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N Line (RTD)

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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]

33 relations: Alternating current, BNSF Railway, California Zephyr, Colorado, Colorado State Highway 224, Commerce City, Colorado, Commuter rail, Coors Field, Denver, Denver metropolitan area, Denver Union Station, Eastlake, Colorado, Environmental impact statement, FasTracks, Great Recession, Hertz, Interstate 270 (Colorado), Interstate 76 (Colorado–Nebraska), National Western Stock Show, Northglenn, Colorado, Overhead line, Public transport, Regional Transportation District, Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colorado), RTD Bus & Rail, Sand Creek (Denver, Colorado), South Platte River, Suncor Energy, Thornton, Colorado, Union Pacific Railroad, Volt, 16th Street Mall, 48th & Brighton/National Western Center station.

Alternating current

Alternating current (AC) is an electric current which periodically reverses direction, in contrast to direct current (DC) which flows only in one direction.

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BNSF Railway

The BNSF Railway Company is the largest freight railroad network in North America, followed by the Union Pacific Railroad (UP) in second place, its primary competitor for Western U.S. freight.

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California Zephyr

The California Zephyr (the CZ, or "Silver Lady") is a passenger train operated by Amtrak between Chicago and the San Francisco Bay Area (at Emeryville), via Omaha, Denver, Salt Lake City, and Reno.

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Colorado is a state of the United States 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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Colorado State Highway 224

State Highway 224 is a highway in Adams County, Colorado.

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Commerce City, Colorado

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

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Commuter rail

Commuter rail, also called suburban rail, is a passenger rail transport service that primarily operates between a city centre and 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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Coors Field

Coors Field is a baseball park located in downtown Denver, Colorado.

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Denver, officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado.

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Denver metropolitan area

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

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Denver Union Station

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

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Eastlake, Colorado

Eastlake is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office in Adams County, Colorado, United States.

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Environmental impact statement

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 multibillion-dollar public transportation expansion plan under construction in metropolitan Denver, Colorado, United States.

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Great Recession

The Great Recession was a period of general economic decline observed in world markets during the late 2000s and early 2010s.

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The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.

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Interstate 270 (Colorado)

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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Interstate 76 (Colorado–Nebraska)

Interstate 76 (I-76) is an Interstate Highway that runs from Interstate 70 in Arvada, Colorado (near Denver) to an intersection with Interstate 80 near Big Springs, Nebraska.

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National Western Stock Show

The historical National Western Stock Show has been held annually every January at the National Western Complex in Denver, Colorado since 1906.

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Northglenn, Colorado

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

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Overhead line

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

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Public transport

Public transport (also known as public transportation, public transit, or mass transit) is transport of passengers by group travel systems available for use by the general public, typically managed on a schedule, operated on established routes, and that charge a posted fee for each trip.

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Regional Transportation District

The Regional Transportation District, more commonly referred to as RTD, was organized in 1969 as the regional authority operating public transit services in eight out of the twelve counties in the Denver-Aurora-Boulder Combined Statistical Area in Colorado.

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Riverside Cemetery (Denver, Colorado)

Riverside Cemetery, established in 1876, is Denver, Colorado's oldest operating cemetery.

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RTD Bus & Rail

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

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Sand Creek (Denver, Colorado)

Sand Creek is a U.S. Geological Survey.

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South Platte River

The South Platte River is one of the two principal tributaries of the Platte River.

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Suncor Energy

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

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Thornton, Colorado

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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Union Pacific Railroad

The Union Pacific Railroad (or Union Pacific Railroad Company and simply Union Pacific) is a freight hauling railroad that operates 8,500 locomotives over 32,100 route-miles in 23 states west of Chicago and New Orleans.

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The volt (symbol: V) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.

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16th Street Mall

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

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48th & Brighton/National Western Center station

48th & Brighton / National Western Center is a station, currently under construction, on the N Line of the Denver RTD commuter rail system in Denver, Colorado.

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

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