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The N Line, also known as the North Metro Rail Line during construction, is a commuter rail line which is part of the commuter and light rail system operated by the Regional Transportation District (RTD) in the Denver Metropolitan Area in Colorado. [1]

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The BNSF Railway is one of the largest freight railroad networks in North America, second to the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) (its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight), and is one of seven North American Class I railroads.

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The California Zephyr is a passenger train operated by Amtrak between Chicago, Illinois, and Emeryville, California, via Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Colorado, Utah, Nevada, and California.

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Colorado is a U.S. state encompassing most of the Southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains.

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The City of Commerce City is a Home Rule Municipality located in Adams County, Colorado, United States.

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Commuter rail, also called suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport service that primarily operates between a city centre, and the middle to outer suburbs beyond 15 km (10 miles) and commuter towns or other locations that draw large numbers of commuters — people who travel on a daily basis.

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The City and County of Denver (Arapaho: Niinéniiniicíihéhe') is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Denver is the central city of a conurbation region in the U.S. state of Colorado.

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An environmental impact statement (EIS), under United States environmental law, is a document required by the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) for certain actions "significantly affecting the quality of the human environment".

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FasTracks is a multi-billion dollar public transportation expansion plan under construction in metropolitan Denver, Colorado, United States.

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The Global Recession was the general economic decline observed in world markets around the end of the first decade of the 21st century.

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Interstate 270 (I-270) is a highway in the northeastern part of the Denver–Aurora Metropolitan Area in the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Northglenn is a Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado.

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An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.

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Public transport (North American English: public transportation or public transit) is a shared passenger transport service which is available for use by the general public, as distinct from modes such as taxicab, carpooling or hired buses which are not shared by strangers without private arrangement.

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The Regional Transportation District, or commonly RTD, was organized in 1969 and is the regional authority operating public transit services in eight of the twelve counties in the Denver-Aurora-Boulder Combined Statistical Area in Colorado.

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RTD Bus & Light Rail (branded as TheRide) is a transit system in the Denver, Colorado metropolitan area.

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Sand Creek is a U.S. Geological Survey.

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The Silverliner V is an electric railcar designed and built by Hyundai Rotem for the SEPTA Regional Rail system and is now being offered to other commuter rail providers with Denver's RTD being the second purchaser.

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Suncor Energy is a Canadian integrated energy company based in Calgary, Alberta.

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The City of Thornton is a Home Rule Municipality in Adams and Weld counties in the U.S. state of Colorado, located in the northeast quadrant of the Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, CO Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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The Union Pacific Railroad is a Class I line haul freight railroad that operates nearly 9,000 locomotives over 32,000 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago, Illinois and New Orleans, Louisiana.

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Denver Union Station is the main railway station and central transportation hub in Denver, Colorado.

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The 16th Street Mall is a pedestrian and transit mall in Denver, Colorado.

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[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N_Line_(RTD)

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