Arapahoe County provides critical connections for transportation network
In recent surveys, you said your top priority is for Arapahoe County to work on traffic congestion. That’s not surprising. County roads have experienced a rapid increase in traffic based on the nearly 75 percent increase in population in the county as well as population growth in nearby counties.
Did you know
34 percent of county roads experience three or more hours of congestion each day
54 percent of the county’s major roads are considered highly congested
Arapahoe County workers maintain 1,162 lane miles of roads every day.
The condition of about 41 percent of Arapahoe County’s roads are considered poor or very poor
At the same time, Arapahoe County has struggled with maintenance on existing roads. Reconstructing roads costs 10 times more than keeping them properly maintained.