Colorado roads to see another $300 million per year for 5 years (Denver Post)

December 14, 2012 – Colorado’s roads will see an additional $300 million in funding per year the next five years thanks to a new plan to free up more money sooner. Gov. John Hickenlooper and Don Hunt, executive director of the Colorado Department of Transportation unveiled the plan Friday, which is called the Responsible Acceleration of Maintenance and Partnerships, or RAMP, program. The agency in recent years has built up more than a $1 billion cash balance, saying uncertainty in federal funding meant the department had to have projects fully funded before beginning them.

Link to Full Article: http://www.denverpost.com/breakingnews/ci_22192773/colorado-roads-see-another-300-million-per-year

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