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26,000 residents interact with RTD board members during 15 interactive town hall meetings
DENVER, April 27, 2016 - More than 26,000 residents from the eight-county Regional
Transportation District (RTD) participated in the agency's 2016 telephone town hall meetings. The 15 live, interactive forums allowed residents to pose questions to district directors and RTD staff, as well as submit comments and suggestions and use their telephone keypads to instantly respond to electronic polls.
RTD schedules full closure of I-270 for continued work on the Skyway Bridge
Denver (April 29, 2016) - As part of the FasTracks program, the Regional Transportation District (RTD) will be setting girders on the North Metro Rail Line Skyway Bridge on Friday, May 6 and Saturday, May 7, requiring a full closure of Interstate 270 between the Vasquez Boulevard and Interstate-76 exits. The closure will begin at 11 p.m. on Friday, May 6 with all lanes of traffic reopened by 5:30 a.m. on Saturday, May 7. The highway will again close at 11 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, and reopen at 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 8.
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