Empower Field at Mile High station

Empower Field at Mile High station (formerly Invesco Field at Mile High station, Sports Authority Field at Mile High station and Broncos Stadium at Mile High station) is a RTD light rail station in Denver, Colorado, United States. Operating as part of the C, E and W Lines, the station was opened on April 5, 2002, and is operated by the Regional Transportation District.[4][5] It primarily serves the adjacent Empower Field at Mile High football stadium.

Empower Field at Mile High
RTD light rail station
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The Empower Field at Mile High station in Denver. "Union Station" and "Littleton - Mineral Station" signs serve to direct departing football fans to the proper train.
LocationFourth & Walnut Streets
Denver, Colorado
Coordinates39°44′36″N 105°00′48″W / 39.743457°N 105.013198°W / 39.743457; -105.013198Coordinates: 39°44′36″N 105°00′48″W / 39.743457°N 105.013198°W / 39.743457; -105.013198
Owned byRegional Transportation District
Line(s)
  C Line
  E Line
  W Line
Platforms2 side platforms
1 island platform
Tracks2
ConnectionsRTD buses
Construction
Structure typeAt-Grade
ParkingNone
Bicycle facilitiesBike trees
Disabled accessYes
Other information
Fare zoneA[1]
History
OpenedApril 5, 2002
Passengers
2014985 (avg. weekday)[2] (RTD)
Rank38 out of 44[3]
Services
Preceding station RTD Following station
Pepsi Center–Elitch Gardens C Line Auraria West
E Line Auraria West
W Line Auraria West

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ RTD Station Info
  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-03-20. Retrieved 2015-06-26.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2015-03-20. Retrieved 2015-06-26.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ Proctor, Cathy (March 22, 2002). "New light rail will provide a critical link". Denver Business Journal.
  5. ^ "RTD: Central Platte Valley Light Rail Line" (PDF). Regional Transportation District. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 15, 2011. Retrieved September 26, 2010.