Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) http://www.kunc.org en CDOT Tries Lane Experiment To Relieve I-25 Congestion http://www.kunc.org/post/cdot-tries-lane-experiment-relieve-i-25-congestion <p>The Colorado Department of Transportation is piloting new lane striping as a way to reduce traffic congestion for a stretch of southbound I-25 near Centennial.</p><p>They are creating a temporary "<a href="http://www.coloradodot.info/projects/i25sbpilotprogram">Direct Lane</a>" for through traffic between County Line and Lincoln, and will spend several weeks assessing its efficacy. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:33:19 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58723 at http://www.kunc.org CDOT Tries Lane Experiment To Relieve I-25 Congestion CDOT To Start Work On I-70 Shoulder Express Lane In Fall http://www.kunc.org/post/cdot-start-work-i-70-shoulder-express-lane-fall <p>After the high of a powder-perfect ski weekend, Colorado downhillers returning to the Front Range often face the buzzkill of a traffic-clogged I-70 eastbound trip.</p><p>The state's Department of Transportation will start construction on a solution to that problem in a few months, spokeswoman Amy Ford said.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Stephanie Paige Ogburn 58017 at http://www.kunc.org CDOT To Start Work On I-70 Shoulder Express Lane In Fall Fort Collins Bike Library Expansion Adds To Colorado's Bike Friendly Status http://www.kunc.org/post/fort-collins-bike-library-expansion-adds-colorados-bike-friendly-status <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; line-height: 13.45pt; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;"><span style="color: rgb(61, 60, 60); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 9.5pt; line-height: 13.45pt;">Many cities in Colorado and beyond offer bike rentals for a fee through kiosks, but Fort Collins is taking it a step further as the city adds a new bike library satellite location at Colorado State University. </span></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt; line-height: 13.45pt; background-image: initial; background-attachment: initial; background-size: initial; background-origin: initial; background-clip: initial; background-position: initial; background-repeat: initial;"><span style="color: rgb(61, 60, 60); font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 9.5pt; line-height: 13.45pt;">It’s not just students that have access, residents and visitors will be allowed to check out a bike at no cost whether it’s a trip to the store or a leisurely ride throughout the city.</span></p><p> Sat, 07 Jun 2014 17:31:58 +0000 Dan Greenwood 57464 at http://www.kunc.org Fort Collins Bike Library Expansion Adds To Colorado's Bike Friendly Status Hickenlooper Squashes Road Deal Transparency Measure http://www.kunc.org/post/hickenlooper-squashes-road-deal-transparency-measure <p>A bill that would have provided greater public oversight during public-private road deals was vetoed by Governor John Hickenlooper Wednesday.</p><p>The measure was proposed following public outcry over a deal to widen U.S. 36 between Denver and Boulder as well as install toll lanes.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 23:51:32 +0000 Nathan Heffel 57392 at http://www.kunc.org Hickenlooper Squashes Road Deal Transparency Measure Mountain Roads Reopening For Long Weekend http://www.kunc.org/post/mountain-roads-reopening-long-weekend <p>For those of you wishing to venture into the mountains this 2014 Memorial Day weekend you’re in luck. Many mountain roads closed for the winter are now reopening. Some roads remain closed for the foreseeable future and others are temporarily open during daytime hours. Here's a complete list on the current status of the main mountain roads for Colorado’s Northern and Central Mountains.</p><p> Sat, 24 May 2014 13:52:39 +0000 Dan Greenwood 56904 at http://www.kunc.org Mountain Roads Reopening For Long Weekend