For years, Brighton Boulevard has provided a connection to the National Western Stock Show Complex and has been an important corridor for the Elyria and Swansea neighborhoods. With the redevelopment of the site into a multi-use entertainment and educational facility, Brighton Boulevard north of I-70 is poised to become a multi-modal gateway to the future National Western Center, the future RTD North Metro Line and improve this important connection for residents and visitors alike.
Based on the 30 percent design efforts, Brighton Blvd. between 47th Avenue and Race Court will have:
Project elements being designed in 2017 and planned for construction starting in 2018, include:
More refined design plans for Brighton Boulevard that incorporate National Western Center mobility and sustainability goals as well as aesthetic concepts, were displayed at an open house last month and will soon be finalized.
The next public open house will take place during the summer 2017.