BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – The Regional Transportation District on Tuesday unveiled its Flatiron Flyer buses for a new service between Denver and Boulder.
The Flatiron Flyer will travel the 18 miles of express lanes along Highway 36. There will be six stops at Park-n-Ride stations.READ MORE: 'Bring The Whole Family': Colorado Prepares To Administer Pfizer COVID Vaccines To Ages 12 & Up
The buses can carry up to 57 passengers. RTD estimates the route will serve 11,000 passengers daily.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: State Launching At Work Vaccination Program
“Today we are celebrating one step along the way, which is the new Flatiron Flyer buses, the branded buses,” Boulder Mayor Matt Appelbaum said. “It’s an important component, but there’s a lot more to come.”MORE NEWS: Family Thanks Parker Police Officer 23 Years After He Saved Little Girl’s Life
The 59 Flatiron Flyer buses will be delivered by the end of summer. The service is expected to launch in January.