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January 2013 News Releases
RTD Plan to Refinance Debt Could Accelerate Construction of North Metro Rail Line
DENVER, January 22, 2013- RTD General Manager Phil Washington announced that RTD has identified another item for the FasTracks Internal Savings Account that may allow it to take advantage of favorable debt interest savings. Refinancing a portion of its debt could offer RTD an opportunity to build the North Metro Rail Line to 72nd in Commerce City sooner than expected.
RTD to light up West Rail Line 6th Avenue Bridge
LAKEWOOD, January 9, 2013- RTD will flip the switch to light the 6th Avenue Bridge along the West Rail Line on January 23 at 6:00 p.m.
RTD FasTracks "Top 10 List" for 2012
DENVER, Jan. 7, 2013 - As the first week of the New Year rounds out, the Regional Transportation District (RTD) is reflecting on the many milestones accomplished over the past year on the FasTracks transit expansion program. Below is the FasTracks Top Ten List for 2012.
Integrated testing begins on RTD's West Rail Line
LAKEWOOD, CO, January 2, 2013-RTD will start the integrated testing phase for the West Rail Line beginning Thursday, January 3. An initial train will run the entire length of the West Rail Line as the first test.