An overpass over Colorado 9 has successfully routed moose, deer and other wildlife over roads instead of on them. That helped cut down on traffic incidences with wildlife by 90 percent, according to Colorado Department of Transportation. The bridge was part of a $40 million project. (J. Richert, Provided to The Colorado Sun via Blue River Valley Ranch and CDOT)

CDOT is looking for a great idea to keep cars from crashing into wildlife

Last year’s challenge to reduce deaths of cyclists and pedestrians stalled on contracts, but is moving forward

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Education Primary category in which blog post is published

Denver schools could soon have too few students — meaning consolidation might be coming. Here’s why.

By 2022, Denver Public Schools predicts there could be as many as 19 schools with fewer than 215 students, which would cost the district $3.4 million in subsidies

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Colorado wildlife officials have already put down 12 bears this year. Can a new Denver Zoo exhibit help reverse the trend?

Denver Zoo’s Harmony Hill aims to teach visitors how to keep bears -- and themselves -- safe