|Road Closure along US 34 due to Heavy Snow, 2011. Image credit: Flickr|
In order to reduce delays, all CDOT construction projects will be suspended starting midday today until Tuesday, January 3. Exceptions will be made for emergency operations. Traffic volumes are expected to be exceptionally high on I-25 and I-70. During the final week of 2015, traffic volumes were up 46% from normal weekdays volumes, with similar trends expected for 2016. CDOT is reminding drivers that road conditions can change quickly this time of year. Drivers can receive updated road and weather information by calling 511 or by visiting the COtrip website.
Read more in the CDOT Media Room.