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State transportation officials to hold town hall in Colorado Springs on Wednesday

Author: Rachel Riley, The Gazette - October 10, 2018 - Updated: October 29, 2018

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Southbound traffic begins to build on Interstate 25 just before exit 172 near Larkspur in 2017. (The Gazette file photo)

COLORADO SPRINGS — Residents can “talk transportation” with state officials at a town hall from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The meeting will be at the Sand Creek Library, 1821 S. Academy Blvd.

The Colorado Department of Transportation is holding a statewide series of meetings so Coloradans can interact with their local transportation commissioners, talk to CDOT staff and learn about projects in their region, says a CDOT news release.

Residents also can call in to CDOT’s “telephone town hall” for southeast Colorado at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 17. CDOT will call area residents at random. To participate, call 1-877-229-8493 and enter the PIN number 112034.

Editor’s Note: A previous version of this story inaccurately stated the number for the telephone town hall. The story has been revised to correct the error. 

Rachel Riley, The Gazette

Rachel Riley, The Gazette