASH Aspen—All flights out of the Aspen-Pitkin County Airport have been canceled today due to the ongoing investigation into yesterday’s deadly plane crash.  The crash of the Bombardier Challenger 600 occurred just before 12:30.  Three men, all pilots from Mexico were on board.  54 year old co-pilot Sergio Brabata ...
  • City Council Goes with Double Elevator Option! Glenwood Springs City Council made a decision last week between the options available for the access from 7th Street to the new pedestrian bridge. The GSCRA consistently provided information about all options, and we were delighted to see so many businesses weigh-in on the innovative approach of constructing an elevator.  Thank you, City Council, for your thoughtful ...
  • Stranded passengers at Aspen Airport make other arrangements in wake deadly plane crash.
  • Stranded passengers at Aspen Airport make other arrangements following Sunday's deadly crash
  • One Dead, Two Injured After Aspen Plane Crash ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado sheriff's office dispatcher confirms that one person died and two people were injured when a plane crashed at the Aspen airport. Thomas Wright, a dispatcher with the Pitkin County Sheriff's Office, says three people were aboard the plane Sunday. He says one person was severely injured and another suffered non-serious ...
  • CDOT's scheduled lane closures for the week of Jan. 5th Projects are listed in highway order then by direction and milepost. Work is weather dependent. 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 at the Twin Tunnels near Idaho Springs (Milemarker 243) (through January 2014) 7:00 PM-5:00 AM ...
  • Continuous Flow Metering in Effect on I-70 Mountain Corridor Statewide – Heavy Traffic is expected along the I-70 mountain corridor Friday, January 3 through Sunday, January 5 for eastbound and westbound traffic. Winter weather is forecasted and motorists are encouraged to allow for extra time and use caution when travelling in this area. Continuous flow metering will be in effect on eastbound I-70 from ...
  • News, January 3rd BALLOT DRIVE UNDERWAY TO BAN CONCEALED WEAPONS FROM COLLEGE CAMPUSES Undated—Concealed weapons on college campuses in Colorado will be banned one day if a group of supporters get their way.  Supporters of the campus ban will spend the next few months gathering signatures to put the issue on the November ballot after getting the green light ...
  • Recreational Marijuana Legal, Impaired Driving Not Colorado DUI Laws Include Marijuana Impaired Driving STATEWIDE—As marijuana becomes available for recreational use throughout Colorado, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) remind motorists that it is illegal to drive while impaired by marijuana. Similar to alcohol, there is an established impairment level in Colorado of five nanograms of active ...
  • News, January 2nd BAD FLU SEASON FOR COLORADO Denver—This is the worst flu season in Colorado in four years according to state health officials.  State epidemiologist Lisa Miller says nearly 450 people have been hospitalized with the flu this season, far surpassing last year’s numbers.  Miller says young adults are being hit the hardest.  She says flu season hasn’t ...