Today’s Headlines

  • Driver Kills Young Boy at Quebec and Evans (9News)
  • City Council Forces More Car Storage, Fewer Homes on Denver’s Neighborhoods (DenPo, Denverite)
  • Lawmakers Want to Raise $1.8 Billion for “Roads” By Borrowing Against State Buildings (DenPo)
  • Apparently Cops Can’t Do Anything About Street Racing (ABC7)
  • RTD Guarantees G-Line Opening By End of Year (ABC7)
  • Feds Gift $109 Million to Widen C-470, Add Toll Lanes (DBJ)
  • Tiny Home Village for Homeless Rising in RiNo (Tribune)
  • Motorcyclist Deaths in 2016 Set Colorado Record (Fox31)
  • Westword Reviews Documentary on Urban Activist Jane Jacobs

National headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • TakeFive

    Correction: $109 million was a loan and not a gift. Specifically it was a TIFIA loan. In order to obtain a Federal Grant I believe the expansion needs to include an HOV lane which C-470 does not.

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Pilot that Lyfted People to Centennial RTD Station Failed Spectacularly (Denverite) CDOT Ignores Stoned Driving in Traffic Death Report (Westword) Anticipating Growth, Parker Adds Parking Time Limits (DenPo) Globeville Students Address Gentrification Through Podcasts (CPR) Aurora Sentinel Eats Up E-470 Boss’s Claim That Private-Public Road Needs Widening 300 Homes to Supplant Lowery Assisted Living Center […]