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New on the East Rail Line

 


Safety information and resources

Safety Training at Swigert in DenverSafety and security are top priorities at RTD and we have a number of programs in place focused on those topics. In addition, we have information available on every aspect of safety and security as it relates to a public transportation agency that you can imagine. It includes everything from staying safe around trains to getting help quickly if you need it. Find it here.

Progress and behind the scenes on the A Line to the airport

Aurora Channel 8 produced a video showing preparations to get the East Rail "A" Line ready for opening in spring 2016. See it here.

New train station part of East Rail

Rendering of Pena Blvd. Station on A LineIf you've traveled to the airport the past few months, chances are you've noticed what looks like a ghost station east of Peña Boulevard just north of the 56th Avenue interchange.

That is actually a brand new station that has been added to the East Rail Line. Read more about it.



Naming rights approved for A Line

The RTD Board of Directors approved the agency's first naming rights agreement. It's a first-of-its-kind partnership for RTD and it's with the University of Colorado. Read more here.

Powered testing of commuter rail cars underway

Two of RTD's new commuter rail cars pulled into the station at Denver International Airport for the first time Friday, April 17. Read more.
Commuter rail cars arrive at Airport Station for first time. April 17, 2015

First commuter rail cars arrive in Denver

RTD's first 4 commuter rail cars have arrived from the assembly plant in Philadelphia. They are at Union Station and you're invited to tour them December 3-6 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day.

 


Watch video: Fly over the entire East Rail Line

Climb in the helicopter, click the play button on the video clip below and enjoy a cool flyover of the 22.8 mile-long East Rail Line from Denver Union Station to Denver International Airport.

Construction is well underway on the commuter rail line which you be able to start riding in 2016.





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