Today’s Headlines

  • Council Doubles Down on Prioritizing Cars Over People (9News, Denverite)
  • …Thanks to Fallacy That Living in Denver Requires a Car (DenverUrbanism)
  • RTD Spends Thousands on Dinners — to What End? (Colorado Watchdog)
  • Homes, Hotel, Shops, Offices Coming to 38th and Blake Station (DenPo)
  • Could Be Denver Dives Deep Into Closing Wynkoop Street to Cars
  • Robocar Bill Sans Local Control Moves Toward Gov’s Desk (CO Politics)
  • CPD, NIMBYs Convince Property Owners Not to Build New Home (DenPo)
  • CDOT Will Bribe People Not to Drive Solo (Coloradoan)
  • All This Construction? It’s So People Can Live and Work Here (CPR)

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  • TakeFive

    The piece on Wynkoop Street in “Could Be Denver” is indeed excellent.

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