cbs4
BREAKING NEWS A school bus accident at MLK Blvd. & Colo. Blvd. in Denver and serious school bus crash at Larimer County Roads 82 & 15. Read More

Local

RTD Shows Off BRT Bus That Will Be Used On Boulder Turnpike

View Comments
(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

Get CBS4 News Updates In Your Inbox

Sign up for News, Sports, Broncos and Health Emails.
Sign Up

DENVER (CBS4) – RTD is showing off buses of the future this week.

Riders on Tuesday in Denver got a chance to look at a bus that runs on compressed natural gas.

Vehicles like it will be used in the bus rapid transit system now under construction on the Boulder Turnpike. The buses run cleaner and cheaper than diesel.

Natty Zola said he’s among the bus riders who are excited about the change.

“The bus looks beautiful,” Zola said. “It’s more efficient, which I’m a big fan of. And as long as it’s just as fast, I think it’s a good upgrade.”

The upgrades to Highway 36 are in the works right now. The project is expected to finish in 2016.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus