Colorado Cities Building Consensus for Key Road Expansion
- Avoiding traffic. Schwab, Robert // ColoradoBiz;feb2001, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p9
Introduces several articles about transportation issues in Colorado.
- Concrete Paving, Colorado Style. Mitchell, Shelby O. // Concrete Construction;May2012 Supplement, p17
The article focuses on thin whitetopping of roads in Colorado by the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT). CDOT started considering thin white- topping as an alternative to asphalt overlays in 1990 and by 2004 it was added to state specifications. CDOT has placed almost 900,000 square...
- Flood-weary have reasons to rejoice. // Northern Colorado Business Report;12/27/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p3
The article offers information on the reopening of 27 roads before the target deadline of December 1, 2013 with the efforts of Colorado's Department of Transportation which were previously damaged by floods in Northern Colorado mountains.
- Dynamism at work. Gosselin, Mark // Roads & Bridges;Sep2015, Vol. 53 Issue 9, p38
The article provides information on the U.S. 36 Express Lanes project in Denver, Colorado. Topics covered include the project's goal to offer choice for a growing business community that could move traffic more efficiently well into the future, replacement of five bridges including the Wadsworth...
- When the rubber [is] the road. // Overdrive;Jun96, Vol. 36 Issue 6, p95
Reports on the heating up of ground-up tire roadbeds on Interstate-70 in Glenwood Canyon, Colorado. How the tires are decomposed.
- Colorado. Preston, Darrell // Bond Buyer;08/12/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30207, p27
Reports on a signature petition in Colorado calling for a special ballot election on a road funding program in November 1997.
- Colorado to award contract for fiber highway 'condominiums'. Hardy, Stephen // Lightwave;Jan99, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p24
Discusses a plan by the Colorado Department of Transportation to award a contract to MFS Network Technologies (MFSNT), a subsidiary of Able Telcom Holding Corp., for a fiber-optic network that will run along the state's highway system. Sale of excess duct capacity in what is called a...
- Colorado's Joint Line. Patterson, Steve // Trains;
Offers a look on Colorado's Joint Line, a route along the Front Range of the Rockies between Denver and Pueblo. Background information on the railroad; Details on the construction of the rail on 1882; Areas covered by the railroad; List of train-watching locations. INSET: At a Glance.
- Colo. roads headed for steady deterioration. // Roads & Bridges;Oct2010, Vol. 48 Issue 10, p21
The article reports on the annual pavement assessment conducted by the Colorado Department of Transportation, which revealed that 52% of the state's state-maintained roadways are in poor condition.