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RTD FasTracks groundbreaking for the North Metro line (credit: CBS)

RTD Breaks Ground On New North Metro Rail Line

RTD broke ground on the new North Metro Rail Line for the latest phase of FasTracks on Thursday.

03/20/2014

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8 New Restaurants & Stores Move Into Renovated Union Station

Amtrak service returned to Denver’s Union Station at the end of February, but it will soon be much more than just a transportation hub. Organizers announced Thursday that the station will have eight new restaurants and stores opening in July.

03/13/2014

The FasTracks east rail line (credit: CBS)

RTD FastRacks Work Will Close Airport Boulevard

Airport Boulevard will be closed between Smith Road and 32nd Avenue Monday night so the Regional Transportation District can work on the FasTracks east rail line.

01/27/2014

Laura Rinker talks with CBS4's Kelly Werthmann. (credit: CBS)

Crews Start Laying Tracks Down For East Rail Line

RTD is installing the first tracks on its rail line that will run from Denver International Airport on Wednesday.

07/17/2013

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West Line Opening Only Beginning For Light Rail Expansion

Voters overwhelmingly approved a huge expansion of light rail in the Denver metro area in 2004. Nine years after FasTracks was approved the West Line started running.

04/26/2013

RTD's West Line for light rail opened to the public on Friday (credit: CBS)

Denver Area Celebrates Light Rail Opening

The Denver area is celebrating the opening of the latest spur in its light rail system.

04/26/2013

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West Line For Light Rail Opens Friday, Free On Saturday

The light rail line from Union Station to the Jefferson County government buildings will begin carrying passengers on Friday.

04/25/2013

RTD W Light Rail Line during testing in April 2013 (credit:CBS)

RTD’s New ‘W’ Light Rail Line Expected To Be A Game Changer

RTD opens the 12.1-mile, $707 million “W” light-rail line from downtown Denver to Golden on April 26, and it’s expected to be a game-changer in several ways.

04/15/2013

A BRT bus at Market Street Station (credit: CBS)

RTD Shows Off Luxurious Buses That Could Be Coming To Colorado

The Regional Transportation District is displaying a “Bus Rapid Transit” or BRT bus over the next couple of days.

06/05/2012

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Bus Rapid Transit On Display

RTD is displaying a generation of bus they hope to use in the area in the near future. They are called Bus Rapid Transit or BRT and are customized to the needs off the community.

06/05/2012

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