CDOT’s Interstate 70 tolled express lane set for live test run this weekend

CDOT’s Interstate 70 tolled express lane set for live test run this weekend
Local News

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — Drivers heading eastbound on Interstate 70 to Denver this weekend will have the opportunity to test the Colorado Department of Transportation’s new express lane along one of the busiest stretches of the mountain corridor for free.The department of transportation has completed the 13-mile stretch from Empire to Idaho Springs and will test all of the equipment and pricing to make sure it works this weekend, weather permitting. In attempts to alleviate the winter traffic along the I-70 mountain corridor, the department of transportation now has the ability to turn the shoulder into a tolled express lane during peak …

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