A birds-eye view of the neighborhoods in Denver’s far northeast corner reveals squiggly, meandering streets and acres of parking lots — even around RTD stations, which should anchor walkable places. Montbello, Green Valley Ranch, and Gateway are only navigable by car because that’s how they were planned (thanks in part to the build-out of I-70 […]
The auto industry probably loves Colorado’s enthusiastic embrace of automated vehicles. But if decision-makers bet on robo-cars as a transportation panacea, to the exclusion of proven urban transportation solutions, they risk repeating past mistakes that hollowed out urban centers and deepened our dependence on cars. We can make our city streets safer and more efficient today […]
The Vision Zero Coalition wants to make sure Denver Public Works doesn't water down the walking and biking improvements planned for Washington Street in Globeville, which will be reconstructed -- and like so many other Denver street projects, widened -- as part of the bond package voters approved in November.