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Charmaine Robledo
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Ride along on Winter Bike to Work Day!

All-weather bike commuter? Join fellow winter cyclists Feb. 11 for Winter Bike to Work Day! Visit biketoworkday.co and register.

Solicitation for candidates: Front Range Passenger Rail Board

The Denver Regional Council of Governments is soliciting candidates to represent DRCOG on the Front Range Passenger Rail District Board created by Senate Bill 21-238. The District has been created for the purpose of planning, designing, developing, financing, constructing, operating and maintaining a passenger rail system along Colorado’s Front Range. The District replaces the Southwest Chief & Front Range Passenger Rail Commission (Rail Commission) on which DRCOG has served since 2017.

Solicitation for candidates: Front Range Passenger Rail Board

The Denver Regional Council of Governments is soliciting candidates to represent DRCOG on the Front Range Passenger Rail District Board created by Senate Bill 21-238. The District has been created for the purpose of planning, designing, developing, financing, constructing, operating and maintaining a passenger rail system along Colorado’s Front Range. The District replaces the Southwest Chief & Front Range Passenger Rail Commission (Rail Commission) on which DRCOG has served since 2017.

DRCOG announces call for amendments to the 2050 RTP

The Denver Regional Council of Governments is soliciting amendments to the 2050 Metro Vision Regional Transportation Plan (2050 RTP). 
Proposed 2050 RTP amendments must be received by January 14, 2022. Learn more here.

DRCOG seeks requests for proposals for transit projects

DRCOG is currently seeking proposals for transit capital, operating and mobility management projects that benefit older adults, individuals with disabilities and other vulnerable populations in the Denver region. To be considered for funding, applicants must attend a mandatory webinar training prior to submitting a proposal. Learn more here.

DRCOG launches campaign to reduce 'slow speeding'

The Denver Regional Council of Governments is launching a public outreach campaign to educate motorists about the dangers of “slow speeding” with the goal of reducing injuries and fatalities in Denver metro area neighborhoods. Learn more. 

 

Commuters get back in the saddle for Bike to Work Day

Through the 31st annual Bike to Work Day on Sept. 22, Way to Go encouraged commuters to get “Back in the Saddle” to experience the safety and healthfulness of biking. Learn more.

Register a station for Bike to Work Day!

Bike to Work Day returns on Wednesday, Sept. 22, and organizations across the region are preparing to welcome bikers to celebratory breakfast, water and bike party stations. Learn more.

Learn how Denver Public Library enriches the lives of older adults

By launching more inclusive programming that meets the unique needs of older adults, Denver Public Library enhances quality of life for people of all ages in the Denver region. Learn more about the Metro Vision Award-winning program and the many innovative ways it supports our aging population.

Learn about NICHE

The NICHE program works to preserve both public health and natural resources by connecting people experiencing homeless with community resources, and providing education on how to maintain our outdoor spaces. Learn about the Metro Vision Award-winning program based in Nederland.