A coalition of business groups announced plans Friday to ask Colorado voters this fall to raise sales taxes to pay for $6 billion in transportation projects.
It has been one of the thorniest issues at the legislature this year: how to pay for fixing Colorado roads.
Round-the-clock service for Uber's new Express Pool has rolled out in LA, Philadelphia, Washington, Miami, San Diego and Denver.
Mike Lewis "brings an incredible transportation background to CDOT at a time when our state is faced with significant transportation challenges," Hickenlooper said.
With the Colorado legislative session more than a third of the way over, negotiators are still hard at work on transportation funding and details are few.
US 34 through the Big Thompson Canyon will be closed for nearly nine months starting Oct. 17.