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KRDO Colorado Springs
Crews close Independence Pass near Aspen for winter seasonASPEN, Colo. - Crews have closed Independence Pass near Aspen for the winter se
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 12 minutes ago
ASPEN, Colo. - Crews have closed Independence Pass near Aspen for the winter season. The Colorado Department of Transportation, which shut the Aspen and Twin Lakes gates Friday morning, says drivers can get to Aspen this winter on State Highway 82... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Mountain snow causes closures, traffic problems on I-70up and down the mountain corridor began pouring in around 5 p.m. as spun-out ve
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 4 hours ago
up and down the mountain corridor began pouring in around 5 p.m. as spun-out vehicles littered both shoulders of I-70. The Colorado Department of Transportation had eastbound lanes at Silverthorne, both directions on Vail Pass, Empire Junction,... Read more
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CBS Denver
Snow, Ice Cause I-70 ClosuresSUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Snow and ice are causing difficult driving conditi
CBS Denver / Posted 5 hours ago
SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Snow and ice are causing difficult driving conditions in the high country, which has the Colorado Department of Transportation closing some portions of Interstate 70. Westbound lanes of I-70 were closed at Empire... Read more
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CBS Denver
Independence Pass Closed For The SeasonASPEN, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation crews have lock
CBS Denver / Posted 12 hours ago
ASPEN, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation crews have locked the gates on the Twin Lakes and Aspen sides of Independence Pass for the winter season. The alternate route to Aspen during the winter months is Interstate 70 to... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Pass closes as storm advancesElks, Sawatch and Gore Range. Grand Mesa and Battlement Mesa were also included
Aspen Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
Elks, Sawatch and Gore Range. Grand Mesa and Battlement Mesa were also included in the National Weather Service’s warning. Colorado Department of Transportation spokeswoman Tracy Trulove said crews will determine on Friday whether the Independence... Read more
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CBS Denver
CDOT Considers Expanding Bustang Service In Northern ColoradoDENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation is thinking about exp
CBS Denver / Posted yesterday
DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Department of Transportation is thinking about expanding service through the Rocky Mountains in Northern Colorado. Officials say their Bustang service saw a 25 percent jump in ridership between July and November as... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
First paved trail between Loveland and Fort Collins opensRoad, near its intersection with Lemay Avenue and joins with a Loveland Recreat
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted yesterday
Road, near its intersection with Lemay Avenue and joins with a Loveland Recreation Trail near Boyd Lake State Park. The Colorado Department of Transportation contributed a $450,000 grant to help pay for the project, and Colorado Parks and... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
Discuss Northern Colorado transportation with Fort Collins lawmakersGinal, both Democrats who represent Fort Collins in the Colorado Legislature, w
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted yesterday
Ginal, both Democrats who represent Fort Collins in the Colorado Legislature, will be joined by representatives from the Colorado Department of Transportation, the Colorado Rail Passenger Association and the North Front Range Metropolitan... Read more
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The Fort Collins Coloradoan
U.S. 34 to open in Big Thompson Canyon for ThanksgivingThe Colorado Department of Transportation and Kiewit Infrastructure Co. plan to
The Fort Collins Coloradoan / Posted yesterday
The Colorado Department of Transportation and Kiewit Infrastructure Co. plan to open U.S. 34 between Loveland and Estes Park for the Thanksgiving holiday. Between 4 p.m. Nov. 22 and 8 p.m. Nov. 26, drivers will be able to access the road, even... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Business Buzz: Annual Parade of Lights set for Nov. 25or recently released on parole are receiving a second chance to rebuild their l
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
or recently released on parole are receiving a second chance to rebuild their lives, thanks to a new pilot program. The Colorado Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Corrections and the Center for... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
10-day Thanksgiving DUI crackdown begins Friday across ColoradoAs Thanksgiving motorists flock to Colorado roads to celebrate with friends and
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
As Thanksgiving motorists flock to Colorado roads to celebrate with friends and family, the Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and statewide law enforcement agencies will ramp up DUI enforcement efforts to keep Colorado... Read more
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Sterling Journal-Advocate
DUI enforcement campaign starts Friday across ColoradoAs Thanksgiving motorists flock to Colorado roads to celebrate with friends and
Sterling Journal-Advocate / Posted yesterday
