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Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg To Visit Colorado's Interstate 70

(CBS4) - U.S. Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg will visit Colorado this week. He plans to take trips to Idaho Springs and Glenwood Springs to address some of the state's infrastructure challenges.

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Pete Buttigieg (credit: CBS)

Buttigieg plans to talk about investments for residents and truck drivers along Interstate 70 at Floyd Hill.

Mudslides Damaged I-70 In Glenwood Canyon In July 2021, A Media Tour Was Provided On The Closed Interstate On Aug. 5, 2021
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On Friday, he will discuss the section of I-70 through Glenwood Canyon which was devastated by summer mudslides. Part of that discussion will be what the future looks like for that infrastructure.

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