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Monday, May 10, 2021

What's Driving You Crazy?: The two separate Colorado Boulevard exits on I-70

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What's Driving You Crazy?: The two separate Colorado Boulevard exits on I-70
What's Driving You Crazy?: The two separate Colorado Boulevard exits on I-70
Why are there two separate Colorado Boulevard exits on I-70?

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AN WHAT CHANGESWOULD YOU LIKE TO SEthedenverchannel.com.Molly: EVERY TUESDAY TRAFFICANCHOR JAYSON LUBER TACKLESWHAT'S DRIVING YOU CRAZY.EXITS WITH THE SAME NAME.Jayson: NEIGHBORHOODS AN ROADSFROM THE SAME NAME, MARK FRGOLDEN WRITES, THERE ARE TWOCOLORADO BOULDER EXITS IN I-70,WHY, ONE IN DENVER AND ALSO ONEIN IDAHO SPRINGS.I THOUGHT EXIT NAMES WERE TO BEUNIQUE IN ANY ONE STATE.NO OFFICI IN COLORADO ORUNITED STATES THAT THEY HAVE TODISTINCT.IN COLORADO, TWO DISTINCT ANDSEPARATE EXITS.BOB WILSON TELLS ME A CITY, TOWNOR COUNTY HAS THE RESPONSIBILITYFOR NAMING THEIR ROADWAYS, ANDIF AN INTERCHANGE IS REQUIRED,USUALLY THE ONE USED TODESIGNATE THE INTERCHANGE OREXIT.IN THIS CASE, THE TWO COLORADOBOULDER EXITS ARE 35 MILESAPART, SO THE RISK OF CONFUSIONARE NONEXISTENT.EACH HAVE SEPARATE MILE MARKERDESIGNATIONS AND EACH ROAD RUNSDIFFERENT DIRECTIONS.EAST/WEST IN IDAHO SPRINGS, ANDNORTH/SOUTH IN DENVER.AND COUNTY LINE ROAD NEARMONUMENT AND ALSO COUNTY LINEROAD IN THE DENVER TECH CENTERRIGHT HERE AT I-25 NEAR C-470.THERE'S A LOT MORE ABOUT THISSTORY AND OTHER SAME NAME ROADSALONG THE HIGHWAYS LIKE ACADEMYIN THE SPRINGS, READ

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