FasTracks is a multi-billion dollar transit expansion plan to build 122 miles of new commuter rail and light rail, and 18 miles of bus rapid transit throughout the Denver metro area. See the FasTracks system map
Each week, the RTD staff meets with representatives from the cities along the line to discuss progress of design and works, and align RTD’s design requirements with stakeholder requirements. See North Metro Rail Line FAQs
The RTD Board of Directors adopted the recommendations from the 15-month long Northwest Area Mobility Study to find consensus to bring mobility improvements to that area.
Connecting Denver, Commerce City, Thornton and Northglenn
The North Metro Rail Line is an 18.5-mile long commuter rail line that will run from Union Station through Commerce City, Thornton and Northglenn to state Highway 7 in North Adams County. On December 13, 2013 RTD signed a $343 million contract with Regional Rail Partners (RRP) to design and build the first 13 miles of the North Metro Rail Line to 124th Avenue. RRP commits to completing construction of the line to 124th Avenue by January 2018.
Want to see current photos, watch flyover videos of line, and read about the latest progress? Visit rtd-fastracks.com
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