HAVE YOU USED THE I-70 MOUNTAIN CORRIDOR IN THE PAST NINE MONTHS? IF SO, TAKE THIS SURVEY!

Oct 22, 2020, 8:30 AM

Participants who qualify and complete the survey could be entered for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card!

WESTBOUND EXRESS LANE TO BE OPEN FOR TESTING BY THIS SKI SEASON!

Oct 9, 2020, 1:08 PM

Read this post for some of the best I-70 news we've shared all year. WB TOLL LANE OPEN FOR FREE

MAJOR MILESTONE HIT ON VAIL PASS PROJECT; PUBLIC COMMENTS NEEDED

Sep 28, 2020, 10:08 AM

The West Vail Pass Auxiliary Lanes project is nearing the completion of a planning process that started back in 2017. Public input through 10/21 is needed! With the completion of these planning steps and the grant money awarded to CDOT earlier this Summer, the Vail Pass Aux Lanes move closer to becoming a reality.

SEPTEMBER = START OF TRACTION LAW

Sep 12, 2020, 7:40 PM

Summer is over! From September 1 through May 31, all vehicles on the I-70 Mountain Corridor must be in compliance or they will be subject to ticketing.

AUGUST WILDFIRES AND HEATWAVE HAVE EXTREME IMPACTS TO AIR QUALITY AND ON I-70

Aug 29, 2020, 6:05 AM

This post will provide updates and information about Colorado's August heat wave, air quality impacts, wildfire status, and implications for I-70 through Glenwood Canyon

GRIZZLY CREEK FIRE RAGES THROUGH GLENWOOD CANYON

Aug 14, 2020, 8:45 AM

We will update this post with more information as the situation continues to develop. As of now, the fire which began the afternoon of Monday 8/10, has spread to over 29,000 acres.

CDOT LAUNCHES ENFORCEMENT CAMPAIGNS TO ENCOURAGE LAW-ABIDING TRAVEL

Jul 31, 2020, 1:10 PM

Throughout this Summer, CDOT has concentrated communications and enforcement efforts on trying to curb impaired driving and encourage a higher degree of seat belt use.

OPPORTUNITY TO PROVIDE INPUT TO FRONT RANGE PASSENGER RAIL PLAN

Jul 16, 2020, 3:07 AM

Through the end of July, the Front Range Passenger Rail project team is seeking the public's feedback through an online platform. Check it out!

CDOT AWARDED $60 MILLION FEDERAL GRANT TO IMPROVE I-70 AT VAIL PASS

Jul 1, 2020, 6:34 PM

Receiving this funding is a major victory for Colorado, as this project has long been an essential part of I-70's long term plan.

COLORADO'S MOUNTAIN TOWNS AND RECREATION AREAS BEGIN TO REOPEN

Jun 2, 2020, 4:50 PM

Welcome back to the mountains! Please come bearing open wallets and facemasks. It will take some time before everything feels normal, and we do urge CAUTION and SAFETY, but we are hopeful and excited.

I-70 UPDATES, SPRING 2020

May 16, 2020, 12:04 AM

Check out this quarterly update for info on upcoming corridor projects, funding, COVID-19 impacts, and our Traffic Demand Management program.

PLEASE CONTINUE TO AVOID HIGH COUNTRY TRAVEL

May 1, 2020, 11:19 PM

We all miss Colorado's mountains; but for the love of its people, it's not yet time to visit them

COVID-19'S IMPACT ON TRAVEL: I-70 AND BEYOND

Apr 15, 2020, 1:28 AM

From empty highways, declining emissions, and thriving brown bears - COVID-19 has caused an enormous degree of mobility related impacts.

COLORADO'S CRAZIEST AVALANCHE SEASON

Mar 11, 2020, 6:31 PM

A year removed, we look back at March 2019's historic avalanche activity, and the rare series of events that precipitated it.

COLORADO'S "MOVE IT" LAW

Feb 21, 2020, 7:20 PM

Ever find yourself in an I-70 fender bender? Move to the shoulder - it's the law and it's more important than you may think!

SNOWSTANG PERFORMANCE EXCEEDING EXPECTATIONS

Jan 23, 2020, 12:20 AM

Snowstang has surprised and impressed stakeholders in lots of different ways. Learn more and take a ride on the 'Stang to help support the sustainability of this great program!

ROCKFALL MITIGATION ON I-70 WILL CAUSE TRAFFIC TO BE STOPPED - MAKE SURE YOU KNOW THE WORK SCHEDULE

Dec 6, 2019, 3:36 PM

Following last weekend's rockfall, mitigation efforts are required on I-70 to prevent further disturbances. Delays can be avoided by traveling outside of 'work periods.' This article shares the work and delay schedule for the next couple weeks. If anything changes we will update accordingly.

DO YOU KNOW YOUR TRACTION LAW?

Nov 8, 2019, 1:30 PM

Colorado's new traction law can be confusing. This should help clarify some things.

