Transportation Funding http://www.kunc.org en Will Tolling Become The Ultimate CDOT Funding Source? http://www.kunc.org/post/will-tolling-become-ultimate-cdot-funding-source <p>The contract for a 50 year U.S. 36 public-private partnership that has caused a public furor <a href="http://kunc.org/post/cdot-inks-contentious-highway-36-agreement">has been signed</a>. Colorado Department of Transportation officials say the P3 is an effective way to fund transport projects. But with more managed toll lanes and possible P3’s in the works, are they best solution to a growing traffic problem?</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:48:57 +0000 Nathan Heffel 54313 at http://www.kunc.org Will Tolling Become The Ultimate CDOT Funding Source? CDOT Inks Contentious Highway 36 Agreement http://www.kunc.org/post/cdot-inks-contentious-highway-36-agreement <p>Colorado transportation officials have <a href="http://www.coloradodot.info/news/2014-news-releases/02-2014/cdot-and-plenary-roads-denver-kick-off-phase-ii-of-us-36-managed-lanes-project" target="_blank">finalized a deal</a> for a public-private partnership aimed at easing traffic congestion along U.S. Highway 36 between Denver and Boulder. Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:33:39 +0000 Erin OToole 54315 at http://www.kunc.org CDOT Inks Contentious Highway 36 Agreement CoPIRG Calls For Review Period On U.S. 36 Contract http://www.kunc.org/post/copirg-calls-review-period-us-36-contract <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In response to growing public criticism over a U.S. 36 maintenance project contract, the Colorado Public Interest Research Group is asking for an extended review period.</span></p><p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:07:14 +0000 Nathan Heffel 54163 at http://www.kunc.org CoPIRG Calls For Review Period On U.S. 36 Contract Road Repairs From Flooding Could Top Half A Billion Dollars http://www.kunc.org/post/road-repairs-flooding-could-top-half-billion-dollars <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the remaining flood survivors continue to be airlifted out of towns cut off by flooding, the focus is beginning to shift to recovery. Specifically on the very reason they have to be airlifted: roads.</span></p><p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon 49683 at http://www.kunc.org Road Repairs From Flooding Could Top Half A Billion Dollars RTD Refinancing Opens New Possibilities For Rail To Longmont http://www.kunc.org/post/rtd-refinancing-opens-new-possibilities-rail-longmont <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Regional Transportation District hopes low interest rates and debt refinancing will allow accelerated construction of its </span>FasTracks<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> North Metro Line.</span></p><p> Sun, 27 Jan 2013 15:14:46 +0000 Nathan Heffel 39349 at http://www.kunc.org RTD Refinancing Opens New Possibilities For Rail To Longmont