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January 2014 News Releases2 RTD FasTracks projects honored for innovation, sustainability
DENVER, Jan. 30, 2014 - The West Rail Line and the Denver Union Station renovation, both built under the Regional Transportation District (RTD) FasTracks transit expansion program, are drawing high praise and top honors from transportation and design experts across the country.
RTD Hosts Northwest Area Mobility Study Public Meetings
WESTMINSTER, Colo., January 15, 2014 - The Regional Transportation District (RTD) today held the first of three public meetings to seek input and provide an update on the Northwest Area Mobility Study (NAMS). The study group released preliminary
recommendations to improve mobility in the northwest area.
The study is in response to significant cost increases associated with building and operating the next phase of Northwest Rail, the 41-mile commuter rail line from Denver to Longmont included in FasTracks.
North Metro Rail kicks off 2014 with new project manager
DENVER, Jan.8, 2014 - Veteran Regional Transportation District (RTD) manager Ashland Vaughn will lead the construction of the RTD FasTracks North Metro Rail Line as the new project manager beginning Jan. 12.
RTD to host Northwest Area Mobility Study public meetings in January
DENVER, January 6, 2014 - The Regional Transportation District (RTD) is holding three public meetings to seek input and provide an update on the progress of the Northwest Area Mobility Study. The study, conducted by a consultant team led by
HNTB, began in spring 2013 with the goal of helping RTD and stakeholders in the northwest area agree on a specific set of transit alternatives to bring commuter rail and/or other transit improvements to northwest communities sooner than current projections for when RTD can complete the Northwest Rail Line to Longmont.
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