CDOT Rules & Notices of Rule Making Hearings
Welcome to the Rules page at the Colorado DOT. This page is designed to give you information about Rules that are within the jurisdiction of the Department of Transportation and the Transportation Commission of Colorado. The online versions of these regulations are the most current versions available.
CDOT annually publishes a proposed Departmental Regulatory Agenda pursuant to § 2-7-203(2)(a)(IV), C.R.S., which will include all new rules, amendments to existing rules or repealed rules that CDOT foresees in the upcoming year. The calendar listed for each set of rules are subject to change.
To obtain a current, complete set of CDOT rules or to be notified of upcoming rules, please email the CDOT Rules Administrator, Mary Frances Nevans, at MaryFrances.Nevans@state.co.us, or call (303) 757-9723.
Click on the Quick Link to the left to view proposed rules that are currently undergoing review and to view the upcoming scheduled rule making hearings.
** NOTE: To obtain further information regarding the rules, or would like to submit comments to proposed rules, please email the person identified as the Rule Contact at least one week prior to the hearing date.
*All public hearings will be held at the CDOT Headquarters at 4201 East Arkansas Avenue, Denver, CO 80222 unless otherwise noted.
For questions on specific Department of Transportation rules listed, email the "Rule Contact" person listed.
The Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA) provides notice of statewide rule makings by topic. If you have an interest in a wider array of agency rule makings and want to receive notice from DORA, please contact DORA at http://www.dora.state.co.us/pls/real/sb121_web.signup_form.
Working with Local Government
In keeping with Governor Hickenlooper's Executive Order D2011-005, CDOT engages in extensive public outreach at the outset of each rule making process, involving state and local entities and individuals in the development of the rules.
Click here for information on the rules pertaining to the registration of municipal advisors (the "Municipal Advisor Rule") that goes into effect July 1, 2014.
In accordance with House Bill 11-1002, CDOT has created an online database for the Colorado Department of Transportation's Financial Information