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.


Today’s Headlines

Denver Post Loves Fiscally Meaningless Bike Tax Idea, Pigeonholes People Who Bike as “Hipsters” …While State Sen. Ray Scott Retreats From the Idea After Backlash (9News) There’s a Huge Urban-Rural Divide Between Colorado’s Front Range Economic Engine and Far-Flung Towns (DenPo) Apparently Sentient Car Crashes Through Green Valley Ranch House (9News) Denver Wants to House […]