Boulder County Transit Program of Initiatives (POP) Public Remark
In compliance with necessities and tips outlined in Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Round 9030.1E, and the Boulder County Title VI Program, remark is requested on the FTA American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) method fund apportionment for the small Urbanized Areas (UZAs) of Boulder, Longmont, and Louisville-Lafayette-Erie FTA Method Funds Program of Initiatives (POP).
On June 8, 2022, Boulder County hosted a public assembly to hunt enter on the proposed record of transit tasks. The recording of that video could be considered right here. The formal public remark interval concludes on June 30, 2022.
Info on the way to touch upon the proposed Program of Initiatives could be discovered at https://boco.org/TransitPOP
Accessibility Occasion in Boulder
It is stroll, bike, and roll month! Be part of Boulder Transportation Connections, The Metropolis of Boulder, Heart for Folks with Disabilities, By way of, and The Metropolis of Boulder Open House and Parks for an adaptive bike demo and wheelchair stroll on Boulder Creek Path. Be taught concerning the obstacles, boundaries, and alternatives to journey in Boulder utilizing wheelchairs and mobility units, and expertise first-hand what it is wish to journey by wheelchair and adaptive bike. Be taught extra right here.
When: June 25, 2022 from 10:00am – 1:00pm
The place: NW nook of the municipal constructing by the Boulder Creek Path
Cost Forward Colorado Grant
The Colorado Power Workplace (CEO) offers grants for electrical car charging stations. Grant funding to put in EV charging stations is obtainable to fleets and entities positioned within the seven-county Denver Metro Space, together with Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglass, and Jefferson Counties.
Be taught extra concerning the funding alternative by clicking right here. Apply for the grant by clicking right here.
Free Hessie Trailhead Shuttle begins Friday, Could 27
Boulder County is offering free shuttle service on Fridays, weekends, and holidays this summer time and fall to hold passengers from Nederland Excessive Faculty (597 County Street 130) to the Hessie Trailhead, a preferred entry level to entry climbing trails resembling Misplaced Lake and the Indian Peak Wilderness off of Fourth of July Street.
On days when the Hessie Shuttle is open, the RTD route NB between Boulder and Nederland Excessive Faculty might be free to trip. Masks aren’t required on the shuttle.
Boulder B(Cycle) Offering Free E-bike Bike Share to Low Revenue Staff
Neighborhood Cycles and Boulder BCycle are partnering to supply free BCycle passes to low-income employees, particularly those that take part in low-income, inexpensive, or sponsored packages. Be taught extra right here and discover out for those who qualify for this program.
View the applying to study extra and see for those who qualify.
Flatiron Flyer Ridership Problem: Log your journeys on the Flatiron Flyer for an opportunity to win $150! Commuting Options, DRCOG, and Approach to Go are providing prizes for using the FF1 to advertise utilizing transit to decrease your carbon footprint. Register to affix the problem and observe your journeys right here.
Buses to the Open air: As of Could ninth, Bustang is providing weekend journeys to Rocky Mountain Nationwide Park by reservation. Boulder County residents can board on Boulder’s US-36 Desk Mesa Station. Spherical journeys are $10 with accessible choices obtainable. Click on right here to order your trip.
Public Remark: RTD Is Looking for Your Enter on the System Optimization Plan.
Bike to Work Day: Save the date, June 22 is Bike to Work Day!
Driver Scarcity: RTD’s Specific Denver-Boulder Flatiron Flyer Bus Is not Coming Again Anytime Quickly, CPR
Justice: Designing self-policing streets, and different mobility justice methods, Streetsblog Chicago
Mountain Transit: Launch of I-70 “Pegasus” service will check Coloradans’ urge for food for
Security: Calm a Avenue, Beginning with Your Personal Anger, Sturdy Cities
Rebuilding: ‘Magnificence, which means, and connection’: As the town considers adjustments for the Pearl Avenue Mall, it is historical past presents perspective on current challenges and future alternatives, Boulder Reporting Lab
Growth: Transit-Oriented mannequin for financial growth within the suburbs, Congress for the New Urbanism
Fare-Free on RTD: To enhance air high quality, Colorado Democrats are poised to fund a free public transit program. RTD’s previous suggests it will not assist a lot, CPR
RTD Funding: Polis indicators invoice for RTD pilot, principal streets fixes, Boulder Day by day Digicam
Management: There is a Large Distinction Between Transit Boards and Transit Riders, Governing
Pedestrians: Walkability Scores Do not Inform The Entire Story, Planetizen
Fairness: Metropolis launches income-based visitors tremendous pilot, halving the charges for low-income residents, Streetsblog Chicago
Future: Taxes, Buses, and the City Transportation Future, Governing
Public Transit: Opinion: Public transit is extra necessary than a small low cost on the pump, The Washington Put up
Fare Free: Cities are Experimenting with Free Public Transit to Promote Sustainable Mobility, Arch Day by day
Colorado Climbing: Seeking to hike in Colorado, however do not have a automobile? These transit choices will get you to (or close to) a trailhead, CPR