In Colorado, County Commissioners Sign Off on Springs Toll Road Plan

Watts, Jim
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/22/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32386, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval given by El Paso County, Colorado commissioners to a taxpayer-financed toll road project around the eastern edge of Colorado Springs. A speed limit of 80 miles per hour has been recommended by Commissioner Jim Bensberg. Retired commissioner Chuck Brown suggested that the Springs Toll Road would have at least two lanes in each direction and be separated by a wide median. He added that the work would begin in 2007 and would be completed by 2012.


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