Rush hour traffic along I-25 near Empower Field at Mile High. Highway officials have given up on expanding lanes to unclog I-25 through central Denver. State and regional officials will instead focus on redeveloping the sprawling former rail repair areas at Burnham Yards (Photo By Kathryn Scott)

The Colorado Sun’s environmental reporter Michael Booth discussed with transportation experts about I-25 and what they would like to see done over the next five years.

Colorado Sun environmental reporter Michael Booth discussed with state transportation experts about how state and local officials plan to balance the ever-more-vocal demands of drivers, bikers, bus riders, train fans, county commissioners and clean air advocates.

Panelists included:

Weld County Commissioner Scott James

Sandra Solin who represents the Fix North I-25 Business Alliance and Fix Colorado Roads

Executive Director for North Front Range Metropolitan Planning Organization Suzette Mollette

Senior Transportation Associate at Southwest Energy Efficiency Project Matt Frommer

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