Today’s Headlines

  • DenPo Dives Deep Into New Plan to Expand City Sidewalk Network
  • …While 9News Asks if City Should Shift Responsibility Away from Property Owners
  • Brighton Boulevard Reconstruction to Last “Well into 2019” (Denverite)
  • “Professional Contrarian,” DenPo Editor Embraces CDOT’s Pay-By-Mile Experiment
  • It Took Seven DUIs and a Probation Violation for Albert Torres to Do Hard Time (Fox31)
  • Record Number of Drivers Expected to Clog Roads This Holiday Weekend (9News)
  • $200 Million Surplus Has People Lobbying State for More “Roads” Funding (DBJ)
  • Freight Train Derails at Smith and Havana, No Injuries (DenPo)
  • Seven States Added More People Than Colorado Last Year (DenPo)

National headlines at Streetsblog USA

  • TakeFive

    DenPo Dives Deep Into New Plan to Expand City Sidewalk Network

    Actually the article is more about making repairs to existing sidewalks.

    I could use a good part time, summertime job from like June through September. How much are they going to pay their sidewalk cops? 🙂

  • TakeFive

    $200 Million Surplus Has People Lobbying State for More “Roads” Funding (DBJ)

    Makes a lot of sense; how many voters are frustrated with congestion? I smell a campaign issue. Must be getting close to 2018. Hickenlooper, for his part is no political noobie.

    “These new resources allow us to take needed strides in bolstering education, transportation and our reserves.