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:
In 2015, 30% design was completed with public input. In Spring 2017, a community process will be launched to complete 100% design and prepare for construction.
The next public open house will take place during the summer 2017.