In Colorado, prior to the implementation of a speed reduction, the project engineer/manager is responsible for completing the Authorization and Declaration of Temporary Speed Limits form (CDOT Form … [Read more...] about Work zone speed limit
To increase awareness about work zone safety, Colorado Department of Transportation has developed a work zone logo, radio and television public service announcements and a work zone poster. All of … [Read more...] about Slow for the Cone Zone
In Colorado, cash incentives give contractors a reason to accelerate completion of a project. Restrictions are placed on when contractors can disrupt traffic. This may require work being done at … [Read more...] about Incentives/disincentives
In Colorado, inspections take place on every calendar day that traffic control devices are in use. Inspector maintains a diary that becomes part of DOT project records. … [Read more...] about Work zone inspection requirements, frequency, documentation, etc.
This statewide campaign targets aggressive driving behavior on streets and highways, construction zones, and also targets seat belt enforcement. The campaign includes 52 police departments and the … [Read more...] about Chill: Changing the Way We Drive
Colorado uses a slightly modified version of MUTCD TA-38 (see the web site below). … [Read more...] about Center lane closure