# Regional transportation district
RTD returns R Line to service, implements safety plan measures
Heather Willard / NewsBreak Denver / Nov. 28, 2022. (Aurora, Colo.) The Regional Transportation District’s (RTD) R Line will return to service at approximately 4 a.m., Nov. 29, after it derailed on Sept. 21, injuring three passengers.
RTD offers Coloradans free public transit in August
(Colin Lloyd on Unsplash) (Denver, Colo.) The Regional Transportation District is waiving fares as part of a statewide initiative to reduce ground-level ozone by increasing public transit use.
Denver prepares to spend $149 million on 16th Street Mall revamp
(Josh Berendes on Unsplash) (Denver, Colo.) Downtown Denver’s iconic 16th Street Mall is poised for a facelift. The city broke ground this week on the $149 million renovation of the main artery through the city center.
Heather WillardPublic safety reporter in DougCo, Denver metro. Previously: Pueblo Chieftain public safety reporter, Athens Messenger associate editor. Caffeine fiend, cat mom and lover of all things spooky.
Margaret JacksonI'm a Denver-based business writer with expertise in commercial and residential real estate as well as general business news.