RTD Considers Replacing Security Guards With Social WorkersThe transit agency says its staff is ill-equipped to handle social, behavioral and mental health needs of riders.
RTD Uses Electrostatic Sprayers To Disinfect Vehicles Amid COVID-19 PandemicDenver's Regional Transportation District is employing new tools to help protect passengers and employees during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Appointees Announced For RTD Accountability CommitteeGov. Jared Polis joined transportation officials on Friday to announce the appointments to the Regional Transportation District Accountability Committee.
RTD Union Members Picket, Demand Passengers Wear Masks, Better Protection From CoronavirusSome RTD employees with the union took their concerns about coronavirus to the streets on Friday. The union members picketed in front of Civic Center Station in Denver.
RTD To Resume Collecting Fares in JulyThe Regional Transportation District will start collecting fares starting on July 1 after suspending the requirement to pay for months.
Free MallRide Shuttle Running Again Along 16th Street MallRTD resumed the Free MallRide service over the weekend. The buses were suspended in April when RTD reduced service due to low ridership because of the coronavirus pandemic.
RTD Getting 'Top-To-Bottom' Review To Improve PerformanceThe hope is that the review will help RTD serve riders better and become financially stable.
RTD Board Member Wants To Replace Contracted Security Guards With Mental Health ProfessionalsAs many public agencies across the country are reexamining their relationships with local police departments, one Regional Transportation District board member is calling for the transportation district to end its contracts with off-duty police and private security officers and replace them with social workers and mental health specialists.
RTD Prepares To Restart MallRide While Handing Out Masks & Hand SanitizerRTD says it will resume the Free MallRide service starting June 21.
RTD To Start Charging For Transit Services Again On July 1Starting July 1, RTD passengers will start paying fare for services again.
RTD Resumes Downtown Services Amid ProtestsRTD resumed service in and out of downtown Denver on Sunday.