As Thanksgiving motorists flock to Colorado roads to celebrate with friends and family, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado State Patrol (CSP) and statewide law enforcement agencies will ramp up DUI enforcement efforts to keep... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Johnstown gravel pit gets Larimer Planning Commission OKsidewalk and other projects in Loveland, Fort Collins, Greeley, Johnstown, Weld
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted yesterday
sidewalk and other projects in Loveland, Fort Collins, Greeley, Johnstown, Weld and Larimer counties, as well as for the Colorado Department of Transportation. The site, known as the Stroh Gravel Pit, is near the intersection of Interstate 25... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Highlights from the Craig City Council meeting Tuesday, Nov. 14at a cost of $300 per vehicle including a trailer. Fees could go higher if the
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
at a cost of $300 per vehicle including a trailer. Fees could go higher if the city hires a third party to conduct the Colorado Department of Transportation, plus garbage truck inspections. The ordinance is one of many City Attorney Sherman... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
One person killed in Boulder County crash involving semi-truckstate patrol, Rocky Mountain Fire District, North Metro Fire Rescue District, L
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 2 days ago
state patrol, Rocky Mountain Fire District, North Metro Fire Rescue District, Louisville Fire Department, Colorado Department of Transportation, Boulder Emergency Squad, sheriff's office and coroner's office responded to the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Aspen, Elk Mountains should see about foot of snow from approaching stormweek but have been on and off with the warmer weather. The pending storm likel
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 days ago
week but have been on and off with the warmer weather. The pending storm likely means the closing of Independence Pass for the season. The Colorado Department of Transportation said last week the pass would stay open until the "next weather ev... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Silverthorne working to repair broken water main on Highway 6the joint failed," Silverthorne engineer Susan Pearson said in a written statem
Summit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
the joint failed," Silverthorne engineer Susan Pearson said in a written statement. The town says Pearson has notified the Colorado Department of Transportation, the Army Corp of Engineers and the Colorado Department of Public Health and... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
CDOT addresses I-25 sound wall complaintsSPRINGS, Colo. - We're hearing from people living nearby the Interstate who are
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 2 days ago
SPRINGS, Colo. - We're hearing from people living nearby the Interstate who are demanding action from the Colorado Department of Transportation to extend the sound walls between Fillmore and Garden of the Gods. "The noise is so... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
More than half of Colorado marijuana users think it’s OK to drive high, CDOT saysdefinitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that’s
Craig Daily Press / Posted 2 days ago
definitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that’s something we do need to change,” Colorado Department of Transportation spokesman Sam Cole said. To that end, CDOT is ramping up its efforts to keep people... Read more
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Mashable
Faux Hyperloop company has a plan for super-fast transport without any vacuum tubeswhich officially launched back in February, announced that its first project wi
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
which officially launched back in February, announced that its first project will be a public-private partnership with the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) to bring high-speed local travel to the Denver area within the next four to five... Read more
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CNET
'Hyperloop-inspired' transportation heads to DenverArrivo, a Los Angeles-based transportation startup led by a former executive an
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
Arrivo, a Los Angeles-based transportation startup led by a former executive and co-founder of Hyperloop One, and the Colorado Department of Transportation. The partnership aims to create a series of enclosed superhighways that use magnetic... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Trail links Loveland and Fort Collinsbetween Loveland, Fort Collins and Larimer County, which each paid a portion of
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
between Loveland, Fort Collins and Larimer County, which each paid a portion of the cost over $800,000 in grants from the Colorado Department of Transportation and Colorado Parks and Wildlife. Officials speak about the new Front Range Trail... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Company plans to build hyperloop test track east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the “hyperloop-inspired”... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Hyperloop test track to be built east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the "hyperloop-inspired"... Read more
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Fortune
A Guy Named Brogan BamBrogan Wants to Bring a Hyperloop to Denver. Here's His PlanVirgin Hyperloop One or Musk’s Boring Company. BamBrogan’s startup is called Ar
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
