Today’s Headlines

  • NY Times Feature Claims People Move to Denver for Transit System
  • Denverite Dubs the Article “a Round of Denver Millennial Bingo”
  • Neighbors Brand a New Neighborhood — “Union Station North” (Westword)
  • How to Get Elderly Family Members to Give Up the Car Keys (DenPo)
  • Gas Leak Will Delay RTD’s D, F, and H Lines Today (ABC7)
  • Hancock Targets Westwood for Affordable Housing Investments (CPR)
  • Longmont Bicyclists Ride to Remember People Killed by Drivers (Daily Camera)
  • Enlightened Westword Columnists Tells Drivers What Not to Do
  • State Senator Dan Pabon Pleaded With Police for Special Treatment After DUI Arrest (9News)
  • Convent Turned Co-Housing Space Coming to Chaffee Park (Denverite)

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  • Daniel

    “Claims People Move to Denver for Transit System”

    Actually I did in 2007. I was living in LA unable to afford a home and visited several cities to see where I should settle, among the positives Denver had going for it were ambitious transit plans, which I viewed as an indicator of a city with a bright future. It wasn’t the only reason I picked Denver but it was one of them.

  • dufflepud

    #4 provides another avenue to talk about designing pedestrian-oriented urban spaces. For the elderly, giving up the car keys probably wouldn’t feel like such a loss of independence if they could get where they needed to go without them. But if you live at the end of a cul-de-sac and see that you’ll need your kids just to take you to the grocery, then yeah, letting go of the car will be a lot harder to do.


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