DENVER —Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 — Gov. John Hickenlooper will join Don Hunt, executive director of the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) on Monday to announce the upcoming completion of U.S. 36 from Lyons to Estes Park and discuss what is ahead for the U.S. 36 corridor and other flood affected areas over the next 3-5 years.

Following the Nov. 27 reopening of all roadways impacted by the September 2013 floods, the state established an aggressive, long-range plan to systematically develop and construct permanent repairs for affected infrastructure. These repairs began this spring with U.S. 36 from Lyons to Estes Park as the first project to move forward.

WHEN: Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 @ 9:00 a.m.

WHERE: Longmont Dam Road (County Road 80), right off of U.S. 36