February 2015- RTD FasTracks East Rail Line News

February 6, 2015 RTD/Commuter Rail No Comments



Construction Completed

– Installation of canopies at the Central Park Station in Denver and the Peoria Station in Aurora
– Installation of the cantilever retaining wall along 40th Avenue just east of Colorado Boulevard and on Colorado Boulevard south of 40th Avenue in Denver
– Waterline work at the Central Park Station in Denver

Construction Underway

– Storm drain installation and paving on the multi-use path between the 40th/Colorado Station and Albion Street
– Installation of the communications towers for the positive train control system
– Base layer asphalt installation on 33rd Avenue between Oakland and Peoria streets in Aurora

Upcoming Construction

– Permanent full closure of Smith Road between Moline and Quentin streets
– Storm sewer work on Wynkoop Street between 38th and 40th streets in Denver
– Paving and curb/gutter work on Colorado Boulevard north of 40th Avenue in Denver

Feature of the Month – Central Park Station

Station Facts

  • Travel time to DIA: 23 Minutes
  • Travel time to Union Station: 15 Minutes
  • Parking spots: 1,500
  • Type of parking: Surface
  • Third stop eastbound on the East Rail Line

For more project information: rtd-fastracks.com