RTD Study Will Evaluate Rail Route Options in Boulder County

According to the current FasTracks plan, RTD’s North Metro Rail Line will end at 162nd Avenue and SH 7 in northern Adams County. The Northwest Rail Line would follow US 36 to Boulder and Highway 119 to Longmont. The Northwest Rail Line’s original completion date of 2016 has been pushed back to 2044 because ofContinue reading “RTD Study Will Evaluate Rail Route Options in Boulder County”

Longmont’s 1st and Main Project Delayed

The 1st and Main transportation center construction will be delayed pending the outcome of the Northwest Area Mobility Study (NAMS) being conducted by RTD. In October the City Council approved a FasTracks policy document asking RTD to consider a possible alternative to the Northwest Rail Corridor from Boulder to Longmont. The alternative alignment would beContinue reading “Longmont’s 1st and Main Project Delayed”

Boulder County RTD to Conduct Study

RTD announced it will conduct a $2 million study to evaluate mobility options in the northwest Denver-Boulder metropolitan area, including a potential extension of the North Line to Longmont and bus rapid transit (BRT) opportunities. The Northwest Area Mobility Study (NAMS) is designed to develop consensus among the agency, the Colorado Department of Transportation andContinue reading “Boulder County RTD to Conduct Study”