BPHE to Hear Noise Variance Request for Nighttime Work on I-70

Published on July 29, 2021

The Board of Public Health & Environment will hear a request for a noise variance from Kiewit Infrastructure Company for planned nighttime work on I-70 through 2022, on Thursday, August 12, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will take place virtually via Zoom.

To simply listen to the meeting live, you can use a computer, a cell phone, or a landline. However, you must register here (use the password: BPHE) and follow the directions to listen in.

To make public comment on Kiewit's Petition for Variance during the meeting, you MUST register in advance. You may sign up to make public comment until 5:30 p.m. the day of the meeting—Thursday, August 12, 2021. In order to provide public comment, you must join the Zoom meeting via web browser or app using your computer or smart phone.

For details on the meeting, Kiewit’s Petition, and how to provide comment, please visit our webpage. You can sign up to speak on this page, learn what you need to do to sign up to comment, along with how the Zoom process will work.

Please note that accommodations will be made for the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) or language interpretation as needed; if you need an accommodation, please sign up by Wednesday, August 11, to give us time to provide for your needs.

Kiewit is reconstructing a 10-mile stretch of I-70 between I-25 and Chambers Road, adding one new express toll lane in each direction, removing a 54-year old viaduct, lowering the interstate between Brighton and Colorado Boulevards, and placing a four-acre park over a portion of the lowered interstate.

The current variance expires September 6, 2021.