Loveland Pass will be closed to Hazardous Materials Motorists Saturday July 13th from 08:30 (8:30am) to 14:30 (2:30pm) due to the annual Triple Bypass bike race. All hazardous materials transport will be routed to and escorted through the Eisenhower-Johnson Memorial Tunnel (EJMT) by the Colorado State Patrol. 

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CDOT launches new videos to increase trucker safety

Denver — As part of “The Mountain Rules” truck driver education series, the Colorado Department of Transportation is releasing three new videos aimed at educating and preparing truck drivers — especially those from out of state — for the unique challenges they face on Colorado’s mountain highways. 

Do you know about the CMV inspection alliance?

Did you know that Approximately 4 million commercial motor vehicle (CMV) inspections are conducted every year throughout North America to ensure the CMVs on our roadways are operating safely? Specially trained safety inspectors inspect these vehicles using the North American Standard Inspection Program. Learn more.

CDOT plan to rebuild several bridges along I-270

The I-270 Critical Bridge Replacements project will rebuild eight bridges, because it is no longer economical to invest in maintaining and repairing the structures, which have been in service for more than 50 years. Frequent emergency deck repairs require the closure of lanes, which adversely affect the reliability of travel times through the corridor. CDOT is advancing the bridge design so reconstruction of these critical structures can begin as soon as possible.

New Program Aims to Prevent Aquatic Invasive Species Spread

The Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission (PSMFC) initiated a new program to prevent delays during the transport of watercraft destined for the states of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Montana. The program, “Call Before You Haul,” provides a toll-free phone number boat transporters can call prior to transporting watercraft from outside the Pacific Northwest to one of the aforementioned states. The program is currently being piloted in 10 states and is intended to be expanded to all states in 2022.