Denver Commission on Aging - September 17, 2020

The Denver Commission on Aging met virtually on September 17. Olga Garcia with Denver Connect reported on an upcoming event Saturday, 9/19 10am-2pm at the Denver Indian Center. The event includes COVID testing, and Denver Connect will be onsite…

Reimagine RTD Technical Working Group (TWG) - September 23, 2020

Reimagine RTD’s Technical Working (TWG) group met for one last time this year before pressing “pause” on the process due to COVID 19 and financial issues facing RTD. RTD staff reviewed the proposed January 2021 service changes which will…

Op-Ed: Middle America Won’t Survive Losing Amtrak to COVID-19

Local public transit is not the only service threatened by COVID-19. Amtrak also faces budget shortfalls due to a significant drop in ridership caused by the pandemic.

It Shouldn’t Cost 31x More To Take Transit Than Park

The average price of a monthly parking permit in cities is $2.25, compared to $70.00 for a transit pass.

Transportation Solutions Arapahoe County (TSAC) Board Meeting - September 17, 2020

The TSAC Board met via Zoom on September 17 at 9am. An update was provided on the status of TSAC’s 501c3 designation. Chair, Andrea Suhaka reported the process should be complete in 6 months. Plans were made for the October member meeting.…

This Tech Could Stop Drivers from Double-Parking and Blocking Bike Lanes

A new pilot project launches today that could change the way American cities do on-street parking — and finally stop delivery drivers from double-parking in the bike lane to boot.

‘Heat Vision’ Traffic Lights Can Save Lives

Cities across America are telling the pedestrian “beg” button to bug off, thanks to thermal imaging technology designed to detect and protect human bodies on our roadways.