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New CDOT rules will force road projects to cut emissions — or else put money toward transit options

Colorado cities and state agencies planning big road projects must now design them to cut greenhouse gas emissions and provide alternative transportation modes for the public, in a historic change of mission passed Thursday by Colorado Department of Transportation commissioners.  The expected 10 to 1 vote has been hailed by conservation groups and some local […]