Denver hopes to connect downtown to Aurora with bus rapid transit. In the meantime, there's a race for affordable housing on East Colfax, rather than more private development.
From the "Gold Rush" to becoming America's "longest, wickedest street," the Front Range roadway has gone through many transformations.
Some Aurora motels provide cheap housing without background or credit checks. But development is pressing in, prices are rising and some residents may find themselves living on the streets.
- Denver transportation planners are proposing creating bus-only lanes for morning and afternoon drive times.Read more