The state transportation department asks Coloradans to create new messages to combat distracted driving.
Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT)
- Dozens of local law enforcement agencies joined the State Patrol in citing drivers and passengers for violating Colorado’s seat belt law.Read more
- "We see some higher fatalities rates in some of these rural counties in Colorado," explained Colorado Department of Transportation spokesman Sam Cole.Read more
Right now, CDOT only has enough money to maintain the state’s highway system in its current condition for the next 10 years.
Officials say the new configurations at some highway exits will result in faster commutes and less-severe accidents.
- But expect delays of an hour or more as cleanup continues after last week's big rock fall.Read more
- That's an increase from last year, when CDOT made 234 arrests.Read more