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I-70 Coalition awarded $49,000 grant to fund educational resources about the highway in English and Spanish

One of the videos will be in Spanish, the nonprofit said in its monthly email newsletter.

Vehicles head toward the Interstate 70 underpass Aug. 10, 2021, in Silverthorne.
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The I-70 Coalition has been awarded a $49,000 grant from the Colorado Department of Transportation, the nonprofit announced in its email newsletter.

The coalition was one of 12 organizations to receive a grant. The organization stated it will put the funds toward expanding access to website and video resources for Spanish-speaking audiences, in addition to creating new educational resources in English, the newsletter states.

The nonprofit says it will produce five videos that educate on Interstate 70 mountain corridor; state, regional and local transit options; and I-70 travel tips — with one of the videos being in Spanish. The work on the videos and resources is expected to be completed by the end of 2023.


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