Officials say a new train speed technology, already being tested along FasTracks to Denver International Airport, will prevent a disaster such as the fatal derailment in Philadelphia from ever happening.
RTD’s new proposed fare structure may cause problems for bus riders, but it may be a boon for light rail riders to the suburbs and future light rail expansion.
Part of RTD’s new commuter line to Denver International Airport is on display at Union Station.
Four of RTD’s first commuter rail cars arrived in Denver on Friday.
The first rail cars that will be part of RTD’s electric commuter rail lines have left the assembly plant in Philadelphia on their journey to Denver.
The Regional Transportation District announced the new FasTracks East Rail Line is on track for an early 2016 debut.
Monday brought an end to the most significant traffic impact of the Regional Transportation District’s East Rail line project.
Federal Boulevard has a week of closures between 56th and 60th avenues while crews work on the Gold Line as part of the Regional Transportation District’s FasTracks project.
The newly redesigned Union Station transportation center doesn’t open to the public for several weeks, but officials on Friday gave members of the media a tour of the facility.
RTD broke ground on the new North Metro Rail Line for the latest phase of FasTracks on Thursday.