Today’s Headlines

  • Fox31 Pretends Widening Roads Instead of Building A Line Is a Credible Idea
  • Police in the Springs Ticket Pedestrian for Getting Hit By Driver (KRDO)
  • After FasTracks, Businesses Expect Better First and Last Mile Connections (DBJ)
  • People With Disabilities Test Boarding A Line Before Friday’s Opening (9News)
  • Civic Center Station Closing for a Few Days for Street Repairs (9News)
  • Thawing Cars By Leaving Them Parked With Engine Running Hurts Air Quality (DenPo)
  • There’s a Twitter Chat on RTD’s A Line Today at Noon (DBJ)
  • DenverUrbanism Dives Deep Into the Train Cars on the A Line
  • It’s Not Too Late to Learn How to Ride a Bike (9News)
  • Why the University of Colorado Sponsored the A Line (DenPo)

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  • John Riecke

    I’m more ashamed that the former RTD Board chair, who had a damned picture of the Enterprise D in his office, pretended it was viable. He must still be waiting for that Wonderful World of Disney future where everyone lives in a high-rise surrounded by acres of parkland.

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One of Sacramento's poorest neighborhoods doesn't have enough crosswalks. It also has a high rate of jaywalking arrests. Image: KXTV
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Police and city planners in Sacramento have come under scrutiny in the weeks since police were caught on tape assaulting Nandi Cain, Jr., a black man, during a jaywalking stop. Cain, who was legally using an unmarked crosswalk, has since filed a civil rights lawsuit against the city. Now, reporters are looking into why there are so few marked crosswalks in one of Sacramento's poorest areas.

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Of Course GOP Lawmakers Will Push New Transpo Bill Focused on Highway Expansion (DBJ) …In the Meantime, Thank Sens. Tate, Neville, and Hill for Traffic (Sentinel) Following Lawsuit, RTD to Retrofit Light Rail Cars for Wheelchairs (DenPo) Note to NIMBYs: People Have to Live Somewhere (9News) Eight-Story Building in West Colfax Will Have 56 For-Sale […]