Virgin Hyperloop One or Musk’s Boring Company. BamBrogan’s startup is called Arrivo, and it just partnered with the Colorado Department of Transportation and one of the state’s major highways, E-470, to bring its version of the high-speed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Hyperloop firm Arrivo to build 200mph 'traffic tubes' in Denvercan provide high-speed travel to connect every part of a super-urban region suc
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
can provide high-speed travel to connect every part of a super-urban region such as Denver in less than 20 minutes. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), E-470 Public Highway Authority, which operates a 75-mile user-financed toll... Read more
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CBS Denver
Hyperloop-Inspired Test Track To Be Built Along E-470(CBS4) – The test track for a new form of high-speed transportation will be bui
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
(CBS4) – The test track for a new form of high-speed transportation will be built near Denver International Airport. The Colorado Department of Transportation is teaming up with a Los-Angeles based company called Arrivo to build a test track for... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
U.S. 34 will open for holiday weekendThe Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and Kiewit Infrastructure Comp
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 3 days ago
The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and Kiewit Infrastructure Company will open U.S. 34 from Loveland to Estes Park for the Thanksgiving Weekend. From 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, through 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26, all motorists will be able... Read more
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CBS Denver
CDOT To Partner With New Hyperloop-Inspired Transportation CompanyDENVER (CBS4) – A new form of high-speed transportation may soon come to Colora
CBS Denver / Posted 3 days ago
DENVER (CBS4) – A new form of high-speed transportation may soon come to Colorado’s Front Range. The Colorado Department of Transportation is teaming up with a Los-Angeles based company called Arrivo to build a test track for a system inspired by the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Company plans to build hyperloop test track east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the “hyperloop-inspired”... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Company plans to build hyperloop test track east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the "hyperloop-inspired"... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
CDOT partnering with Calif. company to build Hyperloop-style test track in ColoradoDENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation is teaming up with a Califor
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
DENVER – The Colorado Department of Transportation is teaming up with a California company to build a test track for a high-speed transportation system inspired by the Hyperloop project. CDOT officials plan to make an announcement Tuesday about a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Company plans to build hyperloop test track east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the "hyperloop-inspired"... Read more
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FOX 31 Denver
Denver partners with new company to test hyperloop test trackAURORA, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Transportation has partnered with a
FOX 31 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
AURORA, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Transportation has partnered with a company called Arrivo to invest in a test track here in Denver. The hyperloop inspired system is a competitor of Hyperloop One. Earlier this year, the Colorado route was... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Company plans to build hyperloop test track east of Denverthe possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 3 days ago
the possibility of building a futuristic system that would move passengers and freight at speeds of up to 200 mph. The Colorado Department of Transportation says Los Angeles-based Arrivo plans to build a test track for the "hyperloop-inspired"... Read more
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Summit Daily News
More than half of Colorado marijuana users think it’s OK to drive high, CDOT says. Changing that could be an uphill battledefinitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that's
Summit Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
definitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that's something we do need to change," Colorado Department of Transportation spokesman Sam Cole said. To that end, CDOT is ramping up its efforts to keep people... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Highway 13 north of Craig reopened; six cattle dead; driver sustains minor injuries after single vehicle rollover crashnot thought to have been speeding, Bagley said. Colorado State Patrol, Moffat
Craig Daily Press / Posted 4 days ago
not thought to have been speeding, Bagley said. Colorado State Patrol, Moffat County Sheriff’s Office, Craig Fire/Rescue, Colorado Department of Transportation and Memorial Regional Health Emergency Services all responded to the scene. The... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Over half of marijuana users think it’s OK to drive high, CDOT says. Changing that could be an uphill battledefinitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that’s
The Aspen Times / Posted 4 days ago
definitely more of a stigma against driving drunk than driving high, and that’s something we do need to change,” Colorado Department of Transportation spokesman Sam Cole said. To that end, CDOT is ramping up its efforts to keep people... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Glenwood still working to keep 8th Street linkGlenwood Springs’ Eighth Street connection from downtown to Midland Avenue is n
