Southeast Rail Extension Milestone Celebration Event

RTD General Manager and CEO Dave Genova to make opening announcement regarding Southeast Rail Extension E, F and R light rail lines 

DENVER (Jan. 24, 2019) – The Regional Transportation District (RTD) has achieved a significant milestone on the Southeast Rail Extension project. The project has achieved substantial completion – a major step on the path toward opening the E, F and R light rail extension in 2019.

A milestone celebration event, reschedule for Friday, Jan. 25, will feature remarks from:

         RTD Board Chair, Doug Tisdale
         Mayor, City of Lone Tree, Jackie Millet
         Denver South Economic Development Partnership CEO, Mike Fitzgerald
         Coventry Development Executive Vice President, Keith Simon
         Balfour Beatty Vice President, Rail-US Civils, Roger Wilson
         RTD General Manager and CEO, Dave Genova

What:           RTD Southeast Rail Extension (E, F and R Lines) Update

When:          Friday, Jan. 25, 2019
                     10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

New Location:       CU South – 10035 South Peoria Street, Lone Tree CO 80134

Driving Directions: South on I-25 to Lincoln Ave – go EAST; Proceed 1.7 miles to Lioness Way, turn right [South] and turn right into parking lot.

RTD General Manager and CEO Dave Genova will be available for interviews following the milestone event.

Additional questions about light rail or commuter rail construction can be directed to Lisa Trujillo, manager of project outreach, at 303-299-2673 or [email protected].

ABOUT RTD The Regional Transportation District develops, operates and maintains a public transportation system that meets the transit needs of close to 3 million people within an eight-county service area in the Denver Metro region. The agency’s buses, rail lines, shuttles and additional services provide 100 million annual passenger trips. For more information, visit rtd-denver.com, call 303-299-6000 and follow along on social media: www.facebook.com/RideRTD@RideRTD on Twitter, @ridertd on Instagram and rideRTDco on YouTube.