Thu January 3, 2013

RTD Tests New West Line To Golden

A 'test train' pulls into the Federal/Decatur station on RTD's new West line.
Jim Hill KUNC

A historic first occurred Thursday for the highly anticipated West Rail Line that will connect Golden to Denver. RTD ran the first ‘test train’ the length of the line with power from the overhead electrical lines.

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Wed November 28, 2012

RTD Commuter Rail Line To DIA On Schedule, Budget

Peña Boulevard 'triple-stack.' Seen from the south, the new commuter train will come from the left foreground and curve down the hill into the underpass, emerging at the DIA station.


Wed August 29, 2012

DIA South Terminal Construction Reaches Significant Milestone

Construction equipment stands ready to break ground on the DIA South Terminal Project at a ceremony in 2010.
Nathan Heffel

Denver International Airport officials along with Denver Mayor Michael Hancock celebrated what they called a significant milestone in the development of the airport's South Terminal.

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Wed July 25, 2012

As Another RTD Project Is Green Lighted, Northern Communities Wait

An RTD light rail Train
Jim Hill KUNC

The Regional Transportation District (RTD) Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to complete the I-225 FasTracks corridor between Parker Road and I-70. Residents along the proposed Northwest Rail Line to Longmont aren't happy.

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Mon June 4, 2012

RTD: Bus Rapid Transit Not Your Typical Bus

A rendering of how Bus Rapid Transit could look on US-36 between Denver and Boulder. RTD

Construction on Colorado’s first Bus Rapid Transit system begins next month along U-S 36 from I-25 to Table Mesa in Boulder. Once completed, the project will feature a new type of bus which is being displayed this week in Denver, Boulder and Longmont. 

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