Jefferson County

3:14pm

Wed June 19, 2013

3:08pm

Wed March 20, 2013
Transportation

Watch This: Take A Ride On Denver's New Light Rail Line

A view from the driver's seat, heading westbound on RTD's new W Line
Jim Hill KUNC

The grand opening of the West Rail Line from Denver’s Union Station to Golden is April 26th. Can’t wait to take that first train? Then let’s take a trip.

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1:06pm

Thu January 3, 2013
Transportation

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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1:12pm

Wed May 2, 2012
Transportation

Jeffco Puts the Brakes on Parkway Bill

The intersection of US 6, CO 58, and CO 93 in Golden. Traffic congestion is a contentious issue between Golden and Jefferson County.
Bradley Gordon / Wikimedia/CreativeCommons

At the request of Governor John Hickenlooper and the Colorado Department of Transportation, Jefferson County officials have backed away from seeking drafted legislation to help complete the Jefferson Parkway Toll Road.

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2:39pm

Wed April 25, 2012
Wildfires

Jefferson County Unveils New Evacuation Plans

Smoke billows as the Lower North Fork Fire rages near Conifer

On the heels of the Lower North Fork Fire which claimed the lives of three people, Jefferson County officials have unveiled a new set of evacuation plans for unincorporated parts of the county. 

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