Transportation information, action and advocacy; improving your metro north commute.


Are You Ready to Commute Smarter on North I-25?


CLICK HERE to complete the North I-25 Commuter Incentive Sign Up Form! 


If you're frustrated with congestion and ready to start a better commute on north I-25, you're in the right place! Adjusting your commute helps reduce traffic, improve air quality, and save you time and money! Smart Commute has several options to help you beat the traffic!

Option 1 - Drive for Free or Ride and Relax

Smart Commute has developed the Concierge Commute ridesharing program with you in mind. The program is simple whether you want to drive for free or ride and relax.

If you're interested in driving, we will lease you a brand new Chevrolet Traverse for your commute. Then we work on your behalf to find three other commuters with a similar commutes to join your ride. The best part? For being the driver and lessee of the vehicle - YOUR COMMUTE IS FREE!

If you're not interested in driving, no problem! We can match you with a driver headed your direction and you simply pay a flat fee of $100 a month that helps cover the vehicle, maintenance, insurance, and gas. 

To sign up for the Concierge Commute program, simply complete the short sign-up form linked above. Then, complete the vehicle driver application here. When we receive your information, we’ll contact you with next steps to getting your Concierge Commute in gear. It’s as simple as that!

Option 2 - 
Take the Bus on Us!

We've got you covered there too! If you are currently driving alone on North I-25, Smart Commute will mail you a FREE RTD 10-Ride ticketbook valued at $36 to help you shift your commute!! Not sure which RTD route will work for you? Check out RTD's website to determine if the 120x or 122x might work for your commute. 

Option 3 - Traffic? There's an App for that!

Smart Commute, in partnership with CDOT, has added onto their already popular CDOT Mobile smartphone app, to help you identify commute options available to you. The app, which displays current travel times and provides real-time video access to many of Colorado's Interstates, will now give you a direct link to commuter incentives such as the ones listed above.

If you have questions on any of these programs, please give us a call at 720-515-8674 or email

RTD to Host Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility Tour

On July 25th from 10 AM - 2 PM, RTD will host an open house for it's new 230,000 square foot Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility (CRMF). The facility will be used to maintain, clean and store the trains that will serve the East Rail (A) Line, Northwest (B) Rail Westminster Segment, Gold (G) Line, and North Metro (N) Line. Attendees will get to see the operation control center, the shop floor where the trains are serviced and receive safety checks as well as the vehicles themselves, which are stored and maintained at the facility.

The New Launches End of July

RTD has redesigned their website with a focus on trip planning and schedules — what you use the most. You’ll get the same easy navigation and the same great information when you visit from your phone, tablet, or desktop computer. Check out the sneak peak below!

Read "The Smart Commuter", our Summer '15 Newsletter

Multiple RTD FasTracks lines to open 2016, "N" Line 2018

As 2016 approaches, RTD is working hard to prepare for the openings of four FasTracks projects; US 36 BRT (Flatiron Flyer), the Airport Line (A Line), I-225 (R Line) and the Gold Line (G Line) . North Metro Rail, currently under construction from Denver Union Station to 124th at Eastlake, is scheduled for completion in 2018. Learn more about RTD's FasTracks program by clicking here.

CDOT Releases Education Tools for Upcoming Express Lanes 

In anticipation of upcoming Express Lanes openings throughout Colorado - including North I-25 in late 2015 - CDOT has created a new website and video to help educate motorists on what to expect from the new HOV/Tolled facilities. Tune in below for more information!



Get Construction Updates on the North I-25 Express Lanes

From 10/2013 - 10/2015, CDOT will construct safety and mobility improvements to a six mile segment of I-25 between US 36 and 120th Ave. The project will expand the capacity of I-25 by adding one HOV/tolled Express Lane in each direction in addition to resurfacing the existing lanes along this 6-mile stretch.

To sign up to receive project updates, including planned lane closures and detours, please sign up on CDOT's website here.

Check Out RTD's Flyover Video of the Entire North Metro Rail Line!



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