Denver’s West Line Opens Tomorrow

The wait is almost over! Denver’s newest light rail line, the West Line, opens tomorrow, marking the city’s first completed FasTracks project since the program was approved and funded in 2004. Check out the quick stats on the project below, or read the full construction summary here.

Quick Numbers Summary – denver

12.1 – miles of track

20 – at-grade rail crossings

13 – new bridges (street & rail)

5,000 – spaces at new Park-Ride lots

12 – completed stations

707 – millions of dollars spent on the corridor

755 – people employed in construction of the West Line

8.5 – years taken to make this light rail dream a reality!!