U.S. 84 honors the memory of Nolan Olson


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Two memorial signs, honoring fallen Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) employee Nolan Olson, have been erected along U.S. 84 south of Pagosa Springs, one near the Colorado-New Mexico state line and the other near the U.S. 160 junction.

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SUN photo/Randi Pierce
Family of fallen Colorado Department of Transportation Maintenance Operator Nolan Olson surround a sign like those that now adorn U.S. 84 in his honor. The sign was unveiled at a private ceremony on Sept. 27. From left to right, Olson’s family members are Kelly Robertson, Sandi Olson, Tonya Hamilton, Aaron Hamilton and Laura Hamilton.