Regional Transportation District (RTD)

3:49pm

Wed October 8, 2014
Transportation

Meet The RTD Man Who's Been Around For All 20 years Of Denver Light Rail

Abe Martinez, RTD's longest serving light rail operator.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

The Regional Transportation District is celebrating 20 years of light rail in Denver. The first line, the Central Rail Line –or the D Line as it’s known now opened October 7, 1994 traveling from I-25 and Broadway to 30th and Downing.

One man has been riding on those rails, and the 48 other miles built since then, all this time.

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12:34pm

Mon August 11, 2014
Transportation

RTD Seeks Input On Current Fare Structure

RTD's Auraria Station, 2011
RTD Flickr - used with permission

Denver’s Regional Transportation District wants to know what you think about RTD fares. The agency is turning to the public for input as it begins a study of how people use the current fare system in preparation for future Front Range expansions.

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6:34am

Wed August 6, 2014
Transportation

Rider Shortcuts Lead To Weekend RTD W Line Closure

RTD's Sheridan Station on the W Line.
RTD Flickr

The Regional Transportation District is closing the W line between Knox Station and the Jefferson County Government Center in Golden between August 9 and August 11. The reason is for something RTD officials hadn’t anticipated.

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5:00am

Sat July 12, 2014
Union Station

With A Nod To Days Gone By, Denver's Union Station Ready To Open

Denver's Union Station.
Nathan Heffel KUNC

With the smell of fresh paint still in the air, workers scrambled to put the finishing touches on Denver’s restored Union Station before this weekend’s opening. That’s when the public will get its first look at the revived station and some of its shops and restaurants. A larger grand opening is planned for July 26th.

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6:21am

Mon April 21, 2014
Transportation

Watch This Helicopter Tour Of The Future Commuter Line To DIA

Screencap from the East Rail Line flyover, pictured is the new platform at Union Station (in the right corner). Toward the upper right, you can see Coors Field.
RTD YouTube

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