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27655B061F562A1587258477005DD255 Hearing Summary




PUBLIC
BILL SUMMARY For PRESENTATION FROM THE FRONT RANGE RAIL COMMISSION

INTERIM COMMITTEE  TRANSPORTATION LEGISLATION REVIEW COMMITTEE
Date Sep 16, 2019      
Location Old State Library



Presentation from the Front Range Rail Commission - Committee Discussion Only


11:04:49 AM  

Jacob Riger, Pete Rickershauser,  Commissioner Terry Hart, and Mr. Krutsinger, representing the Southwest Chief and Front Range Passenger Rail Commission, provided an update on the commission's work (Attachment B).  

11:20:33 AM  

Mr. Rickershauser continued by presenting on the recent accomplishments of the commission.  He stated that the commission continues to address track condition through a TIGER Grant of $16 million.  He also noted that the commission has added a project director and created a service development plan and environmental impact study for front range rail, as a result of $2.5 million provided by SB18-001. 

11:37:45 AM  

Representatives of the commission continued their presentation by discussing the ongoing outreach and stakeholder building for passenger rail service along the Front Range.