DU Home 2017-01-07T02:04:23+00:00

Larimer Between 14th and Auraria Campus Receives Bike-Ped Upgrades

Sometimes a fairly small improvement can have a big impact on how friendly a street feels for bicycles and pedestrians. For example, take the stretch of Larimer Street between the Auraria Campus and 14th Street. For years, Larimer has had one eastbound bus-only lane, two to three westbound vehicle lanes, narrow sidewalks, and no bike lanes, giving this stretch of Larimer Street a very automobile-dominant feel—a sad situation made even worse by the fact that it intersects with Speer Boulevard, a 10-lane monster that separates downtown from the Auraria Campus. [...]