Thursday’s Headlines

16th St mall tile credit Pei Cobb
The 16th St. Mall when it opened in 1982. Photo: Pei Cobb Freed & Partners.

From Streetsblog

  • The 16th Street Mall will soon get a major renovation that will spruce up an iconic, but increasingly embarrassing part of Denver. (Streetsblog Denver)

Other news

  • A trap set along a Colorado Springs bike trail severely injured a 69-year-old rider late last month. (Bicycling)
  • More on the coming upgrades to the 16th Street Mall. (Denverite)
  • Downtown Denver’s best walking routes. (Live Strong)
  • Riders of RTD’s P-route express bus between Parker and Downtown Denver feel shortchanged after agency decides not to expand service. (RTD)
  • LIVE Denver, a program that subsidizes market-rate housing for low-income people, serves only three people two years after launching. (HuffPost)
  • Denver’s population has increased by nearly 20 percent since 2010 and the growth is continuing. (Denver Post)
  • Denver Air Quality Index:  6 a.m.: 42 Good. Yesterday: 53 Moderate.
  • National headlines at Streetsblog USA.

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