Entries by Paul Gilpatrick

Colorado took a number of good steps forward around the health of our state

One theme was the investment of millions of dollars into important solutions. Transit – $28 million was dedicated to at least a month of fare-free transit during summer ozone season at RTD and other transit agencies around the state. Eliminating transit fares can increase transit ridership, which is an important long-term strategy to reduce air pollution. A recent “Free […]

Transit Advocates Task Force January 10, 2021

Chloe Kettell, Chief Operating Officer, Fellow Fox LLC There isn’t really a way for older Americans to arm themselves with tactics for protecting themselves from scams, so Fellow Fox LCC developed a 2-part online course to help with this. Each part is an hour long and it aims to act proactively to equip older adults […]

RTD seeks YOUR feedback on Reimagine RTD’s draft System Optimization Plan

The route-by-route guide will inform service development through 2027 DENVER (Jan. 13, 2022) – The Regional Transportation District (RTD)  has released its draft System Optimization Plan (SOP) for public review and input as part of the Reimagine RTD project.  The SOP includes recommendations for service redesign and serves as a route-by-route guide for service development between late 2022 and 2027. Comments on the plan are due by Feb. 9 and will be included the final […]

Denver Moves Everyone 2050 Survey

Denver Moves Everyone 2050, our citywide transportation plan, is moving ahead! Don’t forget to provide your input to help shape Denver’s transportation future. Complete the surveys and be entered to win a $50 Visa Gift Card! Winners will be selected when the website closes at the end of January 2022. CLICK HERE TO SHARE YOUR […]

Donate to the Community Foundation Boulder County Wildfire Fund

Multiple fires mixed with historic wind speeds destroyed over 600 homes, displaced over 35,000 people and left almost 55,000 Coloradans without power. It’s believed to be the most destructive in state history. How to Help: Donate to the Community Foundation Boulder County Wildfire Fund. If you’re local, sign up to be a vetted host through […]

Douglas County LCC/DCTS meeting December 9, 2021

Douglas County Transit Solutions Local Coordinating Council Meeting Notes December 9, 2021 Open discussion for member updates Artie Lehl from Douglas County Housing Partnership – Many new affordable housing developments coming in 2022. Consider transit options for residents, visitors, and staff. South Range Crossing – available spring of 2022 in Parker Apex Meridian South- 208 […]

Sign Up for Personalized Tech Help

Senior Planet is offering virtual, 1-on-1 tech tutoring sessions! Volunteers from Verizon will join via Zoom to individually help you with any technology-related questions you might have. You do NOT need to own a Verizon device to take advantage of this free opportunity! To sign up for personalized assistance, please email Rebecca Altneu at raltneu@oats.org. Include your […]

Apply to RTD’s 2022 Focus Group

Want to have your say? Apply to RTD’s annual Focus Group Customer Panel before our deadline on 1/9. Participants will be selected 1/31. https://rtdden.co/303Cyeq #HaveYourSay #FocusGroup

No Copay Radio

No Copay Radio is a podcast starring Dr. John of 9News Denver. The podcast is devoted to giving you the story behind the latest health headlines. nocopayradio.com