“Freight movement is the backbone for our state’s economy. It provides the engine that powers business and industry in our state and delivers the goods and services that are essential to our state and our quality of life.”
President, Colorado Motor Carriers Association“Today’s economy relies on fast, reliable access to markets, and, in a geographically disperse state like ours, that’s no easy task. Fortunately, CDOT’s multimodal plan delivers for Colorado at the speed of business.”
Executive Director, Office of Economic Development and International Trade
The Road to the Future Isn’t Only a Road
Our multimodal freight systems connect Colorado’s communities, create work opportunities, allows diverse living choices, and enable technology and innovation that benefits Colorado’s communities.
Made in Colorado, shipped to the World
Colorado’s multimodal freight systems, including highway, rail, air, and intermodal networks, link people and businesses within Colorado and across the globe.
Colorado delivers the world to you
Our multimodal freight systems benefit our daily lives by delivering the goods we order and the things we need and depend on, on time, every day, no matter where.
CDOT can’t do this alone. It takes partnerships and communities working together to make these strategies a reality:
Sustainability and Environmental Stewardship – Continue to support strategies to reduce GHG emission, encourage fuel-efficient vehicle technologies and programs to reduce vehicle emissions. Work to promote environmentally and socially responsible policy.
Freight Movement and Safety – Improve the safety and the mobility of the Colorado Freight System
Economic Development and Vitality- Improvement through investment, programs and initiatives that have a positive impact on the quality of life for Coloradans