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Colorado Changes Mile Marker '420′ to Discourage Sign Snatchers

The 420 Times | Posted 03.16.2014 | Denver
The 420 Times

CDOT are hopeful that subtracting the one-hundredth of a mile from the new signage will deem it unattractive to sticky-fingered tokers with an urge to add it to their collection of marijuana-themed memorabilia.

Divvy Bike Share Launches Friday

Posted 06.28.2013 | Chicago

After a number of hiccups and delays, Chicago's first large-scale bike sharing service is finally ready to roll. Friday, Divvy Bike share launched...

Chicago's Bike Sharing Program Is Almost Here

Posted 05.28.2013 | Chicago

An army of blue bikes rolled into town over the Memorial Day weekend as the launch date of Chicago's first large-scale bike share program creeps close...

Long-Awaited Bike Sharing Program To Hit Streets This Spring

Posted 04.26.2013 | Chicago

Chicago's first large-scale bike sharing program is ready to roll. Thursday, the Chicago Department of Transportation announced the “Divvy” bik...

CTA Service Disruptions Continue In Phase 2 Of Wells Street Bridge Reconstruction

Posted 04.29.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Work continues this week on the Wells Street Bridge for the second -- and final -- phase of the 90-year-old bridge's reconstruction. ...

PHOTOS: Wells Street Bridge Re-Opens To CTA Trains

Posted 03.11.2013 | Chicago

Downtown commuters rejoice: The Wells Street bridge is re-open to trains as of Monday morning. Following nine days of commute-crushing construction...

Chicago's Bikeway Future: Streets for Cycling 2020

Renee Patten | Posted 04.09.2012 | Chicago
Renee Patten

CDOT is reviewing the existing bicycle conditions in Chicago neighborhoods and gathering input from communities to identify the gaps and barriers in the current Chicago bike network.

PHOTOS: Can Mannequins In The Loop Encourage Pedestrian Safety?

Posted 12.25.2011 | Chicago

The Chicago Department of Transportation launched a citywide awareness campaign by installing 32 mannequins along Wacker Dr., each representing one of...

WATCH: 'Pothole Killer' Takes On Damaged City Streets

Posted 10.12.2011 | Chicago

As the city's battle against Chicago's unending pothole problem rages on, Transportation Commissioner Gabe Klein has added a new weapon to his arsenal...

Colorado's Worst Bridges Will Take Years To Fix

KMGH Denver | Christin Ayers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Two of the worst bridges in Colorado are going to be replaced, but not until 2012. Replacement of the Bronco Arch Bridge on Interstate 25...

At Least $24 Million For Proposed I-70 Traffic Fix

The Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Installing "zipper lanes" on Interstate 70 to reduce eastbound congestion on ski-season Sundays would cost at least $24 million, state transportation ...

I-70 Improvements Could Cost As Much As $20 Billion: CDOT

The Denver Post | Jeffrey Leib | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado officials today released a revised study of potential transportation improvements for the Interstate 70 mountain corridor with a "preferred a...

Colorado Ski Traffic Myth? CDOT Says Worse Traffic Is In The Summer

KMGH Denver | Deb Stanley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Many drivers complain how ski traffic can clog Interstate 70 between Silverthorne and Denver, but the congestion is actually worse in the su...

Official Accused Of Using City Employees On The Clock To Install His In-Ground Pool Light

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A $97,416-a-year Chicago Department of Transportation official who is the former son-in-law of mob leader Angelo "The Hook" LaPietra is under internal...

Bridge Season In Chicago: Up Go The Bridges, Stop Go The Cars

The Expired Meter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It's officially bridge season again in Chicago. Every spring and fall in Chicago, the city schedules days and times when bridges over the Chicago R...

Colorado High Speed Rail Lines Would Cost Roughly 22 Billion: Feasibility Study

The Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

High-speed passenger rail service on dedicated tracks along the Interstate 25 and Interstate 70 corridors will cost $22 billion and likely require up ...

Glenwood Canyon Rockslide: ANOTHER Boulder Smashes Car On I-70

KUSA | Jeffrey Wolf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

GLENWOOD CANYON - A boulder rolled onto a car on Interstate 70 on Thursday in the same area as the largest ever rockslide in Colorado. The Colorado...

Jim Bunning's Objections Will Shut Down Colorado Road Projects After A Few Weeks

KMGH Denver | Jayson Luber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Two thousand federal transportation workers are still on furlough without pay and the Obama administration said they have a Kentucky senator to blame ...

Colorado Supreme Court To Decide Whether CDOT Can Claim Mineral Rights On Condemned Land

Grand Junction Daily Sentinel | DENNIS WEBB/the Grand Junction Daily Sentinel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado's Supreme Court has agreed to consider whether the Colorado Department of Transportation is authorized to acquire mineral rights beneath cond...

Pothole Season Upon Us: Fewer Holes So Far, More To Come

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As the extended deep freeze that gripped the city since Christmas tapers off, some are rejoicing. Others are checking their tires: It's pothole season...

It's Pothole Season: Over 1,300 Already Reported (VIDEO)

Chicago Tribune | James Janega | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

On an average December day -- last week, say, or last year, the worst pothole winter in a decade -- the city's Department of Transportation logs 300 n...