• 15 Essential Songs for Your Carpool Karaoke Playlist

    Here’s the thing: Some people really, truly enjoy driving to and from work. It’s a comfort to be in control of your own vehicle through the morning commute. Still, if you’re a solo driver, you have to put up with traffic that can wreak havoc on your schedule, not to mention your stress levels. You […]

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  • What You & Your Boss Should Know about Pre-Tax Commuter Benefits

      Simply defined, commuter benefits — a.k.a. transportation benefits, transit benefits, etc. — are an employer-provided package that helps offset the costs for employees to get to work. Like HSAs, retirement plans, and similar benefits, commuter benefits are a tax-savvy, morale-boosting, mobility-centric way for employees and employers alike to choose smarter commute options and save […]

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  • The Smart Commuter – April 2018

    In this month’s issue of the Smart Commuter, we invite you to join us for our first Transit Experience in May. We also share more about Thornton’s possible future bike sharing, our work with the NGHS STEM program, the Bike to Work Day Open House and upcoming workshop, and a mobility survey you can fill […]

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  • Great Local Bike Trails to Try Over Spring Break

      Admit it: Even if you’re not a student, a teacher, or school staff, you’ve been looking forward to spring break week. Although you might not have any time off, this week we’re all free to enjoy a little more sunshine and fresh air. And what better way to escape into spring than on a […]

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  • 5 Ways to Get Freebies through I Drive I-25

      I Drive I-25 Commuter Rewards. You’ve seen the signs advertising it on the side of the highway — but what exactly is I Drive I-25 all about?   All week long, thousands of commuters like you trek along north I-25. On any given day, you’ll spend an extra forty minutes (or more) sitting stagnant throughout […]

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  • Bustang by Myron, Post 12

    Post 12: “Newly Redesigned Front End” Myron works for WSP in downtown Denver as a Senior Supervising Planner. Myron commutes by Bustang from Fort Collins every day, and kindly agreed to write about his experiences for a series of blog posts. Read them in order starting with Post 1 – Hi, I am >BUZZ< and I ride a bus. I’m warm […]

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  • Colorado Road Usage Charge Pilot Program Newsletter #5 (December 2017)

    A newsletter-style update from CDOT’s Road Usage Charge Pilot Program (sign up to receive future updates from CDOT).  Read the first, second, third or fourth newsletter. Thank you for your ongoing interest in the 2017 Colorado Road Usage Charge Pilot Program (RUCPP).  It was about one year ago participants started preparing to begin this pilot by receiving their mileage reporting […]

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  • Colorado Road Usage Charge Pilot Program Newsletter #4 (November 2017)

    A newsletter-style update from CDOT’s Road Usage Charge Pilot Program (sign up to receive future updates from CDOT).  Read the first, second or third newsletter. We’ve been busy compiling and tallying and finalizing the data from the Colorado Road Usage Charge Pilot Program (RUCPP) and soon, we’ll release the final report – stay tuned for more! In […]

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  • RTD needs your feedback! Take the Trip Origin and Destination Study Survey today! (And you could win a $25 gift card too!)

    Your input on this survey is valuable, whether or not you currently take, or plan on taking RTD services. By participating in this short survey, you can ensure your voice is heard as public transportation system modifications are considered. Potential changes include changes in bus routes and schedules, train schedules and changes to bus stops […]

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  • CDOT providing Pedicab service during pedestrian tunnel closure on I-25/120th

    WESTMINSTER, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Transportation is shutting down a popular pedestrian tunnel to it can ramp up construction on a $97 million project to extend the northbound Interstate 25 Express Lanes. The expansion is from 120th Avenue to C-470 and the closure of the tunnel is going to cause headaches for a […]

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