Gov't Affairs

Draft 2040 Transportation Plan Available for Comment

The North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization (NFRMPO) has released its draft 2040 Transportation Plan (RTP). The region is required to update its plan every four years because it’s a non-attainment area for ozone and Fort Collins and Greeley have moderate levels of carbon monoxide. The RTP is essentially a bureaucratic requirement but it does… Continue reading Draft 2040 Transportation Plan Available for Comment

Gov't Affairs, Govt - CO Assoc. of Realtors®

CDOT Unveils Transportation Plan

CDOT’s new transportation plan is big on ideas but low on cash. It has four goals for the State’s roadways: Safety, mobility, economic vitality and maintenance. The plan focuses on operational efficiencies and the use of alternative funding such as toll revenues. CDOT admits that it needs $46 million but has less than half of… Continue reading CDOT Unveils Transportation Plan

Gov't Affairs, Govt - State of Colorado

Statewide Transportation Plan – More Funding Needed

The Colorado Department of Transportation published its latest transportation plan, which provides a vision of CDOT’s goals through 2040.  Reading the plan doesn’t provide a glowing view of our transportation future. It notes that Colorado’s population is projected to grow by 47 percent in the next 25 years, which creates a corresponding level of additional… Continue reading Statewide Transportation Plan – More Funding Needed