More Denver suburbs ferry residents to light rail, but Golden may be thwarted by RTD cuts

By John Aguilar

GOLDEN — On Monday, the city plans to expand a bus program that runs between its downtown and the last stop on the W-Line — a so-called “first mile/final mile” service for commuters that is gaining traction across metro Denver.

But proposed service cuts to Regional Transportation District’s Denver-Golden light rail line, prompted by lower-than-expected ridership, could undermine the city’s efforts to get buy-in from its residents on public transit as a meaningful alternative to driving…  Read more…