Despite several challenges RTD is doing very well. “Our finances are good, our budget is good,” said general manager Dave Genova.
Regional Transportation District (RTD)
There is a perception out there among non-profit groups and community organizers that RTD is not as customer service oriented as it should be
The 12.5-mile line to Thornton was supposed to open early next year. RTD now estimates a late 2019 opening.
Places like Denver, Aurora, Douglas County, even Sterling, need firefighters, plumbers, chemists, mechanics and police officers
The PUC Chairman took issue with an RTD spokesman's comment about the regulatory process.
Arvada Mayor Marc Williams implored his impatient constituents to write Gov. Hickenlooper and the PUC demanding they let the train line open.
The rancor wasn't a surprise after Republicans protested to the governor calling the session in the first place.
The two lines, which opened in 2016, have had significant technical issues with crossing arms that come down too early and stay down too late.
How many Colorado lawmakers does it take to fix a bill-drafting error? All 100 of them.