ARAPAHOE BASIN, LOVELAND, AND STEAMBOAT HELP REDUCE I-70 TRAFFIC AND EMISSIONS WITH THIS WINTER'S SNOWSTANG BUS SERVICE

Oct 8, 2019, 4:42 PM

Snowstang's funding partners deserve an enormous THANK YOU from all of us this winter. Read this article to learn more about the new I-70 bus service and to find out how you can help support this program and make it a success! #Snowstang

CDOT URGES DRIVERS TO BE PREPARED THIS LABOR DAY HOLIDAY

Aug 29, 2019, 10:50 PM

With high traffic volumes and dynamic weather, the unpredictable can always happen. Be prepared and minimize potential travel-related impacts this holiday weekend.

SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON CDOT'S - "YOUR TRANSPORTATION PLAN"

Aug 13, 2019, 6:05 PM

This quick survey is a big opportunity to make your voice heard!

CONSTRUCTION IMPACTS ON AND NEAR I-70

Aug 2, 2019, 11:00 PM

Learning about construction's impact on travel times is an important part of 'know before you go' - stay informed by checking out this post!

4TH OF JULY TRAVEL

Jul 2, 2019, 2:23 PM

Use these resources for best travel results this weekend!

NEXT UP FOR I-70: WESTBOUND IMPROVEMENTS

Jun 20, 2019, 3:28 PM

You will see construction on I-70 this summer. Learn more!

I-70 USER STUDY RELEASED! HERE'S WHAT IT SAYS

Jun 7, 2019, 11:17 PM

Check out key findings from our recently published I-70 User Study

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND TRAVEL - THINGS TO KNOW

May 21, 2019, 2:00 PM

Get ready for the unofficial start of Summer. For best travel results - read this before heading out of town this weekend.

CDOT IMPROVES TRAVEL ALERTS FOR USERS

May 3, 2019, 11:10 PM

Subscribing can end up saving you time and stress while out on Colorado's roadways.

'MULTIMODAL' IS BUZZWORD OF 2019

Apr 19, 2019, 8:00 PM

CDOT establishes new Office of Innovative Mobility

HOW DOES THE I-70 EXPRESS LANE WORK?

Apr 5, 2019, 2:54 PM

Read on and find out more about how the I-70 Mountain Express Lane is a first, and successful step towards easing the pain of I-70 travel.

MARCH SEES UNPRECEDENTED AVALANCHE ACTIVITY

Mar 18, 2019, 7:30 AM

This month has been a wild one. Read on to learn why...

GREAT NEWS FOR WILDLIFE ON I-70!

Mar 1, 2019, 10:40 AM

Learn more about this amazing project and consider getting involved!

PREPPING FOR PRESIDENTS' DAY TRAVEL

Feb 14, 2019, 8:46 PM

Check out these tips and tricks to avoid traffic this weekend!

BE A CHAMPION - LETS CARPOOL MORE!

Feb 1, 2019, 2:15 PM

This is a call to action. We need you to carpool! Encourage your friends and colleagues, and please share this post!

HIGH SPEED TRANSIT: ECONOMIC IMPACTS CONSIDERED

Jan 3, 2019, 10:51 PM

A long-term plan for addressing congestion through the I-70 mountain corridor was issued by the Federal Highways Administration and the Colorado Department of Transportation in 2011 that includes three main components: non-infrastructure improvements ...

#BALDTIRESSUCK - A CALL TO CHECK TIRES

Dec 6, 2018, 10:44 PM

As Colorado’s mountains get blanketed with snow, advocates with the I-70 Coalition and CoPIRG Foundation  launched a new campaign called #BaldTiresSuck ...

MOVE IT LAW

Nov 29, 2018, 10:39 PM

Crashes — not traffic volume — account for as much as 60 percent of all traffic delays. A crash that takes 10 minutes to clear...

COLORADO TRACTION LAWS

Nov 15, 2018, 10:46 PM

With the ski season just underway, this is a great time to review the Passenger Traction and Chain Laws.

STAY LATE & SAVE

Mar 1, 2018, 9:08 PM

GoI70.com is giving mountain visitors good reason to skip the weekend eastbound rush and instead spend extra time having fun in the mountains.

A SNOWY I-70 WEEKEND

Feb 22, 2018, 9:14 PM

Our friends at OpenSnow.com are calling for an active weather pattern through this weekend, and just a little bit of weather can have big impacts on Interstate 70.

WHAT IS A HIGHWAY SAFETY CLOSURE?

Feb 8, 2018, 8:54 PM

In the event of severe winter weather and deteriorating road conditions, CDOT may close I-70 to protect the traveling public.

CAR-FREE TRAVEL TO THE SLOPES

Jan 9, 2018, 8:49 PM

Interstate 70 through the mountain corridor west of Denver was completed in the 1970s.

RESORTS INCENTIVIZE CARPOOLING!

Jan 4, 2018, 8:48 PM

Most I-70 corridor ski areas reward guests who arrive with four or more to a vehicle. Arapahoe Basin will discount your lift ticket, Copper Mountain and Keystone will give you close-in free parking, and Breckenridge will reduce your parking fee.


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