The Southeast Rail Line includes 19.1 miles of the popular RTD light rail system. It extends from I-25/Broadway to Lincoln Avenue in Douglas County, with an additional connection along I-225 from I-25 to Parker Road.
Construction on the new extension began in May 2016.
The RTD Board of Directors approved a $140 million two-phased contract award to Balfour Beatty Infrastructure Inc. (BBII) to design and build the 2.3 mile-long Southeast Rail Extension from Lincoln to RidgeGate Parkway. The decision took place during the Board of Directors meeting July 28, 2015. Design began during fall 2015 with construction starting in spring 2016. Read more.