Daily Camera (Boulder)
RTD proposes county service changes
Feedback on proposed route changes will be gathered during virtual public meetings
The Regional Transportation District is hosting virtual public meetings to gather feedback on proposed route changes, including routes in Boulder County.
The proposed changes include: suspending service between the Lookout Road/
Gunpark stop and Heatherwood/devonshire stop on Route 205; reducing weekday service to hourly midday and reducing weekend hours to 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for clearly realize that while an apology is an important first step, but it is only that on a long journey to rebuild mutual trust and respect.”
Board Treasurer Todd Wieseler asked Dirr to describe what the department could look like if he continued as chief.
“We somehow have to get to a level where we trust each other and respect each other,” Dirr said. “My goal
Route 225/225D/225E, including Boulder/broomfield via Baseline and U.S. 287; and suspending route GS between Boulder and Golden and replacing it with an Rtd-paid Uber/lyft service, taxi voucher or carpool program.
RTD is also looking at adjusting running times for is to be an active listener … to work collaboratively with the team and make sure district goals are met.
“At the end of the day, I’m here to serve the community and not to earn a paycheck,” he said.
Dirr has worked for the district for about 30 years.
The meeting, which began at 7 p.m., was still going at 9:45 p.m., and the board had not made a decision. route LD, which serves Longmont and Lafayette.
The proposal also cuts service hours for Route 228 to 8 a.m.- 9 p.m. weekdays, 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. Saturdays and 8 a.m.- 6 p.m. Sundays due to low ridership. RTD’S Flexride is available in Louisville, Superior and Broomfield for earlier service according to the RTD proposal.
Public meetings will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday and at noon and 6 p.m. Monday. The 6 p.m. Monday session will be in Spanish.
Links to participate through Facebook Live or Microsoft Teams are available at bit.ly/3nzeopv.