Next Phase of Redevelopment Begins Along Brighton Boulevard
DENVER — Denver Public Works is starting the next phase of a project to reconstruct Brighton Boulevard from 29th to 44th Streets. The work will begin later this week, requiring travel to be reduced to one lane in each direction on a two block stretch from 29th to 31st Streets. Construction along Brighton will not impact access to the National Western Stock Show, however drivers should expect delays.
The redevelopment of Brighton is expected to be ongoing into 2018. Travel updates will be provided to the public as construction progresses down the…
Denver has initiated a process to get public input regarding potential projects for a November 2017 General Obligation Bond proposal. Six public meetings are scheduled in November and December.
Please attend one of these two public meetings and urge that completion of the Sand Creek Greenway trail through Denver be included in the bond issue. Completion requires paving several current gaps and likely construction of a new bicycle and pedestrian bridge near I-70.
Northeast Denver public meetings:
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Montbello High School
5000 Crown Blvd.
Denver, CO 80239
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
In 2016, Denver Public Works finalized an update to Denver Moves (2011) to plan for enhanced on-street bicycle facilities (e.g., protected bike lanes, neighborhood bikeways) in the downtown area and throughout Denver. This includes:
Developing a detailed plan for a network of enhanced on-street bicycle facilities in Downtown Denver, as well as identifying key corridors that link from adjacent neighborhoods to either downtown or off-street trails.
Establishing design standards for enhanced on-street bicycle facilities