The North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization is conducting outreach as part of the adoption process for the 2040 Regional Transportation Plan. Please take the MPO’s survey using this link 2040 Transportation Survey to provide input on important transportation issues such as congestion, transit, etc.
CDOT’s Executive Director, Shailen Bhatt started his first tour of the state when he’d been in Colorado less than 24 hours. Clearly Mr. Bhatt, who came to Colorado from Delaware, is smart and informed. Without being prompted he pointed out that the Governor voiced his support for the expansion of I-25 during his State ofContinue reading “CDOT Director Advocates for Funding”
The Chairman of the US House of Representative’s Transportation Committee, Bill Shuster (PA) held a field hearing in Colorado at the behest of Congressmen Cory Gardner and Mike Coffman in preparation for the reauthorization of MAP-21, the federal transportation funding legislation that expires this fall. The hearing gave a group of local officials the opportunityContinue reading “Group Lobbies Chairman of House Transportation Committee re I-25”
On June 4 Gov. John Hickenlooper vetoed SB 14-197 “Transportation Enterprise Transparency Act” and signed an Executive Order that will improve transparency, accountability and openness relating to the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) High-performance Transportation Enterprise (HPTE). “We firmly believe that government should always strive to be transparent and accountable,” Gov. Hickenlooper wrote in a letterContinue reading “Governor Vetoes Transportation Bill”