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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

An image of the new light rail station. (credit: CBS)

FasTracks West Rail Line Ahead of Schedule

RTD will open its first FasTracks line April 26 of next year, eight months ahead of schedule.  RTD General Manager Phil Washington stopped by the CBS4 Morning News to make the announcement.

05/23/2012

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More Construction Begins On FasTracks West Light Rail Line

Progress continues on FasTracks West Light Rail Line. RTD broke ground Wednesday on a new parking structure in Lakewood for the line.

04/11/2012

A drawing of a  FasTracks rail car (credit: CBS)

RTD Approves Hybrid Plan For Northwest Light Rail

The Regional Transportation District board unanimously approved the FasTracks plan for the northwest metro area on Monday.

03/28/2012

Light Rail (credit: CBS)

Testing Begins For West Light Rail Line

Testing began Thursday on the West Light Rail Line that connects downtown Denver to Jefferson County.

03/22/2012

An image from an RTD Board meeting on March 5, 2012. (credit: CBS)

RTD Considers New Northwest Rail-Bus Alternative

After complaints from commuters to the northwest, there’s now a new plan on the table to keep commuter trains heading northwest as part of RTD’s FasTracks plan.

03/06/2012

Light Rail (credit: CBS)

Voters Frustrated Over Plans To Scrap Northbound FasTracks Rail Expansion

Frustration is growing as RTD considers major changes to the FasTracks rail expansion. Since 2005, taxpayers have been paying for a rail line they may never get.

03/02/2012

A drawing of a  FasTracks rail car (credit: CBS)

Northwest Neighbors Gather Signatures For Rail Line Plan

A group of residents from the north side of the Denver metro area wants to make sure they get the commuter rail they have been promised.

03/02/2012

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