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Glenwood Springs’ Eighth Street connection from downtown to Midland Avenue is not in any danger of going away after the Colorado Department of Transportation pulls up the final stakes from the Grand Avenue bridge project next year. Still, the city... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Colorado lawmakers set aside $2 billion for road projects. But where will the money actually come from?for hospitals. Recommended Stories For You In one of its layers, lawmakers se
Summit Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
for hospitals. Recommended Stories For You In one of its layers, lawmakers set aside $1.88 billion for projects that the Colorado Department of Transportation has marked top priorities. But that money isn't a simple appropriation, and CDOT will... Read more
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CBS Denver
Judge Orders CDOT To Address C-470 Noise Complaintshanded down a decision on Thursday afternoon in favor of those who sued because
CBS Denver / Posted 7 days ago
handed down a decision on Thursday afternoon in favor of those who sued because they feel they need a noise wall, but the Colorado Department of Transportation disagreed. CDOT argued that they completed a noise study and found some sections of... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
No serious injuries in Thursday's I-76 rolloverwhether speeding had been involved in the crash, but alcohol and drugs had been
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 7 days ago
whether speeding had been involved in the crash, but alcohol and drugs had been ruled out as factors. According to the Colorado Department of Transportation, the crash clean up and investigation resulted in delays lasting until about 5:55... Read more
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CBS Denver
Coalition Comes Together In Effort To Fix I-70 Traffic Issuesat what their vision was for improvements for the long-term vision of I-70.” T
CBS Denver / Posted 7 days ago
at what their vision was for improvements for the long-term vision of I-70.” The coalition is hoping a new plan from the Colorado Department of Transportation might offer drivers some high tech relief. The hope is that by 2020, smart cars will be... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
CDOT: Indy Pass to remain 
open until next winter stormIndy Pass to remain open until next winter stormAspen Daily News Staff Report
Aspen Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Indy Pass to remain open until next winter stormAspen Daily News Staff Report Independence Pass won’t close today, as the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) on Thursday announced it would keep the road between Aspen and Twin Lakes open... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Bridge opening a return to (slightly altered) normaltraffic headed north across the bridge, following a ribbon-cutting and heavily
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 7 days ago
traffic headed north across the bridge, following a ribbon-cutting and heavily attended community walk across the bridge, Colorado Department of Transportation officials opened the bridge to a full four lanes overnight with two in each... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Colorado animal vs. car crashes trending upwardbetween dusk and dawn, when wildlife are more active and, unfortunately, are mo
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 8 days ago
between dusk and dawn, when wildlife are more active and, unfortunately, are more difficult to see. State agencies — the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) and Colorado State Patrol (CSP) — are... Read more
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Vail Daily
Nevermind: Warm weather, limited snow means Independence Pass will remain open for nowAfter last week's declaration that Independence Pass would close Friday for the
Vail Daily / Posted 8 days ago
After last week's declaration that Independence Pass would close Friday for the season, the Colorado Department of Transportation said Thursday the pass east of Aspen will remain open "until the next forecasted snowstorm for the area." CDOT... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
CDOT to hold public meeting on US 34 improvements in LovelandLOVELAND — The Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
LOVELAND — The Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting Nov. 15 to discuss safety and mobility needs on U.S. 34, according to a press release from the city of Loveland. The meeting will take place at 4-7 p.m. with... Read more
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CBS Denver
Halloween DUIs: 375 Drivers Arrested, Up From 2016DENVER (CBS4)– The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol
CBS Denver / Posted 8 days ago
DENVER (CBS4)– The Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and other law enforcement agencies across the state worked together during Halloween weekend to keep drunk drivers off the road. The Heat Is On campaign led to the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
CDOT to hold public meeting on U.S. 34 improvements in LovelandThe Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting Nov. 15 to
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
The Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting Nov. 15 to discuss safety and mobility needs on U.S. Highway 34, a press release from the city of Loveland states. The meeting will take place from 4-7 p.m. with presentations at... Read more
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